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Dictionaries :: Wilfully, Willfully

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Vine's Expository Dictionary of New Testament Words
A-1 Adverb Strong's Number: g1596 Greek: hekousios

Wilfully, Willfully:

denotes "voluntarily, willingly," Hbr 10:26, (of sinning) "willfully;" in 1Pe 5:2, "willingly" (of exercising oversight over the flock of God).

B-1 Verb Strong's Number: g2309 Greek: thelo

Wilfully, Willfully:

"to will," used in the present participle in 2Pe 3:5, is rendered "willfully (forget)" in the RV, AV, "willingly (are ignorant of)," lit., "this escapes them (i.e., their notice) willing (i.e. of their own will)."
See WILL, C, No. 1, WILLING, B, No. 1.

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