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ἐξομολογ-έομαι ,
A.confess,τὰς ἁμαρτίαςLXXDa.9.20, Ev.Matt.3.6, al., J.AJ8.4.6; admit, acknowledge,μυθογραφίανStr.1.2.35; “ἧττανPlu.Eum.17; “πίστειςPGnom.18; “ὅτι . .Ep.Phil.2.11, Luc.Herm. 75; “διότι . .LXX 2 Ma.7.37; esp. in legal formulae, “. εἰληφέναιPAvrom.1.7 (i B.C.); acknowledge,υἱόνPOxy.1473.9 (iii A.D.): abs., acknowledge a liability, PHib.1.30.18 (iii B.C.).
2. make grateful acknowledgements, give thanks, sing praises, LXX 2 Ki.22.50, al., Ph. 1.59, al., Ev.Matt.11.25: c. acc., “τοῦτο τῷ ΚυρίῳLXX Ge.29.35.
II. later in Act., agree, consent, Ev.Luc.22.6:—Pass., ἐξωμολογημέναι ἀποδείξεις agreed, admitted proofs, SIG685.95 (Magn. Mae., ii B. C.).
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (11):
    • Flavius Josephus, Jewish Antiquities, 8.4.6
    • New Testament, Matthew, 11.25
    • New Testament, Matthew, 3.6
    • Old Testament, Daniel, 9.20
    • New Testament, Philippians, 2.11
    • Strabo, Geography, 1.2.35
    • Old Testament, 2 Maccabees, 7.37
    • Old Testament, 2 Samuel, 22.50
    • Old Testament, Genesis, 29.35
    • Plutarch, Eumenes, 17
    • Lucian, Hermotimus, 75
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