2312. theodidaktos
Strong's Concordance
theodidaktos: taught of God
Original Word: θεοδίδακτος, ον
Part of Speech: Adjective
Transliteration: theodidaktos
Phonetic Spelling: (theh-od-id'-ak-tos)
Short Definition: taught by God
Definition: taught by God, divinely instructed.
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from theos and didaskó
Definition
taught of God
NASB Translation
taught by God (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 2312: θεοδίδακτος

θεοδίδακτος, θεοδιδακτον (Θεός and διδακτός), taught of God: 1 Thessalonians 4:9. ((the Epistle of Barnabas 21, 6 [ET] (cf. Harnack's note)); ecclesiastical writings.)

STRONGS NT 2312: θεολόγοςθεολόγος, θεολογου, (Θεός and λέγω), in Greek writings (from Aristotle on) one who speaks (treats) of the gods and divine things, versed in sacred science; (Grossmann, Quaestiones Philoneae, i., p. 8, shows that the word is used also by Philo, especially of Moses (cf. de praem. et poen. § 9)). This title is given to John in the inscription of the Apocalypse, according to the Rec. text, apparently as the publisher and interpreter of divine oracles, just as Lucian styles the same person θεολόγος in Alex. 19 that he calls προφήτης in c. 22. The common opinion is that John was called θεολόγος in the same sense in which the term was used of Gregory of Nazianzus, viz. because he taught the θεότης of the λόγος. But then the wonder is, why the copyists did not prefer to apply the epithet to him in the title of the Gospel.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
taught of God.

From theos and didasko; divinely instructed -- taught of God.

see GREEK theos

see GREEK didasko

Forms and Transliterations
θεοδιδακτοι θεοδίδακτοί theodidaktoi theodídaktoí
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θεοδίδακτοί — 1 Occ.

1 Thessalonians 4:9 Adj-NMP
GRK: γὰρ ὑμεῖς θεοδίδακτοί ἐστε εἰς
NAS: to you, for you yourselves are taught by God to love
KJV: yourselves are taught of God to love
INT: indeed you taught of God are for

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