5121. tounantion
Strong's Concordance
tounantion: on the contrary
Original Word: τοὐναντίον
Part of Speech: Adverb, Correlative
Transliteration: tounantion
Phonetic Spelling: (too-nan-tee'-on)
Definition: on the contrary
Usage: on the contrary, on the other hand.
HELPS Word-studies

5121 tounantíon (from the neuter definite article 3588 /ho, and 1726 /enantíon, "the condition of being set against") – properly, the condition (situation) of being against ("on the contrary").

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
adverb from contr. of ho, and enantion
on the contrary
NASB Translation
contrary (2), instead (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 5121: τοὐναντίον

τοὐναντίον (by crasis for τό ἀναντιον (Buttmann, 10)) ((Arstpb., Thucydides, others)), on the contrary, contrariwise (Vulg.e contrario), accusative used adverbially (Winer's Grammar, 230 (216)): 2 Corinthians 2:7; Galatians 2:7; 1 Peter 3:9.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
on the contrary

Contraction for the neuter of ho and enantion; on the contrary -- contrariwise.

see GREEK ho

see GREEK enantion

Forms and Transliterations
τουναντιον τουναντίον τοὐναντίον tounantion tounantíon
Interlinear GreekInterlinear HebrewStrong's NumbersEnglishman's Greek ConcordanceEnglishman's Hebrew ConcordanceParallel Texts
Englishman's Concordance
2 Corinthians 2:7 Adv-C
GRK: ὥστε τοὐναντίον μᾶλλον ὑμᾶς
NAS: so that on the contrary you should rather
KJV: So that contrariwise ye [ought] rather
INT: so that on the contrary rather you

Galatians 2:7 Adv-C
GRK: ἀλλὰ τοὐναντίον ἰδόντες ὅτι
NAS: But on the contrary, seeing
KJV: But contrariwise, when they saw that
INT: but on the contrary having seen that

1 Peter 3:9 Adv-C
GRK: ἀντὶ λοιδορίας τοὐναντίον δὲ εὐλογοῦντες
NAS: but giving a blessing instead; for you were called
KJV: but contrariwise blessing;
INT: for railing on the contrary moreover blessing

Strong's Greek 5121
3 Occurrences

τοὐναντίον — 3 Occ.

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