huperoché: a projection, eminenceOriginal Word: ὑπεροχή, ῆς, ἡ
Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine
Phonetic Spelling: (hoop-er-okh-ay')
Short Definition: superiority, excellence
Definition: superiority, excellence, preeminence, authority.
Cognate: 5247 hypero
[5247 (hyperoxḗ) is properly "a projection (eminence), as the peak of a mountain; metaphorically, excellence, pre-eminence" (so also in Aristotle, A-S).]
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
a projection, eminence
authority (1), superiority (1).
Thayer's Greek LexiconSTRONGS NT 5247: ὑπεροχή
ὑπεροχή, ὑπεροχῆς, ἡ (from ὑπέροχος, and this from ὑπερέχω, which see), properly, elevation, pre-eminence, superiority (properly, in Polybius, Plutarch, others); metaphorically, excellence (Plato, Aristotle, Polybius, Josephus, Plutarch, others): τῶν ἐν ὑπεροχή, namely, ὄντες (R. V. those that are in high place), of magistrates, 1 Timothy 2:2 (ἐν ὑπεροχή κεῖσθαι, to have great honor and authority, 2 Macc. 3:11); καθ' ὑπεροχήν λόγου ἡ σοφίας (A. V. with excellency of speech or of wisdom i. e.) with distinguished eloquence or wisdom, 1 Corinthians 2:1.
Strong's Exhaustive Concordanceauthority, excellency.
From huperecho; prominence, i.e. (figuratively) superiority (in rank or character) -- authority, excellency.
see GREEK huperecho
Forms and Transliterationsυπεροχη υπεροχή ὑπεροχῇ υπεροχην υπεροχήν ὑπεροχὴν υπερόψει hyperoche hyperochē hyperochêi hyperochē̂i hyperochen hyperochēn hyperochḕn uperoche uperochē uperochen uperochēn
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Englishman's ConcordanceStrong's Greek 5247
ὑπεροχῇ — 1 Occ.
ὑπεροχὴν — 1 Occ.
1 Corinthians 2:1 N-AFS
GRK: οὐ καθ' ὑπεροχὴν λόγου ἢ
NAS: I did not come with superiority of speech
KJV: not with excellency of speech or
INT: not according to excellency of word or