Bill Mounce

For an Informed Love of God


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ἐναντίος, α, ον
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against, opposite, in hostility
opposite to, over against, Mk. 15:39; contrary, as the wind, Mt. 14:24; Acts 26:9; 28:17; ὁ ἐξ ἐναντιας, an adverse party, enemy, Tit. 2:8; adverse, hostile, counter, 1 Thess. 2:15

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Matthew 14:24 Meanwhile the boat, already far from land, was being tossed by the waves, for the wind was against (enantios | ἐναντίος | nom sg masc) it.
Mark 6:48 He saw them straining at the oars, for the wind was against (enantios | ἐναντίος | nom sg masc) them. About the fourth watch of the night he came toward them, walking on the lake. He intended to pass by them,
Mark 15:39 And when the centurion, who was standing in front (enantias | ἐναντίας | gen sg fem) of him, saw that in this way he had died, he said, “Truly, this man was the son of God!”
Acts 26:9 I thought to myself that I ought to do many deeds (enantia | ἐναντία | acc pl neut) hostile (enantia | ἐναντία | acc pl neut) to the name of Jesus of Nazareth.
Acts 27:4 And putting out to sea from there, we sailed under the lee of Cyprus, because the winds were against (enantious | ἐναντίους | acc pl masc) us.
1 Thessalonians 2:15 who killed the Lord Jesus and the prophets, and have driven us out, who are displeasing to God and oppose (enantiōn | ἐναντίων | gen pl masc) all mankind,
Titus 2:8 beyond reproach in your healthy instruction, so that the opponent may be put to shame because he has nothing evil to say against us.