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ὑπεροχή

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
ὑπεροχή, ῆς, ἡ
Greek transliteration: 
hyperochē
Simplified transliteration: 
hyperoche
Numbers
Strong's number: 
5247
GK Number: 
5667
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
2
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
n-1b
Gloss: 
authority, superiority
Definition: 
prominence;, met., excellence, rare quality, 1 Cor. 2:1; eminent station, authority, 1 Tim. 2:2*

Greek-English Concordance for

1 Corinthians 2:1 When I came to you, brothers, I did not come with excellence (hyperochēn | ὑπεροχήν | acc sg fem) of speech or of wisdom as I told you about the secret purpose of God.
1 Timothy 2:2 — on behalf of kings and all who are in positions of authority (hyperochē | ὑπεροχῇ | dat sg fem) — so that we might live out our lives in tranquility and calmness with complete reverence and godly dignity.