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Headword: *)eriqei/a
Adler number: epsilon,2987
Translated headword: factious intriguing; working for hire
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] engaging in rivalry through speeches,[1] but it is also a term for working for wages.[2]
Greek Original:
*)eriqei/a: h( dia\ lo/gwn filoneiki/a, le/getai de\ kai\ h( misqarni/a.
[1] Likewise in other lexica. This reflects senses II.1 & 2 in LSJ s.v.: the former, attested primarily in Aristotle's Politics, can in context mean canvassing for public office (LSJ); the latter is characteristic of the use of the word in the New Testament.
[2] cf. epsilon 2984 (and mu 1119). This is LSJ's sense I.
Keywords: Christianity; definition; economics; ethics; philosophy; politics; religion; rhetoric
Translated by: Craig Gibson on 8 June 2007@15:50:51.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (augmented notes and keywords; cosmetics) on 10 June 2007@04:49:01.
David Whitehead on 26 October 2012@06:51:11.
David Whitehead (augmented notes and keywords) on 7 February 2016@08:02:31.


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