G3718 ὀρθοτομέω - Strong's Greek Lexicon Number

LSJ Gloss:
ὀρθοτομέω
to cut in a straight line
Dodson:
ὀρθοτομέω
I cut straight, handle correctly
I cut straight; met: I handle correctly, teach rightly.
Strong's:
ὀρθοτομέω

Derivation: from a compound of G3717 and the base of G5114, to make a straight cut, i.e. (figuratively) to dissect (expound) correctly (the divine message)

KJV Usage: rightly divide.

G3717 G5114
Thayer:
1) to cut straight, to cut straight ways
1a) to proceed on straight paths, hold a straight course, equiv. to doing right
2) to make straight and smooth, to handle aright, to teach the truth directly and correctly


ὀρθοτομέω
orthotomeō
or-thot-om-eh'-o
From a compound of G3717 and the base of G5114; to make a straight cut, that is, (figuratively) to dissect (expound) correctly (the divine message)

KJV Usage: rightly divide.


View how G3718 ὀρθοτομέω is used in the Bible

One occurence of G3718 ὀρθοτομέω

2 Timothy 2:15

Corresponding Hebrew Words

orthotomeo H3474 yashar pi.