Swear, Sworn - Vine's Expository Dictionary of New Testament Words

Swear, Sworn

[ 1,,G3660,omnumi / omnuo ] is used of affirming or denying by an oath," e.g., Matthew 26:74; Mark 6:23; Luke 1:73; Hebrews 3:11, Hebrews 3:18; Hebrews 4:3; Hebrews 7:21; accompanied by that by which one swears, e.g., Matthew 5:34, Matthew 5:36; Matthew 23:16; Hebrews 6:13, Hebrews 6:16; James 5:12; Revelation 10:6. Cp. ADJURE.

Note: For "false swearers," 1 Timothy 1:10, See FORSWEAR.

Vine's Expository Dictionary of New Testament Words