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Beck
Beckon
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International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
BECK; BECKON
BECK; BECKON<bek>, <bek’-’-n> ([νευ̂μα, neuma]): This word from [neuo], “to nod,” “beckon,” “make a sign” by moving the head or eyes (Luke 5:7; John 13:24; Acts 21:40; 24:10), occurs only in 2 Macc 8:18, “Almighty God who at a beck can cast down both them that come against us, and also
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Beck, Beckon
BECK, bek, BECKON, bekʹ’n (νεῦμα, neúma): This word from neúō, “to nod,” “beckon,” “make a sign” by moving the head or eyes (Lk 5:7; Jn 13:24; Acts 21:40; 24:10), occurs only in 2 Macc 8:18, “Almighty God who at a beck can cast down both them that come against us, and also all the world,” RV, “able