Word Summary
antilogia: gainsaying, contradiction
Original Word: ἀντιλογία
Transliteration: antilogia
Phonetic Spelling: (an-tee-log-ee'-ah)
Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine
Short Definition: gainsaying, contradiction
Meaning: gainsaying, contradiction
Strong's Concordance
contradiction, strife.

From a derivative of antilego; dispute, disobedience -- contradiction, gainsaying, strife.

see GREEK antilego

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 485: ἀντιλογία

ἀντιλογία ἀντιλογίας, (ἀντίλογος, and this from ἀντιλέγω) (from Herodotus down);

1. gainsaying, contradiction: Hebrews 7:7; with the added notion of strife, Hebrews 6:16 (Exodus 18:16; Deuteronomy 19:17, etc.).

2. opposition in act (this sense is disputed by some, e. g. Lün. on Heb. as below, Meyer on Romans 10:21 (see ἀντιλέγω); contra cf. Fritzsche on Romans, the passage cited): Hebrews 12:3; rebellion, Jude 1:11 (Proverbs 17:11).