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Lexicon :: Strong's G4240 - prautēs

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prautēs (Key)
prah-oo'-tace (Key)
Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 6:645,929

Strong’s Definitions

πραΰτης praÿtēs, prah-oo'-tace; from G4239; mildness, i.e. (by implication) humility:—meekness.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 3x

The KJV translates Strong's G4240 in the following manner: meekness (3x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 3x
The KJV translates Strong's G4240 in the following manner: meekness (3x).
  1. mildness of disposition, gentleness of spirit, meekness

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
πραΰτης praÿtēs, prah-oo'-tace; from G4239; mildness, i.e. (by implication) humility:—meekness.
STRONGS NT 4240: πραΰτης
πραΰτης, see πραότης.
See related Strong's entry G4236.
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G4240 matches the Greek πραΰτης (prautēs),
which occurs 11 times in 11 verses in the Greek concordance of the NASB

Unchecked Copy Box1Co 4:21 - What do you desire? Shall I come to you with a rod, or with love and a spirit of gentleness? G4240
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 10:1 - Now I, Paul, myself urge you by the meekness G4240 and gentleness of Christ—I who am [fn]meek when face to face with you, but bold toward you when absent!
Unchecked Copy BoxGal 5:23 - gentleness, G4240 self-control; against such things there is no law.
Unchecked Copy BoxGal 6:1 - Brethren, even if [fn]anyone is caught in any trespass, you who are spiritual, restore such a one in a spirit of gentleness; G4240 each one looking to yourself, so that you too will not be tempted.
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 4:2 - with all humility and gentleness, G4240 with patience, showing tolerance for one another in love,
Unchecked Copy BoxCol 3:12 - So, as those who have been chosen of God, holy and beloved, put on a heart of compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness G4240 and [fn]patience;
Unchecked Copy Box2Ti 2:25 - with gentleness G4240 correcting those who are in opposition, if perhaps God may grant them repentance leading to the knowledge of the truth,
Unchecked Copy BoxTit 3:2 - to malign no one, to be peaceable, gentle, showing every consideration G4240 for all men.
Unchecked Copy BoxJas 1:21 - Therefore, putting aside all filthiness and all [fn]that remains of wickedness, in [fn]humility G4240 receive the word implanted, which is able to save your souls.
Unchecked Copy BoxJas 3:13 - Who among you is wise and understanding? Let him show by his good behavior his deeds in the gentleness G4240 of wisdom.
Unchecked Copy Box1Pe 3:15 - but [fn]sanctify Christ as Lord in your hearts, always being ready to make a [fn]defense to everyone who asks you to give an account for the hope that is in you, yet with gentleness G4240 and [fn]reverence;
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