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Lexicon :: Strong's G3862 - paradosis

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παράδοσις
Transliteration
paradosis
Pronunciation
pä-rä'-do-sēs (Key)
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Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 2:172,166

Strong’s Definitions

παράδοσις parádosis, par-ad'-os-is; from G3860; transmission, i.e. (concretely) a precept; specially, the Jewish traditionary law:—ordinance, tradition.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 13x

The KJV translates Strong's G3862 in the following manner: tradition (12x), ordinance (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 13x
The KJV translates Strong's G3862 in the following manner: tradition (12x), ordinance (1x).
  1. giving up, giving over

    1. the act of giving up

    2. the surrender of cities

  2. a giving over which is done by word of mouth or in writing, i.e. tradition by instruction, narrative, precept, etc.

    1. objectively, that which is delivered, the substance of a teaching

    2. of the body of precepts, esp. ritual, which in the opinion of the later Jews were orally delivered by Moses and orally transmitted in unbroken succession to subsequent generations, which precepts, both illustrating and expanding the written law, as they did were to be obeyed with equal reverence

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
παράδοσις parádosis, par-ad'-os-is; from G3860; transmission, i.e. (concretely) a precept; specially, the Jewish traditionary law:—ordinance, tradition.
STRONGS NT 3862: παράδοσις
παράδοσις, παραδοσεως, (παραδίδωμι), a giving over, giving up; i. e.
1. the act of giving up, the surrender: of cities, Polybius 9, 25, 5; Josephus, b. j. 1, 8, 6; χρημάτων, Aristotle, pol. 5, 7, 11, p. 1309{a}, 10.
2. a giving over which is done by word of mouth or in writing, i. e. tradition by instruction, narrative, precept, etc. (see παραδίδωμι, 4); hence, equivalent to instruction, Epictetus diss. 2, 23, 40; joined with διδασκαλία, Plato, legg. 7, p. 803 a. objectively, what is delivered, the substance of the teaching: so of Paul's teaching, 2 Thessalonians 3:6; in plural of the particular injunctions of Paul's instruction, 1 Corinthians 11:2; 2 Thessalonians 2:15. used in the singular of a written narrative, Josephus, contra Apion 1, 9, 2; 10, 2; again, of the body of precepts, especially ritual, which in the opinion of the later Jews were orally delivered by Moses and orally transmitted in unbroken succession to subsequent generations, which precepts, both illustrating and expanding the written law, as they did, were to be obeyed with equal reverence (Josephus, Antiquities 13, 10, 6 distinguishes between τά ἐκ παραδοσεως τῶν πατέρων and τά γεγραμμένα, i. e. τά ἐν τοῖς Μωϋσέως νόμοις γεγραμμένα νόμιμα): Matthew 15:2f, 6; Mark 7:3, 5, 9, 13; with τῶν ἀνθρώπων added, as opposed to the divine teachings, Mark 7:8; Colossians 2:8 (where see Lightfoot); πατρικαι παραδόσεις, precepts received from the fathers, whether handed down in the O. T. books or orally, Galatians 1:14 ((others restrict the word here to the extra-biblical traditions; cf. Meyer or Lightfoot at the passage). Cf. B. D. American edition under the word .)
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Matthew
15:2; 15:6
Mark
7:3; 7:5; 7:8; 7:9; 7:13
1 Corinthians
11:2
Galatians
1:14
Colossians
2:8
2 Thessalonians
2:15; 3:6

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G3862 matches the Greek παράδοσις (paradosis),
which occurs 13 times in 13 verses in the Greek concordance of the KJV

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 15:2 - Why do thy disciples transgress the tradition G3862 of the elders? for they wash not their hands when they eat bread.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 15:3 - But he answered and said unto them, Why do ye also transgress the commandment of God by your tradition? G3862
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 15:6 - And honour not his father or his mother, he shall be free. Thus have ye made the commandment of God of none effect by your tradition. G3862
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 7:3 - For the Pharisees, and all the Jews, except they wash their hands oft, eat not, holding the tradition G3862 of the elders.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 7:5 - Then the Pharisees and scribes asked him, Why walk not thy disciples according to the tradition G3862 of the elders, but eat bread with unwashen hands?
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 7:8 - For laying aside the commandment of God, ye hold the tradition G3862 of men, as the washing of pots and cups: and many other such like things ye do.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 7:9 - And he said unto them, Full well ye reject the commandment of God, that ye may keep your own tradition. G3862
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 7:13 - Making the word of God of none effect through your tradition, G3862 which ye have delivered: and many such like things do ye.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 11:2 - Now I praise you, brethren, that ye remember me in all things, and keep the ordinances, G3862 as I delivered them to you.
Unchecked Copy BoxGal 1:14 - And profited in the Jews' religion above many my equals in mine own nation, being more exceedingly zealous of the traditions G3862 of my fathers.
Unchecked Copy BoxCol 2:8 - Beware lest any man spoil you through philosophy and vain deceit, after the tradition G3862 of men, after the rudiments of the world, and not after Christ.
Unchecked Copy Box2Th 2:15 - Therefore, brethren, stand fast, and hold the traditions G3862 which ye have been taught, whether by word, or our epistle.
Unchecked Copy Box2Th 3:6 - Now we command you, brethren, in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, that ye withdraw yourselves from every brother that walketh disorderly, and not after the tradition G3862 which he received of us.
 
 
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