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Lexicon :: Strong's G4269 - progonos

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progonos (Key)
Part of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
2x in 2 unique form(s)
2x in 2 unique form(s)
0x in 0 unique form(s)
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Strong’s Definitions

πρόγονος prógonos, prog'-on-os; from G4266; an ancestor, (grand-)parent:—forefather, parent.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 2x

The KJV translates Strong's G4269 in the following manner: parent (1x), forefather (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 2x
The KJV translates Strong's G4269 in the following manner: parent (1x), forefather (1x).
  1. born before, older

    1. of ancestors

    2. of a mother

    3. of grandparents

    4. of great-grand parents (if they are still alive)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
πρόγονος prógonos, prog'-on-os; from G4266; an ancestor, (grand-)parent:—forefather, parent.
STRONGS NT 4269: πρόγονος
πρόγονος, προγονου, (προγίνομαι), born before, older: Homer, Odyssey 9, 221; plural ancestors, Latinmajores (often so by Greek writings from Pindar down): ἀπό προγόνων, in the spirit and after the manner received from (my) forefathers (cf. ἀπό, II. 2 d. aa., p. 59a bottom), 2 Timothy 1:3; used of a mother, grandparents, and (if such survive) great-grandparents, 1 Timothy 5:4 (A. V. parents) (of surviving ancestors also in Plato, legg. 11, p. 932 at the beginning).
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1 Timothy
2 Timothy

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Strong's Number G4269 matches the Greek πρόγονος (progonos),
which occurs 2 times in 2 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 5:4 - but if any widow has children or grandchildren, they must first learn to show proper respect for their own family and to give back compensation to their parents G4269; for this is acceptable in the sight of God.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ti 1:3 - I thank God, whom I serve with a clear conscience [fn]the way my forefathers G4269 did, as I constantly remember you in my [fn]prayers night and day,

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