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Lexicon :: Strong's G4327 - prosdechomai

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προσδέχομαι
Transliteration
prosdechomai (Key)
Pronunciation
pros-dekh'-om-ahee
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Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
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Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 2:57,146

Strong’s Definitions

προσδέχομαι prosdéchomai, pros-dekh'-om-ahee; from G4314 and G1209; to admit (to intercourse, hospitality, credence, or (figuratively) endurance); by implication, to await (with confidence or patience):—accept, allow, look (wait) for, take.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 14x

The KJV translates Strong's G4327 in the following manner: look for (4x), wait for (3x), receive (3x), waited for (with G2258) (1x), allow (1x), take (1x), accept (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 14x
The KJV translates Strong's G4327 in the following manner: look for (4x), wait for (3x), receive (3x), waited for (with G2258) (1x), allow (1x), take (1x), accept (1x).
  1. to receive to one's self, to admit, to give access to one's self

    1. to admit one, receive one into intercourse and companionship

    2. to receive one (coming from some place)

    3. to accept (not to reject) a thing offered

  2. to expect: the fulfilment of promises

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
προσδέχομαι prosdéchomai, pros-dekh'-om-ahee; from G4314 and G1209; to admit (to intercourse, hospitality, credence, or (figuratively) endurance); by implication, to await (with confidence or patience):—accept, allow, look (wait) for, take.
STRONGS NT 4327: προσδέχομαι
προσδέχομαι; deponent middle; imperfect προσεδεχόμην; 1 aorist προσεδεξαμην;
1. as in Greek writings from Aeschylus and Herodotus down, "to receive to oneself, to admit, to give access to oneself': τινα, to admit one, receive into intercourse and companionship, τούς ἁμαρτωλούς, Luke 15:2; to receive one (coming from some place), Romans 16:2; Philippians 2:29 ( 1 Chronicles 12:18); τί, to accept (not to reject) a thing offered: οὐ προσδεξάμενοι, to reject, Hebrews 11:35; προσδέχονται ἐλπίδα, to admit (accept) hope, i. e. not to repudiate but to entertain, embrace, its substance, Acts 24:15 (others refer this to the next head ( R. V. text look for)); not to shun, to bear, an impending evil ( A. V. took the spoiling etc.), Hebrews 10:34.
2. as from Homer down, to expect ( A. V. look for, trait for): τινα, Luke 12:36; τί, Mark 15:43; Luke 2:25, 38; Luke 23:51; ( Acts 23:21); Titus 2:13; Jude 1:21; τάς ἐπαγγελίας, the fulfilment of the promises, Hebrews 11:13 Lachmann (Cf. δέχομαι, at the endl
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

1 Chronicles
12:18
Mark
15:43
Luke
2:25; 2:38; 12:36; 15:2; 23:51
Acts
23:21; 24:15
Romans
16:2
Philippians
2:29
Titus
2:13
Hebrews
10:34; 11:13; 11:35
Jude
1:21

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G4327 matches the Greek προσδέχομαι (prosdechomai),
which occurs 14 times in 14 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 15:43 - Joseph of Arimathaea, an honourable counsellor, which also waited G4327 for the kingdom of God, came, and went in boldly unto Pilate, and craved the body of Jesus.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 2:25 - And, behold, there was a man in Jerusalem, whose name was Simeon; and the same man was just and devout, waiting G4327 for the consolation of Israel: and the Holy Ghost was upon him.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 2:38 - And she coming in that instant gave thanks likewise unto the Lord, and spake of him to all them that looked G4327 for redemption in Jerusalem.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 12:36 - And ye yourselves like unto men that wait G4327 for their lord, when he will return from the wedding; that when he cometh and knocketh, they may open unto him immediately.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 15:2 - And the Pharisees and scribes murmured, saying, This man receiveth G4327 sinners, and eateth with them.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 23:51 - (The same had not consented to the counsel and deed of them;) he was of Arimathaea, a city of the Jews: who also himself waited for G4327 the kingdom of God.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 23:21 - But do not thou yield unto them: for there lie in wait for him of them more than forty men, which have bound themselves with an oath, that they will neither eat nor drink till they have killed him: and now are they ready, looking for G4327 a promise from thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 24:15 - And have hope toward God, which they themselves also allow, G4327 that there shall be a resurrection of the dead, both of the just and unjust.
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 16:2 - That ye receive G4327 her in the Lord, as becometh saints, and that ye assist her in whatsoever business she hath need of you: for she hath been a succourer of many, and of myself also.
Unchecked Copy BoxPhl 2:29 - Receive G4327 him therefore in the Lord with all gladness; and hold such in reputation:
Unchecked Copy BoxTit 2:13 - Looking for G4327 that blessed hope, and the glorious appearing of the great God and our Saviour Jesus Christ;
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 10:34 - For ye had compassion of me in my bonds, and took G4327 joyfully the spoiling of your goods, knowing in yourselves that ye have in heaven a better and an enduring substance.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 11:35 - Women received their dead raised to life again: and others were tortured, not accepting G4327 deliverance; that they might obtain a better resurrection:
Unchecked Copy BoxJde 1:21 - Keep yourselves in the love of God, looking for G4327 the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ unto eternal life.

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