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Lexicon :: Strong's G4336 - proseuchomai

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proseuchomai (Key)
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87x in 31 unique form(s)
77x in 23 unique form(s)
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TDNT Reference: 2:807,279

Strong’s Definitions

προσεύχομαι proseúchomai, pros-yoo'-khom-ahee; from G4314 and G2172; to pray to God, i.e. supplicate, worship:—pray (X earnestly, for), make prayer.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 87x

The KJV translates Strong's G4336 in the following manner: pray (83x), make prayer (3x), pray for (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 87x
The KJV translates Strong's G4336 in the following manner: pray (83x), make prayer (3x), pray for (1x).
  1. to offer prayers, to pray

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
προσεύχομαι proseúchomai, pros-yoo'-khom-ahee; from G4314 and G2172; to pray to God, i.e. supplicate, worship:—pray (X earnestly, for), make prayer.
προσεύχομαι; deponent middle; imperfect προσηυχομην; future προσεύξομαι; 1 aorist προσηυξάμην; (on the augment see WHs Appendix, p. 162; cf. Tdf. Proleg., p. 121); from Aeschylus and Herodotus down; the Sept. for הִתְפַּלֵּל; to offer prayers, to pray (everywhere of prayers to the gods, or to God (cf. δέησις, at the end)): absolutely, Matthew 6:5-7, 9; Matthew 14:23; Matthew 26:36, 39, 44; Mark 1:35; Mark 6:46; Mark 11:24; Mark 13:33 (L T WH omit; Tr brackets the clause); 14:(32), 39; Luke 1:10; Luke 3:21; Luke 5:16; Luke 6:12; Luke 9:18, 28; Luke 11:1; Luke 18:1, 10; Luke 22:44 (L brackets WH reject the passage); Acts 1:24; Acts 6:6; Acts 9:11, 40; Acts 10:9, 30; Acts 11:5; Acts 12:12; Acts 13:3; Acts 14:23; Acts 16:25; Acts 20:36; Acts 21:5; Acts 22:17; Acts 28:8; 1 Corinthians 11:4; 1 Corinthians 14:14; 1 Thessalonians 5:17; 1 Timothy 2:8; James 5:13, 18; followed by λέγων and direct discourse, containing the words of the prayer, Matthew 26:39, 42; Luke 22:41; προσεύχεσθαι with a dative indicating the manner or instrument, 1 Corinthians 11:5 (Winer's Grammar, § 31, 7 d.); 1 Corinthians 14:14f (cf. Winer's Grammar, 279f (262f)); μακρά, to make long prayers, Matthew 23:14-13Rec.; Mark 12:40; Luke 20:47; ἐν πνεύματι (see πνεῦμα, 4 a., p. 522{a} middle), Ephesians 6:18; ἐν πνεύματι ἁγίῳ, Jude 1:20; προσευχή (see προσευχή, 1 at the end), James 5:17; προσεύχεσθαι with the accusative of a thing, Luke 18:11; Romans 8:26 (cf. Winers Grammar, § 41 b. 4 b.; Buttmann, § 139, 61 c.); ἐπί τινα, over one, i. e. with hands extended over him, James 5:14 (cf. Winer's Grammar, 408 (381) n.); namely, ἐπί τινα, Matthew 19:13, as commonly in Greek writings with the dative of the person to whom the prayers are offered (cf. Winer's Grammar, § 52, 4, 14): Matthew 6:6; 1 Corinthians 11:13 (Isaiah 44:17); περί with the genitive of a person, Colossians 1:3 (R G T WH text); 1 Thessalonians 5:20; Hebrews 13:18; ὑπέρ with the genitive of a person, Matthew 5:44; Luke 6:28 (where T WH Tr marginal reading περί (see περί, the passage cited γ. also ὑπέρ, I. 6); Colossians 1:3 L Tr WH marginal reading (see references as above), 9); προσεύχεσθαι followed by ἵνα, with the design of, 1 Corinthians 14:13, cf. Meyer, in the place cited (Winer's Grammar, 460 (428)); the thing prayed for is indicated by a following ἵνα (see ἵνα, II. 2 b.): Matthew 24:20; Matthew 26:41; Mark 13:18; Mark 14:35, 38; Luke 22:46 (but in Matthew 26:41; Mark 14:38; (Luke 22:46?), ἵνα is more common regarded as giving the aim of the twofold command preceding); τοῦτο ἵνα, Philippians 1:9; περί τίνος ἵνα, Colossians 4:3; 2 Thessalonians 1:11; 2 Thessalonians 3:1; ὑπέρ τίνος ἵνα, Colossians 1:9; ὑπέρ τίνος ὅπως, James 5:16 L WH text Tr marginal reading; περί τίνος ὁππος, Acts 8:15 (ὅπως (which see II. 2) Seems to indicate not so much the contents of the prayer as its end and aim); followed by an infinitive belonging to the subject, Luke 22:40; followed by τοῦ with the infinitive, James 5:17.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

5:44; 6:5; 6:6; 6:6; 6:7; 6:9; 14:23; 19:13; 24:20; 26:36; 26:39; 26:39; 26:41; 26:41; 26:42; 26:44
1:35; 6:46; 11:24; 12:40; 13:18; 13:33; 14:35; 14:38; 14:38
1:10; 3:21; 5:16; 6:12; 6:28; 9:18; 9:28; 11:1; 18:1; 18:10; 18:11; 20:47; 22:40; 22:41; 22:44; 22:46; 22:46
1:24; 6:6; 8:15; 9:11; 9:40; 10:9; 10:30; 11:5; 12:12; 13:3; 14:23; 16:25; 20:36; 21:5; 22:17; 28:8
1 Corinthians
11:4; 11:5; 11:13; 14:13; 14:14; 14:14
1:3; 1:3; 1:9; 4:3
1 Thessalonians
5:17; 5:20
2 Thessalonians
1:11; 3:1
1 Timothy
5:13; 5:14; 5:16; 5:17; 5:17; 5:18

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G4336 matches the Greek προσεύχομαι (proseuchomai),
which occurs 85 times in 80 verses in the MGNT Greek.

Page 1 / 2 (Mat 5:44–Act 12:12)

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 5:44 - “But I say to you, love your enemies and pray G4336 for those who persecute you,
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 6:5 - “When you pray, G4336 you are not to be like the hypocrites; for they love to stand and pray G4336 in the synagogues and on the street corners [fn]so that they may be seen by men. Truly I say to you, they have their reward in full.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 6:6 - “But you, when you pray, G4336 go into your inner room, close your door and pray G4336 to your Father who is in secret, and your Father who sees what is done in secret will reward you.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 6:7 - “And when you are praying, G4336 do not use meaningless repetition as the Gentiles do, for they suppose that they will be heard for their many words.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 6:9 - “Pray, G4336 then, in this way:
‘Our Father who is in heaven,
Hallowed be Your name.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 14:23 - After He had sent the crowds away, He went up on the mountain by Himself to pray; G4336 and when it was evening, He was there alone.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 19:13 - Then some children were brought to Him so that He might lay His hands on them and pray; G4336 and the disciples rebuked them.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 24:20 - “But pray G4336 that your flight will not be in the winter, or on a Sabbath.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 26:36 - Then Jesus *came with them to a place called Gethsemane, and *said to His disciples, “Sit here while I go over there and pray.” G4336
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 26:39 - And He went a little beyond them, and fell on His face and prayed, G4336 saying, “My Father, if it is possible, let this cup pass from Me; yet not as I will, but as You will.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 26:41 - “Keep watching and praying G4336 that you may not enter into temptation; the spirit is willing, but the flesh is weak.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 26:42 - He went away again a second time and prayed, G4336 saying, “My Father, if this cannot pass away unless I drink it, Your will be done.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 26:44 - And He left them again, and went away and prayed G4336 a third time, saying the same thing once more.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 1:35 - In the early morning, while it was still dark, Jesus got up, left the house, and went away to a secluded place, and was praying G4336 there.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:46 - After bidding them farewell, He left for the mountain to pray. G4336
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 11:24 - “Therefore I say to you, all things for which you pray G4336 and ask, believe that you have received them, and they will be granted you.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 11:25 - “Whenever you stand praying, G4336 forgive, if you have anything against anyone, so that your Father who is in heaven will also forgive you your transgressions.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 12:40 - who devour widows’ houses, and for appearance’s sake offer G4336 long prayers; G4336 these will receive greater condemnation.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 13:18 - “But pray G4336 that it may not happen in the winter.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 14:32 - They *came to a place named Gethsemane; and He *said to His disciples, “Sit here until I have prayed.” G4336
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 14:35 - And He went a little beyond them, and fell to the ground and began to pray G4336 that if it were possible, the hour might [fn]pass Him by.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 14:38 - “Keep watching and praying G4336 that you may not come into temptation; the spirit is willing, but the flesh is weak.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 14:39 - Again He went away and prayed, G4336 saying the same [fn]words.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 1:10 - And the whole multitude of the people were in prayer G4336 outside at the hour of the incense offering.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 3:21 - Now when all the people were baptized, Jesus was also baptized, and while He was praying, G4336 heaven was opened,
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 5:16 - But Jesus Himself would often slip away [fn]to the [fn]wilderness and pray. G4336
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 6:12 - It was [fn]at this time that He went off to the mountain to pray, G4336 and He spent the whole night in prayer to God.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 6:28 - bless those who curse you, pray G4336 for those who [fn]mistreat you.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 9:18 - And it happened that while He was praying G4336 alone, the disciples were with Him, and He questioned them, saying, “Who do the [fn]people say that I am?”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 9:28 - Some eight days after these sayings, He took along Peter and John and James, and went up on the mountain to pray. G4336
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 9:29 - And while He was praying, G4336 the appearance of His face became different, and His clothing became white and [fn]gleaming.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 11:1 - It happened that while [fn]Jesus was praying G4336 in a certain place, after He had finished, one of His disciples said to Him, “Lord, teach us to pray G4336 just as John also taught his disciples.”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 11:2 - And He said to them, “When you pray, G4336 say:
[fn]Father, hallowed be Your name.
Your kingdom come.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 18:1 - Now He was telling them a parable to show that at all times they ought to pray G4336 and not to lose heart,
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 18:10 - “Two men went up into the temple to pray, G4336 one a Pharisee and the other a tax collector.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 18:11 - “The Pharisee stood and was praying G4336 this to himself: ‘God, I thank You that I am not like other people: swindlers, unjust, adulterers, or even like this tax collector.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 20:47 - who devour widows’ houses, and for appearance’s sake offer G4336 long prayers. G4336 These will receive greater condemnation.”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 22:40 - When He arrived at the place, He said to them, “Pray G4336 that you may not enter into temptation.”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 22:41 - And He withdrew from them about a stone’s throw, and He knelt down and began to pray, G4336
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 22:44 - And being in agony He was praying G4336 very fervently; and His sweat became like drops of blood, falling down upon the ground.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 22:46 - and said to them, “Why are you sleeping? Get up and pray G4336 that you may not enter into temptation.”
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 1:24 - And they prayed G4336 and said, “You, Lord, who know the hearts of all men, show which one of these two You have chosen
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 6:6 - And these they brought before the apostles; and after praying, G4336 they laid their hands on them.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 8:15 - who came down and prayed G4336 for them that they might receive the Holy Spirit.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 9:11 - And the Lord said to him, “Get up and go to the street called Straight, and inquire at the house of Judas for a man from Tarsus named Saul, for he is praying, G4336
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 9:40 - But Peter sent them all out and knelt down and prayed, G4336 and turning to the body, he said, “Tabitha, arise.” And she opened her eyes, and when she saw Peter, she sat up.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 10:9 - On the next day, as they were on their way and approaching the city, Peter went up on the housetop about the [fn]sixth hour to pray. G4336
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 10:30 - Cornelius said, “Four days ago to this hour, I was praying G4336 in my house during the [fn]ninth hour; and behold, a man stood before me in shining garments,
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 11:5 - “I was in the city of Joppa praying; G4336 and in a trance I saw a vision, an [fn]object coming down like a great sheet lowered by four corners from [fn]the sky; and it came right down to me,
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 12:12 - And when he realized this, he went to the house of Mary, the mother of John who was also called Mark, where many were gathered together and were praying. G4336

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