Strong's Concordance, Greek Dictionary
Accept, allow, take, to admit (to intercourse, hospitality, credence, or (figuratively) endurance)
Greek: προσδέχομαι, prosdechomai (G4327)
14 King James Bible Verses
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Here are accept, allow, look for, take and related words in the Bible. What does the source Greek word προσδέχομαι mean and how is it used in the Bible? Below are the English definition details. Also below are examples within Bible verses highlighted in yellow (follow this link to go there). Tap or hover on blue, underlined words to see more original scripture and meanings. Information sourced from Strong's Concordance.
Strong's Number: G4327
Greek Base Word: προσδέχομαι
Usage: Accept, allow, look (wait) for, take
Definition: To admit (to intercourse, hospitality, credence, or (figuratively) endurance); by implication, to await (with confidence or patience).
- To receive to one's self, to admit, to give access to one's self.
- To admit one, receive one into intercourse and companionship.
- To receive one (coming from some place).
- To accept (not to reject) a thing offered.
- To expect: the fulfilment of promises.
Derived terms: From G4314 and G1209.
- Biblical International Phonetic Alphabet: prosˈðɛ.xo.mɛ
- Modern International Phonetic Alphabet: prowsˈðe̞.xow.me
- Transliteration: prosdechomai
- Biblical Pronunciation: prose-THEH-hoh-meh
- Modern Pronunciation: prose-THAY-hoh-may
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Bible Verses with προσδέχομαι (G4327)
1 to 14 of 14 Verses
“Joseph of Arimathaea, an honourable counseller, which also waited for the kingdom of God, came, and went in boldly unto Pilate, and craved the body of Jesus.”
— Mark 15:43
“And, behold, there was a man in Jerusalem, whose name was Simeon; and the same man was just and devout, waiting for the consolation of Israel: and the Holy Ghost was upon him.”
— Luke 2:25
“And she coming in that instant gave thanks likewise unto the Lord, and spake of him to all them that looked for redemption in Jerusalem.”
— Luke 2:38
“And ye yourselves like unto men that wait for their lord, when he will return from the wedding; that when he cometh and knocketh, they may open unto him immediately.”
— Jesus, Luke 12:36
“And the Pharisees and scribes murmured, saying, This man receiveth sinners, and eateth with them.”
— Luke 15:2
“(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 the kingdom of God.”
— Luke 23:51
“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 a promise from thee.”
— Acts 23:21
“And have hope toward God, which they themselves also allow, that there shall be a resurrection of the dead, both of the just and unjust.”
— Acts 24:15
“That ye receive 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.”
— Romans 16:2
“Receive him therefore in the Lord with all gladness; and hold such in reputation:”
— Philippians 2:29
“Looking for that blessed hope, and the glorious appearing of the great God and our Saviour Jesus Christ;”
— Titus 2:13
“For ye had compassion of me in my bonds, and took joyfully the spoiling of your goods, knowing in yourselves that ye have in heaven a better and an enduring substance.”
— Hebrews 10:34
“Women received their dead raised to life again: and others were tortured, not accepting deliverance; that they might obtain a better resurrection:”
— Hebrews 11:35
“Keep yourselves in the love of God, looking for the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ unto eternal life.”
— Jude 1:21
(End 1 to 14 of 14 Verses)
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