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


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[1].

Definition Details

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).

Detailed definition:

  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.

Derived terms: From G4314 and G1209.

See also:

  1. G1209
  2. G4314


  1. Biblical International Phonetic Alphabet: prosˈðɛ.xo.mɛ
  2. Modern International Phonetic Alphabet: prowsˈðe̞
  3. Transliteration: prosdechomai
  4. Biblical Pronunciation: prose-THEH-hoh-meh
  5. Modern Pronunciation: prose-THAY-hoh-may

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