1223: διά


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Dodson dictionary

1223
διά,       PREPosition
(a) gen: through, throughout, by the instrumentality of, (b) acc: through, on account of, by reason of, for the sake of, because of.

From: Public Domain Greek-English lexicon by John Jeffrey Dodson (2010)

HELPS Lexicon excerpt

1223 diá (a preposition) – properly, across (to the other side) – back-and-forth (go through) "successfully across" ("thoroughly").  1223 (dia) is also used as a prefix to lend the same idea ("thoroughly") – literally, "successfully" across to the other side.

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Strong's Greek Dictionary

1223
διά (diá)
a primary preposition denoting the channel of an act; through (in very wide applications, local, causal, or occasional)
:--after, always, among, at, to avoid, because of (that), briefly, by, for (cause) … fore, from, in, by occasion of, of, by reason of, for sake, that, thereby, therefore, X though, through(-out), to, wherefore, with (-in). In composition it retains the same general importance.

From: Strong's Greek Dictionary by James Strong (1890)