3870: παρακαλέω


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Dodson dictionary

3870
παρακαλέω,       Verb
(a) I send for, summon, invite, (b) I beseech, entreat, beg, (c) I exhort, admonish, (d) I comfort, encourage, console.

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

HELPS Lexicon excerpt

3870 parakaléō (from 3844/pará, "from close-beside" and 2564/kaléō, "to call") – properly, "make a call" when "close-up and personal."  3870/parakaléō ("personally make a call") refers to believers offering up evidence that stands up in God's court.

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Strong's Greek Dictionary

3870
παρακαλέω (parakaléō)
from 3844 and 2564; to call near, i.e. invite, invoke (by imploration, hortation or consolation)
:--beseech, call for, (be of good) comfort, desire, (give) exhort(-ation), intreat, pray.

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