4286: πρόθεσις

Noun, Feminine


Dodson dictionary

G4286 πρόθεσις, εως, ἡ

Transliteration: próthesis

Part(s) of speech: Noun, Feminine

Definition: a setting forth, the show-bread; predetermination, purpose.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G4286 πρόθεσις

Transliteration: próthesis

Derivation: from G4388;

Definition: a setting forth, i.e. (figuratively) proposal (intention); specially, the show-bread (in the Temple) as exposed before God

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

πρόθεσις

G4286 

Occurrences in the NT: 12

πρό-θεσις, -εως, ἡ,
[in LXX: Ex 40:4, 23 (עֵרֶךְ), I Ch 9:32, al. (מַעֲרֶכֶת), II Ch 4:19 (פָּנִים), I Mac 1:22, II Mac 3:8, al.;]
1. a setting forth (Plat., Plut., al.): οἱ ἄρτοι τῆς π. (cf. LXX, Ex 40:4, 23, I Ch 9:32, II Ch 4:19, I Mac 1:22, II Mac 3:8, elsewhere ἄρτοι ἐνώπιοι, Ex 25:29; οἱ ἄ. τοῦ προσώπου, Ne 10:33), Mt 12:4, Mk 2:26, Lk 6:4; ἡ π. τῶν ἄρτων, He 9:2.
2. a purpose (Mist., Polyb., al.; II Mac 3:8): Ac 11:23 27:13, Ro 8:28 9:11, Eph 1:11 3:11, II Ti 1:9 3:10.†

From: Abbott-Smith, George, "A Manual Greek-English Lexicon of the Greek New Testament", 1922. Public Domain.

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Occurrences in the Greek New Testament

Text: Nestle's 1904 edition