4352: προσκυνέω

Verb


Dodson dictionary

G4352 προσκυνέω

Transliteration: proskynéō

Part(s) of speech: Verb

Definition: I go down on my knees to, do obeisance to, worship.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G4352 προσκυνέω

Transliteration: proskynéō

Derivation: from G4314 and a probable derivative of G2965 (meaning to kiss, like a dog licking his master's hand);

Definition: to fawn or crouch to, i.e. (literally or figuratively) prostrate oneself in homage (do reverence to, adore)

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

προσκυνέω

G4352 

Occurrences in the NT: 60

προσ-κυνέω, -ῶ
(< κυνέω, to kiss), [in LXX chiefly for שׁחה hith.;]
to make obeisance, do reverence to, worship;
(a) prop. (as in cl., of the gods: Hdt., Æsch., Plat., al.), of God, Christ and supra-mundane beings: absol., Jo 4:20 12:20, Ac 8:27 24:11, He 11:21 (Westc., in l.), Re 11:1; πίπτειν καὶ π., Re 5:14; c. dat. (of the significance of this constr. as compared with the usual cl., c. acc., v. Abbott, JG, 78 f.; JV, 133 ff.), Jo 4:21, 23, Ac 7:43, I Co 14:25, He 1:6, Re 4:10 7:11 11:16 13:4, 15 14:7 16:2 19:4, 10, 20 22:8, 9; c. acc. (v. supr.), Mt 4:10, Lk 4:8 24:52 (WH, R, mg., om.), Jo 4:22, 24, Re 9:20 13:4, 8, 12 14:9, 11 20:4; seq. ἐπώπιον, Lk 4:7, Re 15:4;
(b) as in cl., of homage to human superiors (cf. MM, xxi): absol., Mt 20:20, Ac 10:25; c. dat. (v. supr.), Mt 2:2, 8 8:2 9:18 14:33 15:25 18:26 28:9, Mk 15:19, Jo 9:38; πεσὼν π., Mt 2:11 4:9; ἐνώπιον τ. ποδῶν, Re 3:9; c. acc., Mk 5:6 (dat. T).†

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