700: ἀρέσκω

Verb


Dodson dictionary

G700 ἀρέσκω

Transliteration: aréskō

Part(s) of speech: Verb

Definition: I please, with the idea of willing service rendered to others; hence almost: I serve.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G700 ἀρέσκω

Transliteration: aréskō

Derivation: probably from G142 (through the idea of exciting emotion);

Definition: to be agreeable (or by implication, to seek to be so)

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

ἀρέσκω

G700 

Occurrences in the NT: 17

ἀρέσκω,
[in LXX chiefly for טוֹב;]
1. to please (Hom., Hdt., al.): c. dat. pers., Mt 14:6, Mk 6:22, Ro 8:8 15:2, I Th 2:15 4:1, I Co 7:32, 33, 34, Ga 1:10, II Ti 2:4; seq. ἐνώπιον (= Heb. בּעֵנֵי, Bl., § 37, 1; 40, 7), Ac 6:5.
2. In late Gk., esp. in Inscr., to render service to (v. M, Th., ICC, I Co., 7:32, 33, 34; Cremer, 640 f.); Ro 15:1, 3, I Co 10:33, I Th 2:4.†

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