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Old / New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #4297 - προκοπή

Transliteration
prokopḗ
Phonetics
prok-op-ay'  
Word Origin
from (4298)
Parts of Speech
TDNT
6:703,939
Word Definition [ Thayer | Strong | Mounce ]
Thayer's Definition
  1. progress, advancement
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word | Parsing ]
Verse Results
KJV (3) NAS (3) HCS (3)
Philippians 2
1 Timothy 1
Philippians 2
1 Timothy 1
Philippians 2
1 Timothy 1
BYZ TIS TR
N-ASF 2
N-NSF 1
N-ASF 2
N-NSF 1
N-ASF 2
N-NSF 1
NA WH
N-ASF 2
N-NSF 1
N-ASF 3
N-NSF 1


Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

προ-κοπή, ἡ,

progress on a journey, Plu. 2.76d.

2. generally, progress, advance, τὴν οἴησιν ἔλεγε προκοπῆς ἐγκοπήν that opinionforming was the stoppage of progress, Bion ap. D.L. 4.50; π. σχεῖν, ποιεῖσθαι, λαμβάνειν, Plb. 2.37.10, 2.13.1, 8.15.6; ἡ ἐπὶ τὸ βέλτιον π. Id. 1.12.7; opp. ἡ ἐπὶ τὸ χεῖρον π. J. AJ 4.4.1; freq. of moral progress, Stoic. 3.31, al.; παλίντροπος π. progress in a contrary direction, Plb. 5.16.9; ἐν παιδείᾳ π. LXX Si. 51.17; proficiency, ἐν τοῖς λόγοις Phld. Piet. 107; ἐν φιλοσοφίᾳ D.S. 16.6, cf. Cic. Att. 15.16; π. τοῦ εὐαγγελίου Ep.Philippians 1:12; τὸ ἐπιστρέφειν προϊέναι ἐστί, π. γάρ τις, ἀλλ' οὐχὶ ἀπὸ τοῦ αἰτίου Dam. Pr. 77; improvement in health, Herod.Med. ap. Orib. 10.8.17: pl., προκοπὰς λαμβάνειν Plb. 10.47.12, cf. Phld. Rh. 2.54 S., Ph. 1.83, al., J. BJ 2.2.5, Plu. 2.75b, Luc. Alex. 22; ἐν προκοπαῖς Epigr.Gr. 321.6, Arch.Pap. 1.220 ( Egypt ), cf. IG 14.1976 ( Rome ); ἐν μείζοσι προκοπαῖς PRyl. 233.16 (ii A.D.) . success, prosperity, δόζα καὶ π. παρά τισιν ὑπάρξει Aristeas 242, cf. OGI 627.2 ( Bostra ), Heph.Astr. 1.1 .

3. military promotion, J. BJ 6.2.6 .

4. process, κατὰ προκοπήν by process of time or growth, Sor. 1.43 .

5. Math., progression of numbers, μέχρις ἂν εἰς τετράδα ἡ π. ἔλθῃ Theol.Ar. 21 .

Thayer's Expanded Definition
 προκοπή, προκοπης, (προκόπτω, which see), progress, advancement: Philippians 1:12,25; 1 Timothy 4:15. ( Polybius, Diodorus, Josephus, Philo, others; rejected by the Atticists, cf. Phrynich. edition Lob., p. 85; ( Sirach 2:17; 2 Maccabees 8:8).)

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

**† προ -κοπή , -ῆς ,

(< προκόπτω ),

[in LXX: , *;]

progress (prop., on a journey, then generally): ; , (condemned by Atticists, v. Rutherford, NPhr., 158).

 

 

 

 


Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament.
Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
List of Word Forms
προκοπη προκοπή προκοπὴ προκοπην προκοπήν προκοπὴν prokope prokopē prokopḕ prokopen prokopēn prokopḕn

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