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Old & New Testament Greek

Entry for Strong's #189 - ἀκοή

Transliteration:
akoḗ
Phonetics:
ak-o-ay'  
Word Origin:
from (191)
Parts of Speech:
Noun Feminine
TDNT:
1:221,34
Word Definition  [ Thayer's | Strong's ]
Thayer's Definition
  1. the sense of hearing
  2. the organ of hearing, the ear
  3. the thing heard
    1. instruction, namely oral
      1. of preaching the gospel
    2. hearsay, report or rumour
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 8085 ‑ שָׁמַע (shaw‑mah');   8104 ‑ שָׁמַר (shaw‑mar');  
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

ἀκοή, ἡ, ἀκουή· (ἀκοϝ, cf. ἀκούω):

I

1. hearing, sound heard, ἕκαθεν δέ τε γίγνετ' ἀ. Il. 16.634.

2. thing heard, tidings, μετὰ πατρὸς ἀκουὴν ἱκέσθαι, βῆναι, Od. 2.308, 4.701; κατὰ τὴν Σόλωνος ἀκοήν according to Solon's story, Pl. Ti. 21a; report, Pi. P. 1.84, 90; ἀ. σοφοῖς thing for wise men to listen to, ib. 9.78; ἀκοῇ ἱστορεῖν, παραλαβεῖν τι by hearsay, Hdt. 2.29, 148; ἐπίστασθαι Antipho 5.67, Th. 4.126; ἐξ ἀκοῆς λέγειν Pl. Phd. 61d; τὰς ἀ. τῶν προγεγενημένων traditions, Th. 1.20; ἀκοαὶ.. λόγων Id. 1.73; ἀκοὴν μαρτυρεῖν, προσάγειν, give, bring hearsay evidence, D. 57.4; βαρὺν.. ἀκοῆς ψόφον AP 6.220 (Diosc.); ἐκ γὰρ ἀκουῆς οἰκτίρω σε ib. 7.220 (Agath.).

II

1. sense of hearing, Hdt. 1.38, etc.; joined with ὄψις, Pl. Phd. 65b, etc.; οἷς ὦτα μέν ἐστιν, ἀκοαὶδὲ οὐκ ἔνεισιν Ph. 1.474.

2. act of hearing, ἐς ἀκοὰν ἐμήν to my hearing, my ear, A. Pr. 689; γᾶρυν ἀραρεῖν ἀκοαῖσι Simon. 41; ὀξεῖαν ἀ... λόγοις διδούς S. El. 30; ἀκοῇ κλύειν Id. Ph. 1412; ἀκοαῖς δέχεσθαι, εἰς ἀκοὰς.. ἥκειν, E. IT 1496, Ph. 1480; δι' ἀκοῆς αἰσθάνεσθαι Pl. Lg. 900a; ἀκοὴν ὑπειπών demanding a hearing, E. HF 962; τοῖς ἀκροάμασι τὰς ἀ. ἀνατεθεικώς Plb. 24.5.9.

3. ear, ὀππάτεσσι δ' οὖδεν ὄρημ', ἐπιρρόμβεισι δ' ἄκουαι Sapph. 2.12, cf. A.R. 4.17; ἀπεσθίει μου τὴν ἀ. Hermipp. 52, cf. Pherecr. 199; δυσὶν ἀκοαῖς κρίνειν with two ears, Arist. Pol. 1287b27, cf. Pr. 960a30, Call. Fr. 106.5.

III hearing, listening to, ἀκοῆς ἄξιος Pl. Tht. 142d; εἰς ἀκοὴν φωνῆς within hearing of.., D.S. 19.41. obedience, ἀ. ὑπὲρ θυσίαν ἀγαθή LXX 1 Kings 15:22. in pl., place where supernatural voices are heard, IG 4.955.10 (Epid.), Marin. Procl. 32; αἱ ἀ. τοῦ θεοῦ Aristid. Or. 47(23).13.

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