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Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #3870 - παρακαλέω

Transliteration
parakaléō
Phonetics
par-ak-al-eh'-o
Origin
from (3844) and (2564)
Parts of Speech
Verb
TDNT
5:773,778
Definition
Thayer's
  1. to call to one's side, call for, summon
  2. to address, speak to, (call to, call upon), which may be done in the way of exhortation, entreaty, comfort, instruction, etc.
    1. to admonish, exhort
    2. to beg, entreat, beseech
      1. to strive to appease by entreaty
    3. to console, to encourage and strengthen by consolation, to comfort
      1. to receive consolation, be comforted
    4. to encourage, strengthen
    5. exhorting and comforting and encouraging
    6. to instruct, teach
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 553 ‑ אָמֵץ (aw‑mats');  559 ‑ אָמַר (aw‑mar');  2388 ‑ חָזַק (khaw‑zak');  2492 ‑ חָלַם ();  4427 ‑ מָלַךְ (maw‑lak');  5090 ‑ נָהַג (naw‑hag');  5095 ‑ נָהַל (naw‑hal');  5130 ‑ נוּף (noof);  5148 ‑ נָחָה (naw‑khaw');  5162 ‑ נָחַם (naw‑kham');  5496 ‑ סוּת (sooth);  7121 ‑ קָרָא (kaw‑raw');  7355 ‑ רָחַם (raw‑kham');  7673 ‑ שָׁבַת (shaw‑bath');  8173 ‑ שָׁעַע (shaw‑ah');  
Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
  3. Parsing
KJV (113)
Matthew
9
Mark
9
Luke
7
Acts
22
Romans
4
1 Corinthians
7
2 Corinthians
20
Ephesians
2
Philippians
2
Colossians
2
1 Thessalonians
8
2 Thessalonians
2
1 Timothy
4
2 Timothy
1
Titus
3
Philemon
3
Hebrews
4
1 Peter
3
Jude
1
NAS (110)
Matthew
9
Mark
9
Luke
7
Acts
22
Romans
4
1 Corinthians
6
2 Corinthians
19
Ephesians
2
Philippians
2
Colossians
2
1 Thessalonians
8
2 Thessalonians
2
1 Timothy
4
2 Timothy
1
Titus
3
Philemon
2
Hebrews
4
1 Peter
3
Jude
1
HCS (109)
Matthew
9
Mark
9
Luke
7
Acts
22
Romans
4
1 Corinthians
6
2 Corinthians
18
Ephesians
2
Philippians
2
Colossians
2
1 Thessalonians
8
2 Thessalonians
2
1 Timothy
4
2 Timothy
1
Titus
3
Philemon
2
Hebrews
4
1 Peter
3
Jude
1
BSB (109)
Matthew
9
Mark
9
Luke
7
Acts
22
Romans
4
1 Corinthians
6
2 Corinthians
18
Ephesians
2
Philippians
2
Colossians
2
1 Thessalonians
8
2 Thessalonians
2
1 Timothy
4
2 Timothy
1
Titus
3
Philemon
2
Hebrews
4
1 Peter
3
Jude
1
ESV (102)
Matthew
8
Mark
9
Luke
7
Acts
22
Romans
4
1 Corinthians
4
2 Corinthians
18
Ephesians
2
Philippians
2
Colossians
2
1 Thessalonians
8
2 Thessalonians
2
1 Timothy
4
2 Timothy
1
Titus
2
Hebrews
4
1 Peter
3
WEB (112)
Matthew
8
Mark
9
Luke
7
Acts
23
Romans
4
1 Corinthians
7
2 Corinthians
19
Ephesians
2
Philippians
2
Colossians
2
1 Thessalonians
8
2 Thessalonians
2
1 Timothy
4
2 Timothy
1
Titus
3
Philemon
3
Hebrews
4
1 Peter
3
Jude
1
Verse Results
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

παρακᾰλέω,

Att. fut. -καλῶ, later -καλέσω LXX Job 7:13, al.:

call to one, X. An. 3.1.32.

II call in, send for, summon, Hdt. 1.77, Ar. V. 215, etc.; σύμμαχον π. τινά Hdt. 7.158, cf. Th. 1.119, Pl. Phd. 89c, etc.; π. ἑταίρους And. 4.14; π. τινὰ ἐς τὸν πόλεμον Hdt. 7.205, cf. D. 18.24; π. τινὰ σύμβουλον X. An. 1.6.5; τινὰς εἰς συμβουλήν Pl. La. 186a; συνήγορον Aeschin. 2.184; invoke the gods, τοὺς θεούς D. 18.8; περὶ τούτου τὸν θεόν (as medical adviser) IG 42(1).126.31 (Epid., ii A. D.); τὸν Ἐνυάλιον X. HG 2.4.17; Διόνυσον εἰς τὴν τελετήν Pl. Lg. 666b; [ τοὺς θεοὺς] π. βοηθούς Arr. Epict. 3.21.12: Pass., παρακαλούμενος καὶ ἄκλητος, ' vocatus atque non vocatus ', Th. 1.118; -κληθέντες ἐς ξυμμαχίαν Id. 5.31; παρακαλουμένη ἀμύνειν being called upon to ward off, Pl. Lg. 692e; -κληθεὶς γυμνασιαρχῆσαι OGI 339.53 (Sestos, ii B. C.).

2. summon one's friends to attend one in a trial, π. τοὺς φίλους Isaiah 1:7, etc.; π. τινάς call them as witnesses, Lys. 14.28; π. πάντας ἀνθρώπους D. 34.29: Med., dub. in Lycurg. 28: Pass., παρακεκλημένοι summoned to attend at a trial, Aeschin. 1.173. summon a defendant into court, in Pass., PTeb. 297.5 (ii A. D.), Mitteis Chr. 71.5 (v A. D.).

3. invite, ἐπὶ δαῖτα E. Ba. 1247; εἰς (v.l. ἐπὶ) θήραν X. Cyr. 4.6.3; ἐπὶ τὸ βῆμα π. invite him to mount the tribune, Aeschin. 3.72.

4. appeal to, τινὰ περὶ γῆς App. Pun. 136.

III exhort, encourage, τάξις τάξιν παρεκάλει A. Pers. 380, cf. Plb. 1.60.5; π. τινὰ εἰς μάχην E. Ph. 1254; τινὰ ἐπὶ τὰ κάλλιστα ἔργα X. An. 3.1.24; π. τὴν νόησιν εἰς ἐπίσκεψιν Pl. R. 523b; πρὸς τὸ μνημονεύειν Isoc. 3.12: c. inf., E. Cyc. 156, X. An. 5.6.19, Decr. ap. D. 18.185: Pass., Isoc. 2.14; παρακέκληται ἡ διάνοια Arist. EN 1175a7.

2. comfort, console, τοὺς πενθοῦντας LXX Si. 48.24: Pass., Matthew 2:18, Matthew 5:4.

3. excite, τινὰ ἐς φόβον E. Or. 1583; ἐς δάκρυα Id. IA 497; incite, π. καὶ παροξύνειν ἐπί.. Epicur. Nat. 54 G.; of things, foment, φλόγα X. Cyr. 7.5.23.

demand, require, ὁ θάλαμος σκεύη π. Id. Oec. 9.3: Pass., τὰ παρακαλούμενα

proposals, demands, Philipp. ap. D. 18.166s q., Plb. 4.29.3.

beseech, entreat, Id. 4.82.8, PTeb. 24.46 (ii B. C.), etc.; π. τινὰ ἵνα.. Aristeas 318, Mark 8:22, Arr. Epict. 2.7.11, etc.; ὅπως.. Matthew 8:34 : but ἐρωτῶ καὶ π. for δέομαι is condemned by Hermog. Meth. 3. Pass.,

relent, πρός, ἐπί τινι, towards a person, LXX Judges 21:6; Judges 21:15, cf. 2 Samuel 24:16.

2. repent, regret, παρακέκλημαι ὅτι.. ib. 1 Samuel 15:11.

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

παρα -καλέω , - ,

[in LXX chiefly for H5162 ni., pi.;]

1. to call to one, call for, summon: Acts 28:20 (R, mg.; R, txt., entreat); hence (of the gods: Dem., Xen., al.), to invoke, call on, beseech, entreat: τ . πατέρα μου , Matthew 26:53; τ . κύριον , 2 Corinthians 12:8; in late writers (Polyb., Diod., al.; rarely in LXX; in Papyri, v. Deiss., LAE, 176.14), also of men: absol., Philemon 1:9; c. acc, Matthew 8:5, Mark 1:40, Acts 16:9, al.; c. inf., Mark 5:17, Luke 8:41, Acts 8:31, al.; seq. ἵνα (v. M, Pr., 205, 208), Matthew 14:36, Mark 5:18, Luke 8:31, al.

2. to admonish, exhort: absol., Luke 3:18, Romans 12:8, 2 Timothy 4:2, al.; c. acc, Acts 15:32, 1 Thessalonians 2:11, Hebrews 3:13, al.; id. seq. inf., Acts 11:23, Romans 12:1, Philippians 4:2, 1 Thessalonians 4:10, al.; seq. ἵνα (v. M, Pr., l.c.), 1 Corinthians 1:10, 2 Corinthians 8:6, 1 Thessalonians 4:1, al.

3. to cheer, encourage, comfort (Plut., LXX: Job 4:3, Isaiah 35:3, Sirach 43:24, c. acc, 2 Corinthians 1:6, Ephesians 6:22, Colossians 2:2, al.; id. seq. ἐν , 1 Thessalonians 4:18; διά , 2 Corinthians 1:4; pass., Matthew 5:4, Luke 16:25, Acts 20:12.

SYN.: παραμυθέω G3888 (cf. M, Th., 25).


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Vocabulary of the Greek NT

To the few exx. of this NT ἅπ. εἰρ. (1 Peter 1:18), ";handed down from one’s fathers,"; ";inherited,"; Deissmann (BS, p. 266 f.) adds a Pergamene inscr., Perg 248.49 (B.C. 135–134), in which Attalus states that his mother Stratonike, who came originally from Cappadocia, had brought τὸν Δία τὸν Σαβάζιον πατροπαράδοτον to Pergamus. See also another Pergamene inscr. Cagnat IV. 293i. 31 where a gymnasiarch is praised ἐπὶ [τ ]οῖς προγεγραμμένοις καὶ ἐπὶ τῶι πατροπαράδοτ [ο ]ν [ἔχ ]ον [τα τὸ μεγαλο ]μερὲς καὶ φιλόδοξ ̣ον μηδένα καιρὸν παραλείπειν, and Michel 394.4 (mid. i/B.C.) πατροπαράδοτον παρειληφὼς τὴν πρὸς τὸν δῆμ [ον ] ἡμῶν εὔνοιαν.

 

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List of Word Forms
παρακαλει παρακαλεῖ παρακάλει παρακαλειν παρακαλείν παρακαλεῖν παρακαλείσθαι παρακαλεισθε παρακαλείσθε παρακαλεῖσθε παρακαλειται παρακαλείται παρακαλεῖται παρακαλειτε παρακαλείτε παρακαλείτέ παρακαλεῖτε παρακαλεσαι παρακαλέσαι παρακαλεσας παρακαλέσας παρακαλέσατε παρακαλέσει παρακαλέσεις παρακαλέσετε παρακαλεση παρακαλέση παρακαλέσῃ παρακαλεσον παρακάλεσον παρακαλέσουσιν παρακαλέσω παρακαλέσωσί παρακαλουμεθα παρακαλούμεθα παρακαλουμεν παρακαλούμεν παρακαλοῦμεν παρακαλούντας παρακαλουντες παρακαλούντες παρακαλοῦντες παρακαλουντος παρακαλούντος παρακαλοῦντος παρακαλουσιν παρακαλούσιν παρακαλοῦσιν παρακαλω παρακαλώ παρακαλῶ παρακαλων παρακαλών παρακαλῶν παρακαλωνται παρακαλώνται παρακαλῶνται παρακεκλημεθα παρακεκλήμεθα παρακεκλημένοι παρακληθείς παρακληθηναι παρακληθήναι παρακληθῆναι παρακληθής παρακληθήσεσθε παρακληθήσεται παρακληθήσομαι παρακληθησονται παρακληθήσονται παρακλήθητι παρακληθώ παρακληθωσιν παρακληθώσιν παρακληθῶσιν παρεκαλει παρεκάλει παρεκαλεσα παρεκάλεσα παρεκάλεσά παρεκαλεσαν παρεκάλεσαν παρεκαλεσας παρεκάλεσας παρεκάλεσάς παρεκάλεσε παρεκάλεσέ παρεκαλεσεν παρεκάλεσεν παρεκάλεσέν παρεκαλουμεν παρεκαλούμεν παρεκαλοῦμεν παρεκαλουν παρεκάλουν παρεκληθη παρεκλήθη παρεκληθημεν παρεκλήθημεν παρεκλήθην παρεκλήθης παρεκληθησαν παρεκλήθησαν parakalei parakaleî parakálei parakalein parakaleîn parakaleisthe parakaleîsthe parakaleitai parakaleîtai parakaleite parakaleîte parakalesai parakalésai parakalesas parakalésas parakalese parakalesē parakalései parakalésēi parakaleson parakáleson parakalo parakalô parakalō parakalō̂ parakalon parakalôn parakalōn parakalō̂n parakalontai parakalôntai parakalōntai parakalō̂ntai parakaloumen parakaloûmen parakaloumetha parakaloúmetha parakalountes parakaloûntes parakalountos parakaloûntos parakalousin parakaloûsin parakeklemetha parakeklēmetha parakeklḗmetha paraklethenai paraklethênai paraklēthēnai paraklēthē̂nai paraklethesontai paraklethḗsontai paraklēthēsontai paraklēthḗsontai paraklethosin paraklethôsin paraklēthōsin paraklēthō̂sin parekalei parekálei parekalesa parekálesa parekálesá parekalesan parekálesan parekalesas parekálesás parekalesen parekálesen parekálesén parekaloumen parekaloûmen parekaloun parekáloun pareklethe pareklēthē pareklḗthe pareklḗthē pareklethemen pareklēthēmen pareklḗthemen pareklḗthēmen pareklethesan pareklēthēsan pareklḗthesan pareklḗthēsan
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