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Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #4318 - προσαγωγή

Transliteration
prosagōgḗ
Phonetics
pros-ag-ogue-ay'
Origin
from (G4317) (cf (G72))
Parts of Speech
Noun Feminine
TDNT
1:133,20
Definition
Thayer's
  1. the act of bringing to, a moving to
  2. access, approach
    1. to God, i.e. that relationship with God whereby we are acceptable to him and have assurance that he is favourably disposed towards him
Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
  3. Parsing
KJV (3)
Romans
1
Ephesians
2
NAS (3)
Romans
1
Ephesians
2
HCS (3)
Romans
1
Ephesians
2
BSB (3)
Romans
1
Ephesians
2
ESV (3)
Romans
1
Ephesians
2
WEB (3)
Romans
1
Ephesians
2
Verse Results
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

προσᾰγωγ-ή, ἡ,

bringing to, πρὸς τὴν τῆς τροφῆς π. for the purpose of bringing the food to the mouth, Arist. PA 687b26; οἰκοδόμῳ εἰς π. πλίνθου PCair.Zen. 176.14 (iii B.C.) .

2. bringing up, μηχανημάτων, ὀργάνων, Plb. 1.48.2 (pl.), 14.10.9 (pl.); ποιεῖσθαι τὴν π., much like our phrase 'to make approaches', Id. 9.41.1 .

3. a bringing over, acquisition, ξυμμάχων Th. 1.82; ἐκ π. φίλος a friend under compulsion, D. 23.174 ( ἐκ προαγωγῆς Harp. ).

4. administering or taking of medicine, Phld. Ir. p.44 W.(pl.), Dsc. 4.148.

II solemn approach, as at festivals or in supplication, Hdt. 2.58 (pl.).

2. approach, access, introduction to a person, esp. to a king's presence, X. Cyr. 7.5.45, cf. Ep.Romans 5:2, Ep.Ephesians 2:18, etc.

3. π. νεῶν a place for ships to put in, Plb. 10.1.6, cf. D.S. 13.46, Plu. Aem. 13 .

4. attack, Aen.Tact. 10.23 (pl.).

5. addition, of food, opp. ἀφαίρεσις, Hp. Insomn. 89; ἐκ προσαγωγῆς by gradual additions, gradually, Id. Acut. 11, Thphr. HP 3.10.5, etc.; opp. ἀθρόος, Arist. Pol. 1308b16; ἐκ π. καὶ κατὰ μικρόν ib. 1306b14, cf. 1315a13; opp. ἐξαίφνης, Id. Mete. 368a7; τόποι ὑψηλοὶ ἐκ π. rising gradually to a height, ib. 350b22 .

III accession, addition, Epicur. Fr. 190 .

2. increase of rent, PTeb. 72.449 (ii B. C.) . surface of a stone intended for application to another, IG 22.244.102 (pl.).

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

* προσ -αγωγή , -ῆς , ,

(< προσάγω ),

1. a bringing to.

2. approach, access (v. Lft., Notes, 284; MM, xxi): Romans 5:2, Ephesians 2:18; Ephesians 3:12 (but v. Ellic., Eph., 59 f., where the transitive sense "introduction " is advocated).†


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
προσαγωγην προσαγωγήν προσαγωγὴν prosagogen prosagogḕn prosagōgēn prosagōgḕn
Old / New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2021. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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