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Strong's #4377 - προσφωνέω

Transliteration
prosphōnéō
Phonetics
pros-fo-neh'-o
Origin
from (G4314) and (G5455)
Parts of Speech
Verb
TDNT
None
Definition
Thayer's
  1. to call to, to address by calling
  2. to call to one's self, summon
Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
  3. Parsing
KJV (8)
Matthew
1
Luke
5
Acts
2
NAS (8)
Matthew
1
Luke
5
Acts
2
HCS (7)
Matthew
1
Luke
4
Acts
2
BSB (7)
Matthew
1
Luke
4
Acts
2
ESV (5)
Luke
3
Acts
2
WEB (6)
Luke
4
Acts
2
Verse Results
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

προσφων-έω,

call or speak to, address, pres. first in A. Supp. 236: used by Hom. only in impf., the Ep. aor. being προσέειπον, τινα Il. 2.22, Od. 4.69: abs., 5.159, 10.109, al.: later c. dat. pers., LXX 1 Esdras 2:21, Antig.Rex ap. D.L. 7.7, Ev.Matthew 11:16, Acts 22:2 : c. dupl. acc., address words to a person, οὐδέ τί μιν προσεφώνεον Il. 1.332, cf. A. Fr. 159, E. Med. 664 .

2. call by name, ποδαπὸν ὅμιλον τόνδε . . προσφωνοῦμεν; A. Supp. l.c.; ὀνόματι π. τινά E. Tr. 942; π. τινὰ βασιλέα salute him king, Plb. 10.38.3, etc.

3. issue directions or orders, τινι PTeb. 27.109 (ii B.C.): abs., folld. by ὅπως, ib. 124.21 (ii B.C.): Pass., UPZ 106.20 (ii B.C.) .

II c. acc. rei, pronounce, utter, τήνδε π. φάτιν S. El. 1213; τὰ ὑπογεγραμμένα IG 7.2713.7 (Acraeph., i A.D. ); address or dedicate a book, τινι Cic. Att. 16.11.4, Plu. Luke 1:1-80, Ath. 7.313f, etc.

2. make a report, POxy. 475,476 (ii A.D.); περί τινος Wilcken Chr. 27.15 (ii A.D.): abs., OGI 572.43 (Myra, ii/iii A.D. ).

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

προσ -φωνέω , - ,

[in LXX: 1 Esdras 2:21; 1 Esdras 6:6; 1 Esdras 6:22, 2 Maccabees 15:15*;]

1. to address, call to; in cl., c. acc pers., c. dupl. acc (cf. 2Mac, l.c.); absol. (Hom., Od., v, 159, al.): Acts 21:40 In late writers, c. dat. pers.: Matthew 11:16, Luke 7:32; Luke 13:12; Luke 23:20, Acts 22:2.

2. to call by name, summon: c. acc (as in cl.), Luke 6:13.†


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
προσεφωνει προσεφώνει προσεφώνησε προσεφωνησεν προσεφώνησεν προσέχαιρε προσέχεε προσέχεεν προσέχεον προσφωνουντα προσφωνοῦντα προσφωνούσι προσφωνουσιν προσφωνούσιν προσφωνοῦσιν προσχεεί προσχέειν προσχεείς προσχέοντι προσχεούσι προσχεούσιν prosephonei prosephōnei prosephṓnei prosephonesen prosephōnēsen prosephṓnesen prosephṓnēsen prosphonounta prosphonoûnta prosphōnounta prosphōnoûnta prosphonousin prosphonoûsin prosphōnousin prosphōnoûsin
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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