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Strong's #202 - ἀκροατής

Root Word (Etymology)
from akroaomai (to listen, apparently an intens. of (G191))
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
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  1. a hearer
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 3908 ‑ לַחַשׁ (lakh'‑ash);  
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KJV (4)
Romans 1
James 3
NAS (4)
Romans 1
James 3
HCS (4)
Romans 1
James 3
BSB (4)
Romans 1
James 3
ESV (4)
Romans 1
James 3
WEB (4)
Romans 1
James 3
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

ἀκρο-ᾱτής, οῦ, ὁ,

I hearer, of persons who come to hear a public speaker, Th. 3.38, Pl. R. 536c, D. 18.7, Men. 286, etc.; disciple, pupil, Arist. Pol. 1274a29, cf. EN 1095a2.

II reader, Plu. Thes. 1, Lys. 12.

Thayer's Expanded Definition

ἀκροατής, (οῦ, (ἀκροάομαι (see the preceding word)), a hearer: τοῦ νόμου, Romans 2:13; τοῦ λόγου, James 1:22f, 25. (Thucydides, Isocrates, Plato, Demosthenes, Plutarch.)

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

ἀκροατής , οῦ , (v. supr.),

[in LXX: Isaiah 3:3 (H3908), Sirach 3:29;]

a hearer: Romans 2:13, James 1:22-23; James 1:25

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament.
Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
Vocabulary of the Greek NT

The verb occurs in the magic papyrus P Lond I. 46.177 (iv/A.D.) ( = I. p. 70) φρικτὸς μὲν ἰδεῖν, φρικτὸς δὲ ἀκροᾶσθαι.


The Vocabulary of the Greek New Testament.
Copyright © 1914, 1929, 1930 by James Hope Moulton and George Milligan. Hodder and Stoughton, London.
Derivative Copyright © 2015 by Allan Loder.
List of Word Forms
ακροαται ακροαταί ἀκροαταὶ ακροατήν ακροατης ακροατής ἀκροατὴς akroatai akroataì akroates akroatēs akroatḕs
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