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Strong's #3907 - παρατήρησις

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Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

παρατήρ-ησις, εως, ἡ,

observation, διειλημμένοι εἰς παρατήρησιν kept under surveillance, Aen. Tact. 10.25; παρατηρήσεις ἄστρων D. S. 1.28, cf. 5.31; π. παθέων ἀλλοτρίων IG 42(1).687.14 (Epid., ii A. D.); ποιεῖσθαι τὴν π. Plu. 2.36 3b; μετὰ παρατηρήσεως so that it can be observed, Luke 17:20 : in bad sense, close observation, to detect faults, etc., Plb. 16.22.8; ἐνέδρα καὶ π. Plu. 2.266b; empirical observation, opp. λογισμός, Gal. 1.127; so κατὰ ἱστορίαν ἢ π. Phld. Rh. 1.40 S.

2.. observance of rules, etc., D.T. 629.21.

3.. remark, note, παρατηρήσεως ἄξια Longin. 23.2, cf. Sch. Ar. Ra. 1258; ψιλὴ π. bare notice, A.D. Pron. 41.8.

Thayer's Expanded Definition

παρατήρησις, παρατηρήσεως, (παρατηρέω), observation ((Polybius 16, 22, 8), Diodorus, Josephus, Antoninus, Plutarch, others): μετά παρατηρήσεως, in such a manner that it can be watched with the eyes, i. e. in a visible manner, Luke 17:20.

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

**† παρα -τήρησις , -εως , ,

[in Aq.: Exodus 12:42 (see παρατηρέω ) *;]

observation: Luke 17:20 (Polyb., Plut., al.).†

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament.
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List of Word Forms
παρατηρησεως παρατηρήσεως paratereseos paraterḗseos paratērēseōs paratērḗseōs