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Strong's #4349 - προσκοπή

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Parts of Speech
Noun Feminine
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  1. an occasion of stumbling
  2. to do something which causes others to stumble
    1. i.e. leads them into error or sin
Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (1)
2 Corinthians 1
NAS (2)
2 Corinthians 2
HCS (1)
2 Corinthians 1
BSB (1)
2 Corinthians 1
ESV (1)
2 Corinthians 1
WEB (1)
2 Corinthians 1
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions


(A), , looking out for, ἐς π. τῶν Φοινισσῶν νεῶν οἴχεσθαι Th. 1.116; ἐς π. πεμφθέντες D.C. 36.9 .


(B), ,= πρόσκομμα, offence taken, φθόνος καὶ π . Plb. 6.7.8; π. καὶ μύσος Id. 30.29.7; πρός τινα ἀλλοτριότης καὶ π . Id. 31.10.4, cf. Phld. Po.Herc. 994.38, D.S. 31.17; νοσήματα κατὰ προσκοπὴν γινόμενα, i.e. antipathies, Chrysipp.Stoic. 3.102; προσκοπῆς ἄξιος S.E. M. 1.195: but μηδεμίαν π. διδόναι give no cause of offence, 2 Corinthians 6:3 .

Thayer's Expanded Definition

προσκοπή, προσκοπης, (προσκόπτω), an occasion of stumbling (so R. V. (but A. V. offence)): διδόναι προσκοπήν (namely, ἄλλοις), to do something which causes others to stumble, i. e. leads them into error or sin, 2 Corinthians 6:3 (cf. Winers Grammar, 484 (451)). (Polybius; (for כִּשָּׁלון, fall, Proverbs 16:18, Graecus Venetus).)

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

** προσκοπή , -ῆς , ή

(< προσκόπτω ),

[in Gr. Ven.: Proverbs 16:18 (H3783) *;]

an occasion of stumbling, offence: 2 Corinthians 6:3.†

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

";am fiery red"; (Matthew 16:2-3). For form see s.v. πυρρός. The adj. πυρράκης, which occurs ter in the LXX, is found in the description of a boy slave in P Cairo Zen I. 59076.11 (B.C. 257) : cf. the exx. from Byzantine Greek in Psaltes Gr. p. 302 n..1



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
προσκοπην προσκοπήν proskopen proskopēn proskopḗn
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