prosdokaó: to await, expectOriginal Word: προσδοκάω
Part of Speech: Verb
Phonetic Spelling: (pros-dok-ah'-o)
Short Definition: I expect, await
Definition: I expect, wait for, await, think, anticipate.
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
from pros and dokeuó (to watch)
to await, expect
expect (2), expecting (2), look (4), looking (2), state of expectation (1), waited (1), waiting (2), watching (1).
Thayer's Greek LexiconSTRONGS NT 4328: πραυπαθεια
πραυπαθεια (πραϋπαθία T WH; see Iota), πραυπαθειας, ἡ (πραυπαθης ((πάσχω))), mildness of disposition, gentleness of spirit, meekness (equivalent to πραΰτης): 1 Timothy 6:11 L T Tr WH. (Philo de Abrah. § 37; Ignatius ad Trall. 8, 1 [ET].)
STRONGS NT 4328: προσδοκάωπροσδοκάω, προσδόκω; imperfect 3 person plural προσεδόκων (Acts 28:6); (the simple verb is found only in the form δοκεύω; πρός (which see IV. 1) denotes mental direction); from Aeschylus and Herodotus down; to expect (whether in thought, in hope, or in fear); to look for, wait for: when the preceding context shews who or what is expected, Matthew 24:50; Luke 3:15; Luke 12:46; Acts 27:33; Acts 28:6; τινα, one's coming or return, Matthew 11:3; Luke 1:21; Luke 7:19; Luke 8:40; Acts 10:24; τί, 2 Peter 3:12-14; followed by an accusative with infinitive Acts 28:6; followed by an infinitive belonging to the subject, Acts 3:5. From pros and dokeuo (to watch); to anticipate (in thought, hope or fear); by implication, to await -- (be in) expect(-ation), look (for), when looked, tarry, wait for. see GREEK pros
From pros and dokeuo (to watch); to anticipate (in thought, hope or fear); by implication, to await -- (be in) expect(-ation), look (for), when looked, tarry, wait for.
see GREEK pros
Englishman's ConcordanceStrong's Greek 4328
προσδοκᾷ — 2 Occ.
προσδοκῶμεν — 4 Occ.
προσδοκῶν — 3 Occ.
προσδοκῶντας — 1 Occ.
προσδοκῶντες — 3 Occ.
προσδοκώντων — 1 Occ.
Προσδοκῶντος — 1 Occ.
προσεδόκων — 1 Occ.
Matthew 11:3 V-PIA-1P
GRK: ἢ ἕτερον προσδοκῶμεν
NAS: One, or shall we look for someone else?
KJV: or do we look for another?
INT: or another are we to look for
Acts 3:5 V-PPA-NMS
Acts 27:33 V-PPA-NMP
2 Peter 3:14 V-PPA-NMP