aproskopos: not causing to stumble, not stumblingOriginal Word: ἀπρόσκοπος, ον
Part of Speech: Adjective
Phonetic Spelling: (ap-ros'-kop-os)
Short Definition: not offending, not causing offence, blameless
Definition: (free from hurt or harm, hence) not offending, not causing offence, blameless.
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
from alpha (as a neg. prefix) and proskoptó
not causing to stumble, not stumbling
blameless (2), no offense (1).
Thayer's Greek LexiconSTRONGS NT 677: ἀπρόσκοπος
ἀπρόσκοπος, ἀπρόσκοπον (προσκόπτω, which see);
1. actively, having nothing for one to strike against; not causing to stumble;
a. properly: ὁδός, a smooth road, Sir. 35: (32) 21.
b. metaphorically, not leading others into sin by one's mode of life: 1 Corinthians 10:32.
a. not striking against or stumbling; metaphorically, not led into sin; blameless: Philippians 1:10 (joined with εἰλικρινεῖς).
b. without offence: συνείδησις, not troubled and distressed by a consciousness of sin, Acts 24:16. (Not found in secular authors (except Sextus Empiricus, 1, 195 (p. 644, 13 Bekker)).) From a (as a negative particle) and a presumed derivative of proskopto; actively, inoffensive, i.e. Not leading into sin; passively, faultless, i.e. Not led into sin -- none (void of, without) offence. see GREEK a see GREEK proskopto
From a (as a negative particle) and a presumed derivative of proskopto; actively, inoffensive, i.e. Not leading into sin; passively, faultless, i.e. Not led into sin -- none (void of, without) offence.
see GREEK a
see GREEK proskopto
Englishman's ConcordanceStrong's Greek 677
ἀπρόσκοποι — 2 Occ.
ἀπρόσκοπον — 1 Occ.
Acts 24:16 Adj-AFS
GRK: αὐτὸς ἀσκῶ ἀπρόσκοπον συνείδησιν ἔχειν
NAS: always a blameless conscience
KJV: a conscience void of offence toward
INT: I myself exercise without offense a conscience to have