3858. paradechomai
Strong's Concordance
paradechomai: to receive, admit
Original Word: παραδέχομαι
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: paradechomai
Phonetic Spelling: (par-ad-ekh'-om-ahee)
Definition: to receive, admit
Usage: I receive, accept, acknowledge.
HELPS Word-studies

3858 paradéxomai (from 3844 /pará, "from close-beside," intensifying 1209/dexomai, "receive") – properly, receive openly, welcoming with personal interest.

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from para and dechomai
to receive, admit
NASB Translation
accept (3), receive (1), received (1), receives (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 3858: παραδέχομαι

παραδέχομαι; future 3 person plural παραδέξονταί; deponent middle, but in Biblical and ecclesiastical Greek with 1 aorist passive παρεδεχθην (Acts 15:4 L T Tr WH; 2 Macc. 4:22; (cf. Buttmann, 51 (44));

1. in classical Greek from Homer down, properly, to receive, take up, take upon oneself. Hence,

2. to admit i. e. not to reject, to accept, receive: τόν λόγον, Mark 4:20; ἔθη, Acts 16:21; τήν μαρτυρίαν, Acts 22:18; κατηγορίαν, 1 Timothy 5:19 (τάς δοκιμους δραχμάς, Epictetus diss. 1, 7, 6); τινα, of a son, to acknowledge as one's own (A. V. receiveth), Hebrews 12:6 (after Proverbs 3:12, where for רָצָה); of a delegate or messenger, to give due reception to, Acts 15:4 L T Tr WH. (Cf. δέχομαι, at the end.)

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

From para and dechomai; to accept near, i.e. Admit or (by implication) delight in -- receive.

see GREEK para

see GREEK dechomai

Forms and Transliterations
παραδέξη παραδεξονται παραδέξονταί παραδεχεσθαι παραδέχεσθαι παραδεχεται παραδέχεται παραδεχονται παραδέχονται παραδεχου παραδέχου παρεδεχθησαν παρεδέχθησαν paradechesthai paradéchesthai paradechetai paradéchetai paradechontai paradéchontai paradechou paradéchou paradexontai paradéxontaí paredechthesan paredechthēsan paredéchthesan paredéchthēsan
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Englishman's Concordance
Mark 4:20 V-PIM/P-3P
GRK: λόγον καὶ παραδέχονται καὶ καρποφοροῦσιν
NAS: the word and accept it and bear fruit,
KJV: and receive [it], and
INT: word and receive [it] and bring forth fruit

Acts 15:4 V-AIP-3P
GRK: εἰς Ἰερουσαλὴμ παρεδέχθησαν ἀπὸ τῆς
NAS: at Jerusalem, they were received by the church
INT: to Jerusalem they were welcomed by the

Acts 16:21 V-PNM/P
GRK: ἔξεστιν ἡμῖν παραδέχεσθαι οὐδὲ ποιεῖν
NAS: it is not lawful for us to accept or
KJV: for us to receive, neither
INT: it is lawful for us to receive nor to do

Acts 22:18 V-FIP-3P
GRK: διότι οὐ παραδέξονταί σου μαρτυρίαν
NAS: because they will not accept your testimony
KJV: they will not receive thy testimony
INT: because not they will receive your testimony

1 Timothy 5:19 V-PMM/P-2S
GRK: κατηγορίαν μὴ παραδέχου ἐκτὸς εἰ
NAS: Do not receive an accusation against
KJV: an elder receive not
INT: an accusation not quickly receive except if

Hebrews 12:6 V-PIM/P-3S
GRK: υἱὸν ὃν παραδέχεται
KJV: son whom he receiveth.
INT: son whom he receives

Strong's Greek 3858
6 Occurrences

παραδέχεσθαι — 1 Occ.
παραδέχεται — 1 Occ.
παραδέχονται — 1 Occ.
παραδέχου — 1 Occ.
παραδέξονταί — 1 Occ.
παρεδέχθησαν — 1 Occ.

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