4288. prothumia
Strong's Concordance
prothumia: eagerness
Original Word: προθυμία, ας, ἡ
Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine
Transliteration: prothumia
Phonetic Spelling: (proth-oo-mee'-ah)
Definition: eagerness
Usage: inclination, readiness, eagerness, willingness, promptness.
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4288 prothymía (from 4235 /práos, "before, in front of" and 2372 thymós, "passion") – properly, "before-passion" referring to someone who is already being willing, i.e. an eager disposition which is pre-inclined (already "ready and willing").

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from prothumos
NASB Translation
eagerness (1), readiness (4).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 4288: προθυμία

προθυμία, προθυμίας, (πρόθυμος), from Homer down;

1. zeal, spirit, eagerness;

2. inclination; readiness of mind: so Acts 17:11; 2 Corinthians 8:11f, 19; 2 Corinthians 9:2.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
readiness, eagerness

From prothumos; predisposition, i.e. Alacrity -- forwardness of mind, readiness (of mind), ready (willing) mind.

see GREEK prothumos

Forms and Transliterations
προθυμια προθυμία προθυμιαν προθυμίαν προθυμιας προθυμίας prothumia prothumian prothumias prothymia prothymía prothymian prothymían prothymias prothymías
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Englishman's Concordance
Acts 17:11 N-GFS
GRK: μετὰ πάσης προθυμίας τὸ καθ'
NAS: with great eagerness, examining
KJV: all readiness of mind, and searched
INT: with all readiness on the every

2 Corinthians 8:11 N-NFS
GRK: καθάπερ ἡ προθυμία τοῦ θέλειν
NAS: that just as [there was] the readiness to desire
KJV: as [there was] a readiness to will,
INT: even as [there was] the readiness of the being willing

2 Corinthians 8:12 N-NFS
GRK: γὰρ ἡ προθυμία πρόκειται καθὸ
NAS: For if the readiness is present,
KJV: be first a willing mind, [it is] accepted
INT: indeed the readiness is present as

2 Corinthians 8:19 N-AFS
GRK: δόξαν καὶ προθυμίαν ἡμῶν
NAS: Himself, and [to show] our readiness,
KJV: and [declaration of] your ready mind:
INT: glory and [a witness of] readiness our

2 Corinthians 9:2 N-AFS
GRK: γὰρ τὴν προθυμίαν ὑμῶν ἣν
NAS: for I know your readiness, of which
KJV: your mind, for which
INT: indeed the readiness of you which

Strong's Greek 4288
5 Occurrences

προθυμία — 2 Occ.
προθυμίαν — 2 Occ.
προθυμίας — 1 Occ.

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