prokeimai: to be set before, to be set forthOriginal Word: πρόκειμαι
Part of Speech: Verb
Phonetic Spelling: (prok'-i-mahee)
Short Definition: I am set before
Definition: I am set (placed, put) before, am already there.
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
from pro and keimai
to be set before, to be set forth
exhibited (1), present (1), set before (3).
Thayer's Greek LexiconSTRONGS NT 4295: πρόκειμαι
πρόκειμαι; (πρό (which see d. α.) and κεῖμαι): from Homer down;
1. properly, to lie or be placed before (a person or thing), or in front (often so in Greek writings).
2. to be set before, i. e., a. to be placed before the eyes, to lie in sight; to stand forth: with a predicate nominative, δεῖγμα, as an example, Jude 1:7 (καλόν ὑπόδειγμα σοι πρόκειται, Josephus, b. j. 6, 2, 1).
b. equivalent to to be appointed, destined: προκειμενη ἐλπίςt';, the hope open to us, offered, given, Hebrews 6:18; used of those things which by any appointment are destined to be done, borne, or attained by anyone; so προκειμενος ἀγών, Hebrews 12:1; προκειμενος χαρά, the destined joy (see ἀντί, 2 b.), ibid. 2 (the phrase τά ἆθλα προκεῖσθαι occurs often in secular writings from Herodotus down; cf. Bleek, Br. an die Hebrews 2:2, p. 268ff).
c. to be there, be present, be at hand (so that it can become actual or available): 2 Corinthians 8:12. see GREEK pro see GREEK keimai
see GREEK pro
see GREEK keimai
Englishman's ConcordanceStrong's Greek 4295
προκειμένης — 2 Occ.
προκείμενον — 1 Occ.
πρόκεινται — 1 Occ.
πρόκειται — 1 Occ.
2 Corinthians 8:12 V-PIM/P-3S
GRK: ἡ προθυμία πρόκειται καθὸ ἐὰν
NAS: the readiness is present, it is acceptable
KJV: if there be first a willing mind,
INT: the readiness is present as if