4411. prótoklisia
Strong's Concordance
prótoklisia: the chief place (at the table)
Original Word: πρωτοκλισία, ας, ἡ
Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine
Transliteration: prótoklisia
Phonetic Spelling: (pro-tok-lis-ee'-ah)
Definition: the chief place (at the table)
Usage: the chief place at a banquet or table.
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from prótos and klisia
Definition
the chief place (at the table)
NASB Translation
place of honor (2), places of honor (3).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 4411: πρωτοκλισία

πρωτοκλισία, πρωτοκλισίας, (πρῶτος and κλισία), the first reclining-place, the chief place, at table (cf. Rich, Dict. of Rom. and Greek Antiq. under the phrase,lectus tricliniaris; the relative rank of the several places at table varied among Persians, Greeks, and Romans; and what arrangement was currently followed by the Jews in Christ's day can hardly, perhaps, be determined; (yet see Edersheim. Jesus the Messiah, ii., pp. 207f 494)): Matthew 23:6; Mark 12:39; Luke 11:43 Lachmann in brackets; . (Ecclesiastical writings).

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
chief place, seat of honor

From protos and klisia; a reclining first (in the place of honor) at the dinner-bed, i.e. Preeminence at meals -- chief (highest, uppermost) room.

see GREEK protos

see GREEK klisia

Forms and Transliterations
πρωτοκλισιαν πρωτοκλισίαν πρωτοκλισιας πρωτοκλισίας πρωτολογία protoklisian protoklisían prōtoklisian prōtoklisían protoklisias protoklisías prōtoklisias prōtoklisías
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Englishman's Concordance
Matthew 23:6 N-AFS
GRK: δὲ τὴν πρωτοκλισίαν ἐν τοῖς
NAS: They love the place of honor at banquets
KJV: love the uppermost rooms at
INT: moreover the chief place at the

Mark 12:39 N-AFP
GRK: συναγωγαῖς καὶ πρωτοκλισίας ἐν τοῖς
NAS: in the synagogues and places of honor at banquets,
KJV: and the uppermost rooms at
INT: synagogues and first places at the

Luke 14:7 N-AFP
GRK: πῶς τὰς πρωτοκλισίας ἐξελέγοντο λέγων
NAS: they had been picking out the places of honor [at the table], saying
KJV: they chose out the chief rooms; saying
INT: how the first places they were choosing out saying

Luke 14:8 N-AFS
GRK: εἰς τὴν πρωτοκλισίαν μή ποτε
NAS: do not take the place of honor, for someone more distinguished
KJV: in the highest room; lest
INT: in the first place not ever

Luke 20:46 N-AFP
GRK: συναγωγαῖς καὶ πρωτοκλισίας ἐν τοῖς
NAS: in the synagogues and places of honor at banquets,
KJV: and the chief rooms at
INT: synagogues and first places in the

Strong's Greek 4411
5 Occurrences


πρωτοκλισίαν — 2 Occ.
πρωτοκλισίας — 3 Occ.











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