587. apodektos
Strong's Concordance
apodektos: acceptable
Original Word: ἀπόδεκτος, ον
Part of Speech: Adjective
Transliteration: apodektos
Phonetic Spelling: (ap-od'-ek-tos)
Definition: acceptable
Usage: worthy to be received (welcomed), acceptable, welcome, pleasant.
HELPS Word-studies

Cognate: 587 apódektos (an adjective, derived from 588 /apodéxomai, "gladly receive") – properly, what is gladly welcomed because pleasing (acceptable). 587 (apódektos) looks back to the source that prompts the glad receiving (note the prefix, apo). For the believer, this is God Himself (His grace). See 588 (apodexomai).

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from apodechomai
NASB Translation
acceptable (2).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 587: ἀπόδεκτος

ἀπόδεκτος (so L T WH accent (and Rev. in 1 Timothy 2:3); others ἀπόδεκτος, cf. Lob. Paralip., p. 498; Göttling, p. 313f; Chandler § 529f), ἀπόδεκτον (see ἀποδέχομαι), a later word, accepted, acceptable, agreeable: 1 Timothy 2:3; 1 Timothy 5:4.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

From apodechomai; accepted, i.e. Agreeable -- acceptable.

see GREEK apodechomai

Forms and Transliterations
αποδεκτον απόδεκτον ἀπόδεκτον αποδεσμεύει απόδεσμος apodekton apódekton
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Englishman's Concordance
1 Timothy 2:3 Adj-NNS
GRK: καλὸν καὶ ἀπόδεκτον ἐνώπιον τοῦ
NAS: is good and acceptable in the sight
KJV: and acceptable in the sight
INT: [is] good and acceptable before the

1 Timothy 5:4 Adj-NNS
GRK: γάρ ἐστιν ἀπόδεκτον ἐνώπιον τοῦ
NAS: for this is acceptable in the sight
KJV: good and acceptable before God.
INT: indeed is acceptable before

Strong's Greek 587
2 Occurrences

ἀπόδεκτον — 2 Occ.

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