Strong's Enhanced Concordance

The Aionian Bible un-translates and instead transliterates ten special words to help us better understand the extent of God’s love for individuals and all mankind, and the nature of afterlife destinies. The original translation is unaltered and an inline note is appended to 63 Old Testament and 200 New Testament verses. Compare the definitions below to the Aionian Glossary. Follow the blue link below to study the word's usage. Search for any Strong's number: g1-21369 and h1-9049.
to delight
Strongs:
g2106
Word:
εὐδοκέω
Tyndale
Word:
εὐδοκέω
Transliteration:
eudokeō
Gloss:
to delight
Morphhology:
Greek, Verb
Definition:
εὐ-δοκέω, -ῶ (on the derivation, see EL, § 28, 6) [in LXX chiefly for רָצָה, also for אָבָה, חָפֵץ, etc;] 1) with inf. (Polyb, al.), to be well pleased, to think it good, to give consent (so freq. in π. in legal docu­ments; Milligan, Th., 22 f.): Luk.12:32, Rom.15:26-27, 1Co.1:21, Gal.1:15, Col.1:19, R, mg. (ICC, in l, but see infr.), 1Th.2:8 3:1; μᾶλλον εὐ, 2Co.5:8; with accusative and inf. (Polyb, i, 8, 4), Col, l.with, R, txt. (Lft, in l). 2) to be well pleased or take pleasure with or in a person or thing; (a) with dative (Polyb, al; 1Ma.1:43, I Est.4:39): 2Th.2:12; (b) as freq. in LXX, α with accusative: Mat.12:13, Heb.10:5, 8" (LXX); β before ἐν (cf. Heb. בּ רָצָה, Psa.149:4): Mat.3:17 17:5, Mrk.1:11, Luk.3:22 (on the tense, see M, Pr., 134 f; DCG, i,308 b), 1Co.10:5, 2Co.12:10, Heb.10:38 " (LXX); (with) before εἰς: 2Pe.1:17. (cf. συν-ευδοκέω, and see Cremer, 213 f; Field, Notes, 48 f; DCG, i, 355a.) (AS)
Liddell-Scott-Jones
Word:
εὐδοκέω
Transliteration:
eudokeō
Gloss:
to delight
Morphhology:
Greek, Verb
Definition:
εὐδοκ-έω, to be well pleased or content, [Refs 2nd c.BC+]; ἐάν. [Refs]: with participle, [Refs]: with dative, to be content with, find pleasure in a person or thing, [NT+1st c.BC+]: also with accusative, τινα[LXX]; [ἐγγύους] [Refs 2nd c.BC+]; ἡ γῆ -ήσει τὰ σάββατα [LXX] 2) consent, approve, with dative, τοῖς γεγραμμένοις [Refs 1st c.AD+]; τῇ δημοσιώσει [Refs 3rd c.AD+]; also ἐπί τινι [Refs 2nd c.AD+]: frequently absolutely in legal documents, [Refs 2nd c.AD+] 3) with infinitive, consent, agree to do, [Refs 2nd c.BC+] (and with accusative et infinitive, consent that, [LXX]; to be ready, willing, [NT+2nd c.BC+] 3.b) determine, resolve, NT.Luke.[Refs] 4) to be content, happy, [Refs 1st c.BC+]:— also in middle, τῆς εὐδοκουμένης ζωῆς [Refs] 5) middle, = active in signification[Refs 2nd c.BC+]; τινι [Refs 1st c.BC+] II) passive, to be favoured, i.e. prosper, [LXX]: with dative, find approval with, τισι [Refs 2nd c.BC+] II.2) to be approved, ὑπό τινων [Refs 1st c.BC+] III) of persons or things, to be well-pleasing or acceptable, find favour with, τινι [Refs 5th c.BC+] IV) with accusative et genitive, deem worthy of, τινα τιμῆς [Refs 2nd c.BC+]
Strongs
Word:
εὐδοκέω
Transliteration:
eudokéō
Pronounciation:
yoo-dok-eh'-o
Language:
Greek
Morphhology:
Verb
Definition:
to think well of, i.e. approve (an act); specially, to approbate (a person or thing); think good, (be well) please(-d), be the good (have, take) pleasure, be willing; from g2095 (εὖ) and g1380 (δοκέω);