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.
pretense
Strongs:
g4392
Word:
πρόφασις
Tyndale
Word:
πρόφασις
Transliteration:
prophasis
Gloss:
pretense
Morphhology:
Greek, Noun, Female
Definition:
πρό-φασις, -εως, ἡ (< φήμι), [in LXX: Psa.141:4 (עֲלִילָה)?עֲלִילָה)? Dan.6:4-5 (5-6) (עִלָּה) Pro.18:1, Hos.10:4 *;] a pretence, pretext: Mat.23:1 (WM, R, txt, om.), Mrk.12:40, Luk.20:47 Jhn.15:22, Act.27:30, Php.1:18, 1Th.2:5. (AS)
Liddell-Scott-Jones
Word:
πρόφασις
Transliteration:
prophasis
Gloss:
pretense
Morphhology:
Greek, Noun, Female
Definition:
πρόφᾰσ-ις, εως, ἡ, (προφαίνω) motive or cause alleged, whether truly or falsely: then, actual motive or cause, whether alleged or not: I) alleged motive, plea, without implication of truth or falsity, ἐπὶ σμικρῇ π. [Refs 6th c.BC+]; καὶ ἐπὶ μεγάλῃ καὶ ἐπὶ βραχείᾳ π. whether the plea put forward be a trifle or a weighty matter, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; τῆς αἰτίας τὴν π. the plea in the case, the basis of the charge, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; τοιαύτας ἔχοντες π. καὶ αἰτίας pleas and motives, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; π. ἐπιεικής[Refs 4th c.BC+]; προφάσεις ἀληθεῖς λέγοντος pleading what was in fact true, [Refs 5th c.BC+] I.2) falsely alleged motive (or cause), pretext, pretence, excuse, π. ἰδίης ἀβουλίης an excuse for, [Refs 5th c.BC+] in pretence, ostensibly, στενάχοντο γυναῖκες Πάτροκλον π, σφῶν δ᾽ αὐτῶν κήδε᾽ ἑκάστη [Refs 8th c.BC+]; opposed to τὸ ἀληθές, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; προφάσει τῶν δημοσίων on the pretence that public debts are owing, [Refs 1st c.AD+]; προφάσιος [εἵνεκεν], προφάσεως ἕνεκα, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; ἐκ μικρᾶς π. [Refs 5th c.BC+]infinitive, αὕτη γὰρ ἦν σοι π. ἐκβαλεῖν ἐμέ for casting me out, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; π. τοῖς δειλοῖς ἔχει μὴ ἰέναι gives them an excuse or plea for not going, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; εὑρὼν π. [Refs 4th c.AD+] I.2.b) phrases, πρόφασιν διδόναι, ἐνδοῦναι, allow, afford an excuse, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; π. μηδεμίαν θέμενος making no excuse, [Refs 6th c.BC+]; π. προτεῖναι put forward a pretext, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; προφάσιας εἷλκον kept making pretences, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; π. τινὰ πρεσβείας πορισάμενοι [Refs 5th c.BC+]; ἔχει προφάσεις it is excusable,[Refs 5th c.BC+] I.2.c) elliptically, μή μοι πρόφασιν no excuse, no shuffling, [Refs 5th c.BC+] II) the actual motive, purpose, or cause, whether alleged or not, οὔτ᾽ εὐνῆς πρόφασιν κεχρημένος οὔτε τευ ἄλλου [Refs 8th c.BC+]; τὸ ἐκ προφάσεως τῶν. στρατιωτῶν δηληγατευθὲν μέτρον ἐλαίου for the purpose of, [Refs 4th c.AD+]; τὴν ἀληθεστάτην π, ἀφανεστάτην δὲ λόγῳ [Refs 5th c.BC+]: especially as a medical technical term, external exciting cause, ἐκ πάσης π. ἐκτιτρώσκουσι they miscarry on any provocation, [Refs 5th c.BC+]: generally, cause, σμικρὰ π. ἔξωθεν [Refs 5th c.BC+]; βραχεῖα π. [Refs 5th c.BC+]; φανερὴ π. [Refs 5th c.BC+]; βραχείας προφάσεως ἔδει μόνον ἐφ᾽ ᾗ. δεξόμεθα. it needed but a little to move us to, [Refs 5th c.BC+] II.2) occasion, θοἰμάτιον δεικνὺς τοδὶ πρόφασιν ἔφασκον, ὦ γύναι, λίαν σπαθᾷς I said à propos. I took occasion to say, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; ἐπὶ τῇ ἐμῇ π. à propos of me, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; ἐπὶ τῇ π. τῆς ἐμαυτοῦ ἀρχῆς on the occasion of my accession, [Refs 3rd c.AD+] III) persuasion, suggestion, uncertain reading in [Refs 5th c.BC+] IV) preface, τὰς σημειώσεις ὑπὸ μίαν ἐκθησόμεθα π. [Refs 1st c.AD+]
Strongs
Word:
πρόφασις
Transliteration:
próphasis
Pronounciation:
prof'-as-is
Language:
Greek
Morphhology:
Noun Feminine
Definition:
an outward showing, i.e. pretext; cloke, colour, pretence, show; from a compound of g4253 (πρό) and g5316 (φαίνω);