παρά in the New Testament

Definitions

Thayer

1) from, of at, by, besides, near
Part of Speech: preposition
Citing in TDNT: 5:727, 771

Strong

G3844
A primary preposition; properly near, that is, (with genitive case) from beside (literally or figuratively), (with dative case) at (or in) the vicinity of (objectively or subjectively), (with accusative case) to the proximity with (local [especially beyond or opposed to] or causal [on account of]). In compounds it retains the same variety of application: - above, against, among, at, before, by, contrary to, X friend, from, + give [such things as they], + that [she] had, X his, in, more than, nigh unto, (out) of, past, save, side . . . by, in the sight of, than, [there-] fore, with. In compounds it retains the same variety of application.

Louw-Nida

GlossSection
(οἱ παρ᾽ αὐτοῦ) his family10.9
(τίθημι παρὰ / πρὸς τοὺς πόδας) turn over to57.82
l less (quantity)59.76
k beyond (degree)78.29
b among (location)83.9
a at (location)83.25
c from (extension)84.5
j because of (reason)89.25
i with (association)89.111
h instead of (contrast)89.132
g contrary to (opposition)89.137
e for (agent)90.3
d from (source)90.14
f in opinion of (view-point participant)90.20

Classical Greek Dictionaries

These two sites give similar information, with the definition from several dictionaries and statistics on the use of the word.

Perseus Digital Library

University of Chicago's Logion lexicon

Ulrik Petersen

Strong's dictionary

Crosswalk

Thayer's dictionary plus other information.

LaParola

From this site's dictionary (in Italian)

In the New Testament

SBL (also Westcott and Hort; Tischendorf; Byzantine)

παρ'preposition:61
παρὰpreposition:129
παράpreposition:3
Total193

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