πρόθεσις in the New Testament

Definitions

Thayer

1) a setting forth of a thing, placing of it in view, the shewbread
1a) twelve loaves of wheaten bread, corresponding to the number of the tribes of Israel, which loaves were offered to God every Sabbath, and separated into two rows, lay for seven days upon a table placed in the sanctuary or front portion of the tabernacle, and afterwards of the temple
2) a purpose
Part of Speech: noun feminine
Citing in TDNT: 8:164, 1176

Strong

G4286
From G4388; a setting forth, that is, (figuratively) proposal (intention); specifically the show bread (in the Temple) as exposed before God: - purpose, shew [-bread].

Louw-Nida

GlossSection
plan30.63
(ἄρτοι τῆς προθέσεως) consecrated bread53.26

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)

προθέσειnoun: dative singular feminine2
προθέσεωςnoun: genitive singular feminine4
πρόθεσινnoun: accusative singular feminine4
πρόθεσιςnoun: nominative singular feminine2
Total12

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