1) the sense of hearing
2) the organ of hearing, the ear
3) the thing heard
3a) instruction, namely oral
3a1) of preaching the gospel
3b) hearsay, report or rumour
Part of Speech: noun feminine
Citing in TDNT: 1:221, 34
From G191; hearing (the act, the sense or the thing heard): - audience, ear, fame, which ye heard, hearing, preached, report, rumor.
|b ability to hear||24.53|
|(εἰσφέρω εἰς τὰς ἀκοάς) cause to hear||24.55|
|c what is heard||24.57|
|(ἀκοῇ ἀκούω) listen carefully||24.63|
|(ἀνοίγουσιν αἱ ἀκοαί) become able to hear||24.69|
|(κνήθομαι τὴν ἀκοήν) desirous of hearing||25.11|
|e pay attention to||31.56|
|(εἰσφέρω εἰς τὰς ἀκοάς) speak about||33.92|
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Perseus Digital Library
University of Chicago's Logion lexicon
Thayer's dictionary plus other information.
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