Greek/Hebrew Definitions

Strong's #4314: pros (pronounced pros)

a strengthened form of 4253; a preposition of direction; forward to, i.e. toward (with the genitive case, the side of, i.e. pertaining to; with the dative case, by the side of, i.e. near to; usually with the accusative case, the place, time, occasion, or respect, which is the destination of the relation, i.e. whither or for which it is predicated):--about, according to , against, among, at, because of, before, between, (where-)by, for, X at thy house, in, for intent, nigh unto, of, which pertain to, that, to (the end that), X together, to (you) -ward, unto, with(-in). In the comparative case, it denotes essentially the same applications, namely, motion towards, accession to, or nearness at.

Thayer's Greek Lexicon:



1) to the advantage of

2) at, near, by

3) to, towards, with, with regard to

Part of Speech: preposition

Relation: a strengthened form of G4253

Citing in TDNT: 6:720, 942


This word is used 701 times:

John 17:11: "and I come to thee. Holy Father, keep"
John 17:13: "And now come I to thee; and these things I speak"
John 18:13: "And led him away to Annas first; for he was"
John 18:16: "But Peter stood at the door without. Then"
John 18:24: "had sent him bound unto Caiaphas the high priest."
John 18:29: "Pilate then went out unto them, and said, What"
John 18:38: "this, he went out again unto the Jews, and saith"
John 19:24: "They said therefore among themselves, Let us not rend it, but"
John 19:39: "also Nicodemus, which at the first came to Jesus by night, and brought"
John 20:2: "she runneth, and cometh to Simon Peter, and to"
John 20:2: "Simon Peter, and to the other disciple, whom"
John 20:10: "disciples went away again unto their own home."
John 20:11: "Mary stood without at the sepulcher weeping: and"
John 20:12: "white sitting, the one at the head, and the other"
John 20:12: "head, and the other at the feet, where the"
John 20:17: "say unto them, I ascend unto"
John 20:17: "for I am not yet ascended to my Father: but go"
John 20:17: "Father: but go to my brethren, and say"
John 20:17: "say unto them, I ascend unto"
John 21:22: "till I come, what is that to thee? follow thou me."
John 21:23: "that he tarry till I come, what"
John 21:23: "that he tarry till I come, what is that to"
Acts 1:7: "And he said unto them, It is not for you to know"
Acts 2:7: "and marveled, saying one to another, Behold, are not"
Acts 2:12: "and were in doubt, saying one to another, What meaneth"
Acts 2:29: "let me freely speak unto you of the"
Acts 2:37: "in their heart, and said unto Peter and to the rest"
Acts 2:38: "Then Peter said unto them, Repent, and be baptized"
Acts 2:47: "and having favor with all the people. And"
Acts 3:2: "whom they laid daily at the gate of the"
Acts 3:10: "it was he which sat for alms at the Beautiful"
Acts 3:11: "the people ran together unto them in the porch"
Acts 3:12: "when Peter saw it, he answered unto the people, Ye men of Israel,"
Acts 3:22: "all things whatsoever he shall say"
Acts 3:22: "Moses truly said unto the fathers, A prophet shall the Lord"
Acts 3:22: "all things whatsoever he shall say"
Acts 3:25: "which God made with our fathers, saying unto"
Acts 3:25: "our fathers, saying unto Abraham, And in thy seed"
Acts 4:1: "And as they spake unto the people, the priests,"
Acts 4:8: "with the Holy Ghost, said unto them, Ye rulers of the people,"
Acts 4:15: "of the council, they conferred among themselves,"
Acts 4:19: "John answered and said unto them, Whether it be right"
Acts 4:23: "And being let go, they went to their own company, and reported all that"
Acts 4:23: "and elders had said unto them."
Acts 4:24: "heard that, they lifted up their voice to God with one accord, and said,"
Acts 5:9: "Then Peter said unto her, How is it that ye"
Acts 5:10: "and, carrying her forth, buried her by her husband."
Acts 5:35: "And said unto them, Ye men of Israel, take heed to yourselves"
Acts 6:1: "a murmuring of the Grecians against the Hebrews, because their"
Acts 7:3: "And said unto him, Get thee out of thy country,"

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