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:

Matthew 2:12: "a dream that they should not return to Herod, they departed into their own"
Matthew 3:5: "Then went out to him Jerusalem, and all Judea,"
Matthew 3:10: "the axe is laid unto the root of the trees:"
Matthew 3:13: "Galilee to Jordan unto John, to be baptized of him."
Matthew 3:14: "and comest thou to me?"
Matthew 3:15: "Jesus answering said unto him, Suffer it to be so now: for"
Matthew 4:6: "they shall bear thee up, lest at any time thou dash thy foot against a stone."
Matthew 7:15: "false prophets, which come to you in sheep's clothing,"
Matthew 10:6: "But go rather to the lost sheep of the house of Israel."
Matthew 10:13: "worthy, let your peace return to you."
Matthew 11:28: "Come unto me, all ye that labor and are heavy laden, and I"
Matthew 13:2: "great multitudes were gathered together unto him, so that he went"
Matthew 13:56: "are they not all with us? Whence then hath this"
Matthew 14:25: "night Jesus went unto them, walking on the"
Matthew 14:28: "bid me come unto thee on the water."
Matthew 14:29: "the water, to go to Jesus."
Matthew 17:14: "And when they were come to the multitude, there came to him"
Matthew 19:8: "He saith unto them, Moses because of the hardness of your hearts suffered"
Matthew 19:14: "them not, to come unto me: for of such is"
Matthew 21:1: "were come to Bethphage, unto the mount of Olives, then"
Matthew 21:32: "For John came unto you in the way of righteousness,"
Matthew 21:34: "he sent his servants to the husbandmen, that they might receive the"
Matthew 21:37: "But last of all he sent unto them his son, saying,"
Matthew 23:34: "Wherefore, behold, I send unto you prophets, and"
Matthew 23:37: "and stonest them which are sent unto thee, how often would I have gathered thy children together,"
Matthew 25:9: "you: but go ye rather to them that sell, and buy"
Matthew 25:36: "prison, and ye came unto me."
Matthew 25:39: "prison, and came unto thee?"
Matthew 26:14: "Judas Iscariot, went unto the chief priests,"
Matthew 26:18: "into the city to such a man, and say unto him,"
Matthew 26:18: "I will keep the passover at thy house with my disciples."
Matthew 26:40: "And he cometh unto the disciples, and findeth them"
Matthew 26:45: "Then cometh he to his disciples, and saith unto them,"
Matthew 26:55: "me? I sat daily with you teaching in"
Matthew 26:57: "they that had laid hold on Jesus led him away to Caiaphas the high priest, where"
Matthew 27:4: "they said, What is that to us? see thou"
Matthew 27:14: "And he answered him to never a word;"
Matthew 27:19: "his wife sent unto him, saying, Have thou nothing to do"
Matthew 27:62: "chief priests and Pharisees came together unto Pilate,"
Mark 1:5: "And there went out unto him all the land of Judea,"
Mark 1:27: "amazed, insomuch that they questioned among themselves saying, What thing is"
Mark 1:32: "the sun did set, they brought unto him all that were diseased,"
Mark 1:33: "city was gathered together at the door."
Mark 1:40: "And there came a leper to him, beseeching him, and"
Mark 1:45: "places: and they came to him from every quarter."
Mark 2:2: "insomuch that there was no room to receive them, no, not so much as about the door: and"
Mark 2:3: "And they come unto him, bringing one sick of the palsy, which was borne of"
Mark 2:13: "the multitude resorted unto him, and he taught them."
Mark 3:7: "himself with his disciples to the sea: and a great"
Mark 3:8: "what great things he did, came unto him."

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