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:

Mark 3:13: "would: and they came unto him."
Mark 3:31: "standing without, sent unto him, calling him."
Mark 4:1: "sea side: and there was gathered unto him a great multitude, so that"
Mark 4:1: "whole multitude was by the sea on the"
Mark 4:41: "exceedingly, and said one to another, What manner of man"
Mark 5:11: "Now there was there nigh unto the mountains a great herd"
Mark 5:15: "And they come to Jesus, and see him that was possessed with the devil, and had"
Mark 5:19: "saith unto him, Go home to thy friends,"
Mark 5:22: "when he saw him, he fell at his feet,"
Mark 6:3: "his sisters here with us? And they were offended at"
Mark 6:25: "straightway with haste unto the king, and asked, saying,"
Mark 6:30: "the apostles gathered themselves together unto Jesus, and told him"
Mark 6:33: "them, and came together unto him."
Mark 6:45: "ship, and to go to the other side before unto Bethsaida, while"
Mark 6:48: "of the night he cometh unto them, walking upon the"
Mark 6:51: "And he went up unto them into the ship; and"
Mark 7:1: "Then came together unto him the Pharisees, and certain"
Mark 7:25: "him, and came and fell at his feet:"
Mark 7:31: "and Sidon, he came unto the sea of Galilee, through"
Mark 8:16: "And they reasoned among themselves, saying, It is because we have no"
Mark 9:10: "And they kept that saying with themselves, questioning one with another what the"
Mark 9:14: "And when he came to his disciples, he saw a great multitude about"
Mark 9:16: "scribes, What question ye with them?"
Mark 9:17: "and said, Master, I have brought unto thee my son, which hath"
Mark 9:19: "generation, how long shall I be with you? how long"
Mark 9:19: "how long shall I suffer you? bring him unto me."
Mark 9:20: "And they brought him unto him: and when he saw him,"
Mark 9:33: "them, What was it that ye disputed among yourselves by the way?"
Mark 9:34: "the way they had disputed among themselves, who should be the greatest."
Mark 10:1: "of Jordan: and the people resort unto him again; and,"
Mark 10:5: "answered and said unto them, For the hardness of your heart he wrote"
Mark 10:7: "and mother, and cleave to his wife;"
Mark 10:14: "the little children to come unto me, and forbid them"
Mark 10:26: "were astonished out of measure, saying among themselves, Who then can"
Mark 10:50: "garment, rose, and came to Jesus."
Mark 11:1: "Bethphage and Bethany, at the mount of Olives, he sendeth forth"
Mark 11:4: "the colt tied by the door without in"
Mark 11:7: "they brought the colt to Jesus, and cast their"
Mark 11:27: "the temple, there come to him the chief priests, and"
Mark 11:31: "And they reasoned with themselves, saying, If we shall say, From"
Mark 12:2: "at the season he sent to the husbandmen a servant, that"
Mark 12:4: "And again he sent unto them another servant; and at him"
Mark 12:6: "him also last unto them, saying, They will reverence my"
Mark 12:7: "those husbandmen said among themselves, This is the"
Mark 12:12: "he had spoken the parable against them: and they left him,"
Mark 12:13: "And they send unto him certain of the Pharisees and"
Mark 12:18: "Then come unto him the Sadducees, which say there is"
Mark 14:4: "there were some that had indignation within themselves, and said, Why"
Mark 14:10: "of the twelve, went unto the chief priests, to betray"
Mark 14:49: "I was daily with you in the temple"

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