nouthesia: admonitionOriginal Word: νουθεσία, ας, ἡPart of Speech:
a warning, admonitionDefinition:
a warning, admonition, counsel.
Cognate: 3559 nouthesía(a feminine noun derived from 3560 /nouthetéō) – properly, setting (placing) the mind through God-inspired warning ("admonition").
3559 /nouthesía ("warning through teaching") improves a person's reasoning so they can reach God's solution – i.e. by going through His thought-process. See 3560 (nouthetéō).
[Ro 12:1-3 likewise emphasizes the importance of receiving God's thoughts in the renewed mind, through faith, to reach God's solutions.]
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
instruction (2), warning (1).
Thayer'sSTRONGS NT 3559: νουθεσίανουθεσία
, which see); admonition, exhortation
: Wis. 16:6; 1 Corinthians 10:11
; Titus 3:10
, such as belongs to the Lord (Christ) or proceeds from him, Ephesians 6:4
s Grammar, 189 (178)). (Aristophanes
ran. 1009; Diodorus
15, 7; besides in Philo
, and other recent writings for νουθέτησις
, forms more common in the earlier writings cf. Lob. ad Phryn.
, p. 512; (Winer
s Grammar, 24).) (Cf. Trench
, § xxxii.)<1>
From nous and a derivative of tithemi; calling attention to, i.e. (by implication) mild rebuke or warning -- admonition.
see GREEK nous
see GREEK tithemi