1352. dio
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dio: wherefore, on which account
Original Word: διό
Part of Speech: Conjunction
Transliteration: dio
Phonetic Spelling: (dee-o')
Short Definition: wherefore
Definition: wherefore, on which account, therefore.

HELPS word-Studies

1352 dió (a conjunction, derived from 1223 /diá, "across to the other side," and the relative pronoun 3739 /hós, "which") – because-therefore; on account of which therefore. Two "directions" are expressed by 1352 (dió) – looking backward ("because") to properly look forward ("therefore").

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from dia and hos,
wherefore, on which account
NASB Translation
reason (1), so then (1), therefore (43), this reason (6), wherefore (1), why (1).

STRONGS NT 1352: διό

διό, conjunction equivalent to δἰ (from Thucydides and Plato down), wherefore, on which account: Matthew 27:8; Luke 1:35; Luke 7:7; Acts 10:29; Romans 1:24; Romans 2:1; 1 Corinthians 12:3; 2 Corinthians 6:17; Hebrews 3:7; James 1:21; 1 Peter 1:13, and often. (Cf. Winers Grammar, 445 (414); Buttmann, 233 (200); on Paul's use, see Ellicott on Galatians 4:31.)

for this reason, therefore, wherefore.

From dia and hos; through which thing, i.e. Consequently -- for which cause, therefore, wherefore.

see GREEK dia

see GREEK hos

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