2412. hieroprepés
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hieroprepés: reverent
Original Word: ἱεροπρεπής, ές
Part of Speech: Adjective
Transliteration: hieroprepés
Phonetic Spelling: (hee-er-op-rep-ace')
Short Definition: suitable to a sacred character, reverent
Definition: suitable to a sacred character, reverent.

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2412 hieroprepḗss (from hieron, "a sacred place, a temple," and 4241 /prépō, "fitting") –"befitting men, places, actions, or things sacred to God, reverent" (K. Wuest); "suited to a sacred character, reverend" (Abbott-Smith).

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from hieros and prepó
NASB Translation
reverent (1).

STRONGS NT 2412a: ἱερόθυτος

ἱερόθυτος, ἱερόθυτόν (from ἱερός and θύω, cf. εἰδωλόθυτος), sacrificed, offered in sacrifice, to the gods; as in Plutarch, symp. 8, 8, 3 at the beginning, used of the flesh of animals offered in sacrifice: 1 Corinthians 10:28 L text T Tr WH. On the use of the word in Greek writings cf. Lob. ad Phryn., p. 159.

STRONGS NT 2412: ἱεροπρεπήςἱεροπρεπής, ἱεροπρεπες (from ἱερός, and πρέπει it is becoming), befitting men, places, actions or things sacred to God; reverent: Titus 2:3. (4 Macc. 9:25; 11:19; Plato, Philo, Josephus, Lucian, others) (Cf. Trench, § 92, under the end.)


From hieros and the same as prepo; reverent -- as becometh holiness.

see GREEK hieros

see GREEK prepo

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