G3874 παράκλησις - Strong's Greek Lexicon Number

LSJ Gloss:
a calling to one's aid, summons
exhortation, entreaty, encouragement, comfort
a calling for, summons, hence: (a) exhortation, (b) entreaty, (c) encouragement, joy, gladness, (d) consolation, comfort.
imploration, hortation, solace
Derivation: from G3870;

KJV Usage: comfort, consolation, exhortation, intreaty.

παρά-κλησις, -εως, ἡ
(< παρακαλέω), [in LXX :
Refs Job.21:2, Psa.94:19, Hos.13:14, Nam.3:7, Isa.57:18 66:11, Jer.16:7
(נָחַם, its parts and derivatives), Jer.38:9 (תַּחֲנוּן),
Refs Isa.28:29 30:7, 1Ma.10:24 Mac 12:9, 2Ma.7:24 Mac 15:11
* ;]
__1. a calling to one's aid, summons (Thus.), hence, appeal, entreaty (Strab., Plut., al., 1Ma.10:24; of. Lft., Notes, 20) : 2Co.8:4.
__2. exhortation, encouragement:
Refs Act.15:31, Rom.12:8, 1Co.14:3, 2Co.8:17, Php.2:1, 1Th.2:3, 1Ti.4:13, Heb.12:5
; λόγος (τῆς) π.,
Refs Act.13:15, Heb.13:22
; υἱὸς π., Act.4:36.
__3. consolation, comfort (Phalar., LXX) :
Refs Luk.6:24, Act.9:31, 2Co.1:4-7 7:4 7:7 7:13, 2Th.2:16, Phm 7
; τ. γραφῶν, Rom.15:4; θεὸς τῆς π.,
Refs Rom.15:5, 2Co.1:3
; π. τοῦ Ἰσραήλ (see Dalman, Words, 109 f.), Lk
1) a calling near, summons, (esp. for help)
2) importation, supplication, entreaty
3) exhortation, admonition, encouragement
4) consolation, comfort, solace; that which affords comfort or refreshment
4a) thus of the Messianic salvation (so the Rabbis call the Messiah the consoler, the comforter)
5) persuasive discourse, stirring address
5a) instructive, admonitory, conciliatory, powerful hortatory discourse

From G3870; imploration, hortation, solace

KJV Usage: comfort, consolation, exhortation, intreaty.

View how G3874 παράκλησις is used in the Bible

29 occurrences of G3874 παράκλησις

Luke 2:25 for the consolation
Luke 6:24 consolation.
Acts 4:36 of consolation,)
Acts 9:31 in the comfort
Acts 13:15 of exhortation
Acts 15:31 the consolation.
Romans 12:8 exhortation:
Romans 15:4 comfort
Romans 15:5 consolation
1 Corinthians 14:3 exhortation,
2 Corinthians 1:3 comfort;
2 Corinthians 1:4 the comfort
2 Corinthians 1:5 consolation
2 Corinthians 1:6 consolation
2 Corinthians 1:6 consolation
2 Corinthians 1:7 of the consolation.
2 Corinthians 7:4 with comfort,
2 Corinthians 7:7 the consolation
2 Corinthians 7:13 comfort:
2 Corinthians 8:4 entreaty
2 Corinthians 8:17 the exhortation;
Philippians 2:1 consolation
1 Thessalonians 2:3 exhortation
2 Thessalonians 2:16 consolation
1 Timothy 4:13 to exhortation,
Philemon 1:7 consolation
Hebrews 6:18 consolation,
Hebrews 12:5 the exhortation
Hebrews 13:22 of exhortation:

Distinct usage

7 consolation
1 consolation.
1 in the comfort
1 of exhortation
1 the consolation.
1 exhortation:
1 exhortation,
1 with comfort,
1 comfort:
1 exhortation
1 consolation,
1 of exhortation:
1 of the consolation.
1 the comfort
1 of consolation,)
1 the exhortation;
1 for the consolation
1 the consolation
1 entreaty
1 to exhortation,
1 comfort
1 comfort;
1 the exhortation

Corresponding Hebrew Words

para klesis H5162 nacham pi.
para klesis * H8469 tachanun

Related words

G3874 παράκλησις

G3870 παρακαλέω

From G3844 and G2564; to call near, that is, invite, invoke (by imploration, hortation or consolation)

KJV Usage: beseech, call for, (be of good) comfort, desire, (give) exhort (-ation), intreat, pray.

G4837 συμπαρακαλέω
From G4862 and G3870; to console jointly

KJV Usage: comfort together.