previous next
παρά-κλησις , εως, ,
A.calling to one's aid, summons, οἱ ἐκ παρακλήσεως συγκαθήμενοι a packed party in the assembly, D.18.143.
2. imploring, appealing, τινος of or on the part of one, Th.4.61 ; deprecation, συγγνώμης δεῖ καὶ π. Str.13.1.1.
3. invocation of gods, Iamb. Myst.4.3 (pl.).
4. demand, request, PGrenf.1.32.7 (pl., ii B.C.), etc.; κατὰ-σιν on demand, PLond.3.1164d10 (iii A. D.).
III. consolation, LXX Is.30.7, Na.3.7, Ep.Hebr.6.18, Phalar.Ep.103.1.
hide Dictionary Entry Lookup
Use this tool to search for dictionary entries in all lexica.
Search for in
How to enter text in Greek:
hide References (11 total)
  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (11):
    • Aeschines, Against Timarchus, 117
    • Aeschines, On the Embassy, 180
    • Demosthenes, On the Crown, 143
    • Isocrates, To Demonicus, 5
    • New Testament, Hebrews, 6.18
    • Old Testament, Isaiah, 30.7
    • Old Testament, Nahum, 3.7
    • Thucydides, Histories, 8.92
    • Thucydides, Histories, 4.61
    • Polybius, Histories, 1.67.10
    • Strabo, Geography, 13.1.1
hide Display Preferences
Greek Display:
Arabic Display:
View by Default:
Browse Bar: