Bible Verse Dictionary
1 Peter 1:20 - Before
properly indicative of affirmation or concession (in fact); usually followed by a contrasted clause with G1161 (this one the former etc.
to know beforehand that is foresee
a deposition that is founding; figuratively conception
|of the world||G2889||κόσμος||
orderly arrangement that is decoration; by implication the world (in a wide or narrow sense including its inhabitants literally or figuratively [morally])
but and etc.
to render apparent (literally or figuratively)
of rest (with the dative case) at on etc.; of direction (with the accusative case) towards upon etc.: about (the times) above after against among as long as (touching) at beside X-(idiom) have charge of (be- [where-]) fore in (a place as much as the time of -to) (because) of (up-) on (behalf of) over (by for) the space of through (-out) (un-) to (-ward) with. In compounds it retains essentially the same import at
farthest final (of place or time)
a space of time (in genitive case and thus properly distinguished from G2540 which designates a fixed or special occasion; and from G165 which denotes a particular period) or interval; by extension an individual opportunity; by implication delay
through (in very wide applications local causal or occasional). In composition it retains the same general import
you (as the object of a verb or preposition)
Definitions are taken from Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
by James Strong (S.T.D.) (LL.D.) 1890.