Bible Verse Dictionary
1 Peter 4:7 - Prayer
but and etc.
the definite article; the (sometimes to be supplied at others omitted in English idiom)
properly the point aimed at as a limit that is (by implication) the conclusion of an act or state (termination [literally figuratively or indefinitely] result [immediate ultimate or prophetic] purpose); specifically an impost or levy (as paid)
|of all things||G3956||πᾶς||
apparently a primary word; all any: every the whole
|is at hand||G1448||ἐγγίζω||
to make near that is (reflexively) approach
|be ye therefore sober||G4993||σωφρονέω||
to be of sound mind that is sane (figuratively) moderate
and also: even so: then too etc.; often used in connection (or composition) with other particles or small words
to abstain from wine (keep sober) that is (figuratively) be discreet
to or into (indicating the point reached or entered) of place time or (figuratively) purpose (result etc.); also in adverbial phrases.
prayer (worship); by implication an oratory (chapel)
Definitions are taken from Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
by James Strong (S.T.D.) (LL.D.) 1890.