Bible Verse Dictionary
2 Corinthians 8:17 - Being
demonstrative that (sometimes redundant); causatively because
properly indicative of affirmation or concession (in fact); usually followed by a contrasted clause with G1161 (this one the former etc.
to receive (in various applications literally or figuratively)
the definite article; the (sometimes to be supplied at others omitted in English idiom)
imploration hortation solace
but and etc.
to begin under (quietly) that is come into existence (be present or at hand); expletively to exist (as copula or subordinate to an adjective participle adverb or preposition or as auxilliary to principal verb)
more prompt more earnest
|of his own accord||G830||αὐθαίρετος||
self chosen that is (by implication) voluntary
to issue (literally or figuratively)
a preposition of direction; forward to that is toward (with the genitive case the side of that is pertaining to; with the dative case by the side of that is near to; usually with the accusative case the place time occasion or respect which is the destination of the relation that is whither or for which it is predicated)
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.