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Strongs Number: G3874


Greek Word
παράκλησις
Transliteration
paraklēsis
Phonetic
par-ak'-lay-sis
Part of Speech
Noun Feminine
Strongs Definition

imploration hortation solace

Thayers Definition

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

a. thus of the Messianic salvation (so the Rabbis call the Messiah the consoler, the comforter)

5. persuasive discourse, stirring address

a. instructive, admonitory, conciliatory, powerful hortatory discourse

Origin
From G3870
Bible Usage
comfort consolation exhortation intreaty.