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Strongs Number: G3862


Greek Word
παράδοσις
Transliteration
paradosis
Phonetic
par-ad'-os-is
Part of Speech
Noun Feminine
Strongs Definition

transmission that is (concretely) a precept; specifically the Jewish traditionary law

Thayers Definition

1. giving up, giving over

a. the act of giving up

b. the surrender of cities

2. a giving over which is done by word of mouth or in writing, i.e. tradition by instruction, narrative, precept, etc.

a. objectively, that which is delivered, the substance of a teaching

b. of the body of precepts, esp. ritual, which in the opinion of the later Jews were orally delivered by Moses and orally transmitted in unbroken succession to subsequent generations, which precepts, both illustrating and expanding the written law, as they did were to be obeyed with equal reverence

Origin
From G3860
Bible Usage
ordinance tradition.