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Non-contract Verb; 이상동사 자동번역 Transliteration:

Principal Part: παραδέχομαι παραδέξομαι παραδέδεγμαι

Structure: παρα (Prefix) + δέχ (Stem) + ομαι (Ending)


  1. to receive from, to receive as inheritance, succeed to, to take up and continue
  2. to take upon oneself, engage
  3. to admit


Present tense

Future tense

Imperfect tense

The inflection forms above were generated by rules and some usages of them were not attested.

Due to a bug of system, some forms may display wrong accents.


  • ὃν γὰρ ἀγαπᾷ Κύριοσ παιδεύει, μαστιγοῖ δὲ πάντα υἱὸν ὃν παραδέχεται. (Septuagint, Liber Proverbiorum 3:12)
  • οὐ πάνυ τοὺσ ἀμβλυωποῦντασ ὁ Αἰακὸσ παραδέχεται. (Lucian, De morte Peregrini, (no name) 25:4)
  • φασὶ δὲ καὶ τοὺσ πλείστουσ αὐτῶν ἐν μὲν τοῖσ λόγοισ προσποιεῖσθαί με, ἐπὶ δὲ τῶν πραγμάτων μηδὲ τὸ παράπαν εἰσ τὴν οἰκίαν παραδέχεσθαι, ἀλλὰ δήλουσ εἶναι ἀποκλείσοντασ ἢν ἀφίκωμαί ποτε αὐτοῖσ ἐπὶ τὰσ θύρασ· (Lucian, Bis accusatus sive tribunalia, (no name) 7:2)
  • ἔνδοθέν τε γὰρ εὖ παρεσκεύασται αὐτῷ καὶ τὰ ἔξω μάλα καρτερῶσ πέφρακται πρὸσ αὐτά, ὡσ μὴ παριέναι εἰσ τὸ εἴσω, μηδὲ παραδέχεσθαι μήτε ἥλιον αὐτὸν μήτε κρύοσ ἐπὶ λύμῃ τοῦ σώματοσ. (Lucian, Anacharsis, (no name) 26:5)
  • οὔτε γὰρ τοῦτον ἀποπέμψαι καλὸν τάλαντον ἔναγχοσ δεδωκότα καὶ τἆλλα ἔμπορον ὄντα καὶ πολλὰ ὑπισχνούμενον, οὔτε Πολέμωνα τοιοῦτον ἐπανήκοντα χρήσιμον μὴ παραδέχεσθαι· (Lucian, Dialogi meretricii, 3:2)
  • ἀλλὰ πάνυ συγχωρῶ, ἔφη, καὶ παραδέχομαι. (Plato, Alcibiades 1, Alcibiades 2, Hipparchus, Lovers, Theages, Charmides, Laches, Lysis, 196:1)
  • " φέρε, παραδέχομαι, ποιῶ πολίτην τοῦτον, παραδέχομαι γείτονα, σύμπλουν. (Epictetus, Works, book 4, 17:9)


  1. to take upon oneself

  2. to admit


Source: Henry George Liddell. Robert Scott. "A Greek-English Lexicon". revised and augmented throughout by. Sir Henry Stuart Jones.

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