eisakouo (greek) – Strong’s 4238

eisakouo (verb) – obey, hear

From Strong’s Enhanced Lexicon

  1. To give heed to, comply with admonition, to obey
  2. To listen to, assent to, a request, to be heard, have request granted
    1. of persons offering prayers to God
    2. of prayers offered up

Strong, J. (2001). Enhanced Strong’s Lexicon. Bellingham, WA: Logos Bible Software.

From Theological Dictionary of the New Testament

“to hear something or someone,” “to consent to” or “to gratify.” a. “to obey”; 1 Corinthians 14:21 (cf. Isaiah 28:12); b. “to hear or answer” (LXX), always used passively in the NT;

Vol. 1: Theological dictionary of the New Testament. 1964- (G. Kittel, G. W. Bromiley & G. Friedrich, Ed.) (electronic ed.) (222). Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans.

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