Ask at the forum if you have an Ancient or Modern Greek query!

εὐδοκία

Γελᾷ δ' ὁ μωρός, κἄν τι μὴ γέλοιον ᾖ -> The fool laughs even when there's nothing to laugh at
Menander
Full diacritics: εὐδοκία Medium diacritics: εὐδοκία Low diacritics: ευδοκία Capitals: ΕΥΔΟΚΙΑ
Transliteration A: eudokía Transliteration B: eudokia Transliteration C: evdokia Beta Code: eu)doki/a

English (LSJ)

ἡ,

   A = εὐδόκησις, esp. of God, LXX 1 Ch.16.10, al., Ev.Luc.2.14, al.; good will, Ep.Phil.1.15; contentment, Phld.Piet.25.    2 object of desire, LXX Ps.144.16, Si.18.31.    3 v.l. for εὐδοκιμίη in Hp.Praec.6.

German (Pape)

[Seite 1062] ἡ, wie εὐδόκησις, Wohlgefallen, N. T.

Greek (Liddell-Scott)

εὐδοκία: ἡ, ἐπιδοκιμασία, ἔγκρισις, εὔνοια, χάρις, Συλλ. Ἐπιγρ. 5960, παρὰ τοῖς Ἑβδ. καὶ τῇ Καινῇ Διαθ.

French (Bailly abrégé)

ας (ἡ) :
bonne volonté.
Étymologie: εὐδοκέω.

English (Strong)

from a presumed compound of εὖ and the base of δοκέω; satisfaction, i.e. (subjectively) delight, or (objectively) kindness, wish, purpose: desire, good pleasure (will), X seem good.

English (Thayer)

εὐδοκίας, ἡ (from εὐδοκέω, as εὐλογία from εὐλογέω), unknown to secular authors (Boeckh, Inscriptions 5960), found in the O. T. in some of the Psalm (for רָצון) and often in Sir.; on it cf. Fritzsche on Romans , ii., p. 371 f; (especially Lightfoot on beneplacitum (Vulg. (edited by Clement.) will, choice: ἔμπροσθεν, 2b.); good-will, kindly intent, benevolence: δἰ εὐδοκίαν, prompted by good will, delight, pleasure, satisfaction: with the genitive of the thing that pleases, ἐν ἀνθρώποις εὐδοκία, either among men pleasure produced by salvation, or God's pleasure in men, R G Tr marginal reading WH marginal reading; ἄνθρωποι εὐδοκίας, men in whom God is well pleased (i. e. not a particular class of men (viz. believers), but the whole race, contemplated as blessed in Christ's birth), L T Tr text WH text (see WH's Appendix at the passage; Field, Otium Norv. iii. at the passage) (desire (for delight in any absent thing easily begets a longing for it): Romans 10:1; cf. Philippi and Tholuck at the passage.

Greek Monolingual

η (ΑΜ εὐδοκία) ευδοκώ
(κυρίως για τον θεό) ευμενής διάθεση, επιδοκιμασία, εύνοια, χάρη («ἐν ἀνθρώποις εὐδοκία», ΚΔ)
αρχ.
1. ευχαρίστηση
2. το αντικείμενο του πόθου, της επιθυμίας.

Greek Monotonic

εὐδοκία: ἡ, ικανοποίηση, επιβεβαίωση, επιδοκιμασία, έγκριση, εύνοια, χάρη, σε Καινή Διαθήκη

Russian (Dvoretsky)

εὐδοκία: ἡ благоволение (ἐν ἀνθρώποις NT).

Middle Liddell

εὐδοκία, ἡ, [from εὐδοκέω
satisfaction, approval, NTest.

Chinese

原文音譯:eÙdok⋯a 由-多企阿
詞類次數:名詞(9)
原文字根:好-看來好像(著) 相當於: (רָצֹון‎) (שָׂמַח‎)
字義溯源:滿意,美意,好意,願望,喜歡,善意,喜悅,願;由(εὖ / εὖγε)=好)與(δοκέω)*=想)組成;其中 (εὖ / εὖγε)出自(εὐρύχωρος)X*=善,美)。參讀 (ἐπιθυμία)同義字
同源字:1) (εὐδοκέω)喜悅 2) (εὐδοκία)滿意
出現次數:總共(9);太(1);路(2);羅(1);弗(2);腓(2);帖後(1)
譯字彙編
1) 美意(5) 太11:26; 路10:21; 弗1:9; 腓2:13; 帖後1:11;
2) 所喜悅的(2) 路2:14; 弗1:5;
3) 好意(1) 腓1:15;
4) 願的(1) 羅10:1