Word Summary
aitēma: a request
Original Word: αἴτημα
Transliteration: aitēma
Phonetic Spelling: (ah'-ee-tay-mah)
Part of Speech: Noun, Neuter
Short Definition: a request
Meaning: a request
Strong's Concordance
petition, request, required.

From aiteo; a thing asked or (abstractly) an asking -- petition, request, required.

see GREEK aiteo

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 155: αἴτημα

αἴτημα, (τος, τό (αἰτέω) (from Plato down), what is or has been asked for: Luke 23:24; plural (A. V. requests), Philippians 4:6 (cf. Ellicott at the passage); things asked for, 1 John 5:15. (See the preceding word, and Trench, § li.)