Word Summary
proetoimazō: to prepare before
Original Word: προετοιμάζω
Transliteration: proetoimazō
Phonetic Spelling: (pro-et-oy-mad'-zo)
Part of Speech: Verb
Short Definition: to prepare before
Meaning: to prepare before
Strong's Concordance
ordain before, prepare afore.

From pro and hetoimazo; to fit up in advance (literally or figuratively) -- ordain before, prepare afore.

see GREEK pro

see GREEK hetoimazo

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 4282: προετοιμάζω

προετοιμάζω: 1 aorist προητοίμασα; to prepare before, to make ready beforehand: προητοίμασεν εἰς δόξαν, i. e. for whom he appointed glory beforehand (i. e., from eternity), and, accordingly, rendered them fit to receive it, Romans 9:23; to prepare beforehand in mind and purpose, i. e. to decree, Ephesians 2:10, where οἷς stands by attraction for (cf. Winers Grammar, 149 (141); Buttmann, § 143, 8). (Isaiah 28:24; Wis. 9:8; Herodotus, Philo, Josephus, Plutarch, Geoponica, others.)