Word Summary
protrepō: to turn forward, urge forward
Original Word: προτρέπω
Transliteration: protrepō
Phonetic Spelling: (prot-rep'-om-ahee)
Part of Speech: Verb
Short Definition: to turn forward, urge forward
Meaning: to turn forward, urge forward
Strong's Concordance

Middle voice from pro and the base of trope; to turn forward for oneself, i.e. Encourage -- exhort.

see GREEK pro

see GREEK trope

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 4389: προτρέπω

προτρέπω: 1 aorist middle participle προτρεψαμενος; to urge forward, exhort, encourage (often so by Attic writ, both in the active and the middle): Acts 18:27. (Wis. 14:18; 2 Macc. 11:7. (From Homer down.))