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  1. parenesis(Noun)


  2. Origin: From παραίνεσις

Webster Dictionary

  1. Parenesis(noun)


  2. Origin: [L. paraenesis, Gr. parai`nesis, fr. parainei^n to advise.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Parenesis

    pa-ren′e-sis, n. persuasion.—adjs. Parenet′ic, -al, hortatory. [Gr. parainesis, exhortation, para, beside, ainein, to praise.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of parenesis in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of parenesis in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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