Preposition πρός with the genitive: experiencer

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τοῦτον ἂν τὸν τρόπον ἐξελοίμεθα ὃς μόνος μὲν πρὸς θεῶν ἀσεβής, μόνος δὲ πρὸς ἀνθρώπων αἰσχρός;

Zouden wij die manier uitkiezen, die als enige in de ogen van de goden onvroom is, en als enige in de ogen van de mensen schandelijk?


The preposition πρός with the genitive signals an experiencer.

Lexical usage

From the Koine period onwards ἐνώπιον 'in the eyes of' + gen. comes into general use.

Example Sentences: 


ἔσται γὰρ μέγας ἐνώπιον τοῦ Κυρίου

For he will be great in the eyes of the Lord.