Prefer, Preferring - Vine's Expository Dictionary of New Testament Words

Prefer, Preferring

[ 1,,G4285, proegeomai ]
to go before and lead," is used in Romans 12:10, in the sense of taking the lead in showing deference one to another, "(in honor) preferring one another."

Notes:

(1) In John 1:15, John 1:30, AV, ginomai, "to become," is translated "is preferred" (RV, "is become"); some mss. have it again in John 1:27.

(2) For prokrima, 1 Timothy 5:21 (AV, "preferring one before another"), See PREJUDICE.

Vine's Expository Dictionary of New Testament Words