Bill Mounce

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-, προώρισα, -, -, προωρίσθην
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to predestine, decide beforehand
to limit, or mark out beforehand; to design definitely beforehand, ordain beforehand, predestine, Acts 4:28; Rom. 8:29, 30

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Acts 4:28 to do whatever your hand and your plan had predetermined (proōrisen | προώρισεν | aor act ind 3 sg) to be.
Romans 8:29 because those he foreknew he (proōrisen | προώρισεν | aor act ind 3 sg) also predestined (proōrisen | προώρισεν | aor act ind 3 sg) to become conformed to the image of his Son, that he might be the firstborn among many brethren.
Romans 8:30 And those he predestined (proōrisen | προώρισεν | aor act ind 3 sg), he also called; and those he called, he also justified; and those he justified, he also glorified.
1 Corinthians 2:7 Rather, we speak the wisdom of God; a wisdom that was hidden in mystery and that God had determined (proōrisen | προώρισεν | aor act ind 3 sg) before the ages for our glory.
Ephesians 1:5 he predestined (proorisas | προορίσας | aor act ptcp nom sg masc) us for adoption as his own sons through Jesus Christ, according to the good pleasure of his will,
Ephesians 1:11 In Christ we have obtained an inheritance, having been predestined (prooristhentes | προορισθέντες | aor pass ptcp nom pl masc) according to the purpose of him who accomplishes all things according to the counsel of his will,