ἀντί
  • Parse: Preposition + Gen
  • Meaning:
    • against, opposite
    • in return for
    • in place of, instead of
    • as a substitute for
    • in succession to
    • analogously to, just like
    • precedes a noun of commodity or service to be obtained in return for payment or giving of equivalent amount
    • precedes a noun of commodity to be given in return for service rendered
    • precedes a noun of deed(s) which is requited, whether positively (reward) or, mostly, negatively (punishment)
    • precedes a noun of ground or reason
  • Forms:
    • ἀνθ᾿ Prep
    • ἀντ᾿ Prep