Entry from British & World English dictionary
Definition of paraenesis in English:
noun (plural paraeneses /-ɪsiːz/)rare
late 16th century: late Latin, from Greek parainesis, from parainein 'exhort', from para- 'beside' + ainein 'speak of, praise'.
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