1656: ἔλεος

Noun, Masculine eller Noun, Neuter


Dodson dictionary

G1656 ἔλεος, ους, τό

Transliteration: éleos

Part(s) of speech: Noun, Masculine eller Noun, Neuter

Definition: pity, mercy, compassion.

From: Public Domain Greek-English lexicon by John Jeffrey Dodson (2010)

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G1656 ἔλεος

Transliteration: éleos

Derivation: of uncertain affinity;

Definition: compassion (human or divine, especially active)

From: Strong's Greek Dictionary by James Strong (1890)

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

ἔλεος

G1656 

Occurrences in the NT: 27

ἔλεος, -ους, τό
(cl. -ου, ὁ, and so Rec., Mt 9:13 12:7 23:23, Tit 3:5, He 4:16; on the Hellenistic form τό ἔ., v. WH, App., 158; M, Pr., 60; Mayser, 277; Kühner, i, 515), [in LXX chiefly for חֶסֶד ;]
mercy, pity, compassion;
1. of men: Mt 9:13 (LXX) Mt 12:7 23:23; ποιεῖν ἔ. (and id. seq. μετά, c. gen.; cf. Heb. עִם חֶסֶד עָשָׂה, Ge 21:23, al.), Lk 10:37, Ja 2:13 3:17.
2. Of God: Lk 1:50, 54 1:58, Ro 15:9, Eph 2:4, II Ti 1:16 1:18, Tit 3:5, He 4:16, I Pe 1:3; esp. in benedictions, Ga 6:16, I Ti 1:2, II Ti 1:2, II Jo 3, Ju 2; σκευὴ ἐλέους, Ro 9:23; σπλάγχνα ἐλέους, Lk 1:78; ποιεῖν ἔ. (v. supr.), Lk 1:72; τ. ὑμετέρῳ ἐλέει, Ro 11:31.
3. Of Christ: Ju 21.†
SYN.: οἰκτιρμός (v.s. ἐλεέω)

From: Abbott-Smith, George, "A Manual Greek-English Lexicon of the Greek New Testament", 1922. Public Domain.

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Occurrences in the Greek New Testament

Text: Nestle's 1904 edition