5287: ὑπόστασις

Noun, Feminine


Dodson dictionary

G5287 ὑπόστασις, εως, ἡ

Transliteration: hypóstasis

Part(s) of speech: Noun, Feminine

Definition: (lit: an underlying), (a) confidence, assurance, (b) a giving substance (or reality) to, or a guaranteeing, (c) substance, reality.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G5287 ὑπόστασις

Transliteration: hypóstasis

Derivation: from a compound of G5259 and G2476;

Definition: a setting under (support), i.e. (figuratively) concretely, essence, or abstractly, assurance (objectively or subjectively)

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

ὑπόστασις

G5287 

Occurrences in the NT: 5 (KJV)

ὑπό-στασις, -εως, ἡ
(< ὑφίστημι, to set under, stand under, support) [in LXX for מַצָּב (I Ki 13:23 14:4 B), תִּקְוָה (Ru 1:12, Ez 19:5), etc., also in Wi 16:21 ;]
1. a support, base or foundation (in various senses).
2. substance (Arist., al.; opp. to φαντασία, ἔμφασις): He 1:3
3. steadiness, firmness (Polyb., al.), hence, assurance, confidence: II Co 9:4 11:17, He 3:14 11:1 (here perhaps title-deed, as that which gives reality or guarantee; v. MM, xxv).†

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