5543: χρηστός

Adjective


Dodson dictionary

G5543 χρηστός, ή, όν

Transliteration: chrēstós

Part(s) of speech: Adjective

Definition: useful, gentle, pleasant, kind.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G5543 χρηστός

Transliteration: chrēstós

Derivation: from G5530;

Definition: employed, i.e. (by implication) useful (in manner or morals)

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

χρηστός

G5543 

Occurrences in the NT: 7

χρηστός, -ή, -όν
(< χράομαι), [in LXX chiefly for טוֹב (freq. of God: Ps 24 (25):8, al.), also for יָקָר (Ez 27:22 28:13), יָשָׁר (Pr 2:21 א A) ;]
serviceable, good;
(a) of things, good, pleasant: of food (as often in cl.), οἶνος, Lk 5:39; ζυγός, Mt 11:30 (EV, easy); in ethical sense, ἤθη, I Co 15:33;
(b) of persons, good, kind, gracious: Eph 4:32; of God, Lk 6:35, I Pe 2:3; τ. χρηστὸν (= ἡ χρηστότης) τοῦ θεοῦ, Ro 2:4.†

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