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Lexicon :: Strong's G2150 - eusebeia

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yü-se'-bā-ä (Key)
Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 7:175,1010

Strong’s Definitions

εὐσέβεια eusébeia, yoo-seb'-i-ah; from G2152; piety; specially, the gospel scheme:—godliness, holiness.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 15x

The KJV translates Strong's G2150 in the following manner: godliness (14x), holiness (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 15x
The KJV translates Strong's G2150 in the following manner: godliness (14x), holiness (1x).
  1. reverence, respect

  2. piety towards God, godliness

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
εὐσέβεια eusébeia, yoo-seb'-i-ah; from G2152; piety; specially, the gospel scheme:—godliness, holiness.
STRONGS NT 2150: εὐσέβεια
εὐσέβεια, -ας, , (εὐσεβής), reverence, respect; in the Bible everywhere piety toward God, godliness: Acts 3:12; 1 Timothy 2:2; 1 Timothy 4:7, 8; 1 Timothy 6:5f, 11; 2 Timothy 3:5; 2 Peter 1:3, 6f; κατ’ εὐσέβειαν διδασκαλία, the doctrine that promotes godliness, 1 Timothy 6:3 [see κατά, II. 3 d.]; ἀλήθεια κατ’ εὐσέβειαν, the truth that leads to godliness, Titus 1:1; τὸ μυστήριον τῆς εὐσεβείας, the mystery which is held by godliness and nourishes it, 1 Timothy 3:16; in plural, aims and acts of godliness, 2 Peter 3:11; cf. Pfieiderer, Paulinism., p. 477f [English translation, ii. 209f]. (Aeschylus, Sophocles, Xenophon, Plato, and following; often in Josephus; Sept. Proverbs 1:7; Proverbs 13:11; Isaiah 11:2; Wis. 10:12; often in 4 Macc.; πρὸς τὸν θεόν, Josephus, Antiquities 18, 5, 2; [περὶ τὸ θεῖον] contra Apion 1, 22, 2; εἰς θεοὺς καὶ γονέας, Plato, rep. 10, p. 615 c.) [Cf. Schmidt, chapter 181.]
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

1:7; 13:11
1 Timothy
2:2; 3:16; 4:7; 4:8; 6:3; 6:5; 6:11
2 Timothy
2 Peter
1:3; 1:6; 3:11

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G2150 matches the Greek εὐσέβεια (eusebeia),
which occurs 15 times in 15 verses in the Greek concordance of the KJV

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 3:12 - So when Peter saw it, he responded to the people: “Men of Israel, why do you marvel at this? Or why look so intently at us, as though by our own power or godliness we had made this man walk?
Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 2:2 - for kings and all who are in authority, that we may lead a quiet and peaceable life in all godliness and reverence.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 3:16 - And without controversy great is the mystery of godliness:

God[fn] was manifested in the flesh,
Justified in the Spirit,
Seen by angels,
Preached among the Gentiles,
Believed on in the world,
Received up in glory.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 4:7 - But reject profane and old wives’ fables, and exercise yourself toward godliness.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 4:8 - For bodily exercise profits a little, but godliness is profitable for all things, having promise of the life that now is and of that which is to come.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 6:3 - If anyone teaches otherwise and does not consent to wholesome words, even the words of our Lord Jesus Christ, and to the doctrine which accords with godliness,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 6:5 - useless wranglings[fn] of men of corrupt minds and destitute of the truth, who suppose that godliness is a means of gain. From such withdraw yourself.[fn]
Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 6:6 - Now godliness with contentment is great gain.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 6:11 - But you, O man of God, flee these things and pursue righteousness, godliness, faith, love, patience, gentleness.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ti 3:5 - having a form of godliness but denying its power. And from such people turn away!
Unchecked Copy BoxTit 1:1 - Paul, a bondservant of God and an apostle of Jesus Christ, according to the faith of God’s elect and the acknowledgment of the truth which accords with godliness,
Unchecked Copy Box2Pe 1:3 - as His divine power has given to us all things that pertain to life and godliness, through the knowledge of Him who called us by glory and virtue,
Unchecked Copy Box2Pe 1:6 - to knowledge self-control, to self-control perseverance, to perseverance godliness,
Unchecked Copy Box2Pe 1:7 - to godliness brotherly kindness, and to brotherly kindness love.
Unchecked Copy Box2Pe 3:11 - Therefore, since all these things will be dissolved, what manner of persons ought you to be in holy conduct and godliness,
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