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Lexicon :: Strong's G4982 - sōzō

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σῴζω
Transliteration
sōzō
Pronunciation
sō'-zō (Key)
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Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
From a primary sos (contraction for obsolete saoz, "safe")
mGNT
106x in 36 unique form(s)
TR
110x in 37 unique form(s)
LXX
287x in 68 unique form(s)
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Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 7:965,1132

Strong’s Definitions

σώζω sṓzō, sode'-zo; from a primary σῶς sōs (contraction for obsolete σάος sáos, "safe"); to save, i.e. deliver or protect (literally or figuratively):—heal, preserve, save (self), do well, be (make) whole.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 110x

The KJV translates Strong's G4982 in the following manner: save (93x), make whole (9x), heal (3x), be whole (2x), miscellaneous (3x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 110x
The KJV translates Strong's G4982 in the following manner: save (93x), make whole (9x), heal (3x), be whole (2x), miscellaneous (3x).
  1. to save, keep safe and sound, to rescue from danger or destruction

    1. one (from injury or peril)

      1. to save a suffering one (from perishing), i.e. one suffering from disease, to make well, heal, restore to health

      2. to preserve one who is in danger of destruction, to save or rescue

    2. to save in the technical biblical sense

      1. negatively

        1. to deliver from the penalties of the Messianic judgment

        2. to save from the evils which obstruct the reception of the Messianic deliverance

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
σώζω sṓzō, sode'-zo; from a primary σῶς sōs (contraction for obsolete σάος sáos, "safe"); to save, i.e. deliver or protect (literally or figuratively):—heal, preserve, save (self), do well, be (make) whole.
STRONGS NT 4982: σῴζω
σῴζω (others, σῴζω (cf. WH. Introductory § 410; Meisterhans, p. 87)); future σώσω; 1 aorist ἔσωσα; perfect σέσωκα; passive, present σώζομαι; imperfect ἐσωζομην; perfect 3 person singular (Acts 4:9) σέσωσται and (according to Tdf.) σέσωται (cf. Kühner, 1:912; (Photius, under the word; Rutherford, New Phryn., p. 99; Veitch, under the word)); 1 aorist ἐσώθην; 1 future σωθήσομαι; (σῶς 'safe and sound' (cf. Latinsanus; Curtius, § 570; Vanicek, p. 1038)); from Homer down; the Sept. very often for הושִׁיעַ, also for מִלֵּט, נִצֵּל, and הִצִּיל, sometimes for עָזַר; to save, to keep safe and sound, to rescue from danger or destruction (opposed to ἀπόλλυμι, which see); Vulg.salvumfacio (orfio),salvo (salvifico, libero, etc.);
a. universally, τινα, one (from injury or peril); to save a suffering one (from perishing), e. g. one suffering from disease, to make well, heal, restore to health: Matthew 9:22; Mark 5:34; Mark 10:52; Luke 7:50 (others understand this as including spiritual healing (see b. below)); Luke 8:48; Luke 17:19; Luke 18:42; James 5:15; passive, Matthew 9:21; Mark 5:23, 28; Mark 6:56; Luke 8:36, 50; John 11:12; Acts 4:9 (cf. Buttmann, § 144, 25); Acts 14:9. to preserve one who is in danger of destruction, to save (i. e. rescue): Matthew 8:25; Matthew 14:30; Matthew 24:22; Matthew 27:40, 42, 49; Mark 13:20; Mark 15:30; Luke 23:35, 37, 39; passive, Acts 27:20, 31; 1 Peter 4:18; τήν ψυχήν, (physical) life, Matthew 16:25; Mark 3:4; Mark 8:35; Luke 6:9; Luke 9:24 and R G L in Luke 17:33; σῴζειν τινα ἐκ with the genitive of the place, to bring safe forth from, Jude 1:5; ἐκ τῆς ὥρας ταύτης, from the peril of this hour, John 12:27; with the genitive of the state, ἐκ θανάτου, Hebrews 5:7; cf. Bleek, Brief an d. Hebrews 2:2, p. 70f; (Winers Grammar, § 30, 6 a.; see ἐκ, I. 5).
b. to save in the technical biblical sense; — negatively, to deliver from the penalties of the Messianic judgment, Joel 2:32 (Joel 3:5); to save from the evils which obstruct the reception of the Messianic deliverance: ἀπό τῶν ἁμαρτιῶν, Matthew 1:21; ἀπό τῆς ὀργῆς namely, τοῦ Θεοῦ, from the punitive wrath of God at the judgment of the last day, Romans 5:9; ἀπό τῆς γενεάς τῆς σκολιᾶς ταύτης, Acts 2:40; ψυχήν ἐκ θανάτου (see θάνατος, 2), James 5:20; (ἐκ πυρός ἁρπάζοντες, Jude 1:23) — positively, to make one a partaker of the salvation by Christ (opposed to ἀπόλλυμι, which see): hence, σῴζεσθαι and ἐισέρχεσθαι εἰς τήν βασιλείαν τοῦ Θεοῦ are interchanged, Matthew 19:25, cf. Matthew 19:24; Mark 10:26, cf. Mark 10:25; Luke 18:26, cf. Luke 18:25; so σῴζεσθαι and ζωήν αἰώνιον ἔχειν, John 3:17, cf. John 3:16. Since salvation begins in this life (in deliverance from error and corrupt notions, in moral purity, in pardon of sin, and in the blessed peace of a soul reconciled to God), but on the visible return of Christ from heaven will he perfected in the consummate blessings of αἰών μέλλων, we can understand why τό σῴζεσθαι is spoken of in some passages as a present possession, in others as a good yet future: — as a blessing beginning (or begun) on earth, Matthew 18:11 Rec.; Luke 8:12; Luke 19:10; John 5:34; John 10:9; John 12:47; Romans 11:14; 1 Corinthians 1:21; 1 Corinthians 7:16; 1 Corinthians 9:22; 1 Corinthians 10:33; 1 Corinthians 15:2; 1 Thessalonians 2:16; 2 Thessalonians 2:10; 2 Timothy 1:9; Titus 3:5; 1 Peter 3:21; τῇ ἐλπίδι (dative of the instrument) ἐσώθημεν (aorist of the time when they turned to Christ), Romans 8:24; χάριτι ἐστε σεσῳσμένοι διά τῆς πίστεως, Ephesians 2:5 (cf. Buttmann, § 144, 25), 8; — as a thing still future, Matthew 10:22; Matthew 24:13; (Mark 13:13); Romans 5:10; 1 Corinthians 3:15; 1 Timothy 2:15; James 4:12; τήν ψυχήν, Mark 8:35; Luke 9:24; ψυχάς, Luke 9:56 Rec.; τό πνεῦμα, passive, 1 Corinthians 5:5; by a pregnant construction (see εἰς, C. 1, p. 185b bottom), τινα εἰς τήν βασιλείαν τοῦ κυρίου αἰώνιον, to save and transport into etc. 2 Timothy 4:18 ( εὐσέβεια σωζουσα εἰς τήν ζωήν αἰώνιον, 4 Macc. 15:2; many examples of this construction are given in Passow, vol. ii., p. 1802{a}; (cf. Liddell and Scott, under the word II. 2)). universally: (Mark 16:16); Acts 2:21; Acts 4:12; Acts 11:14; Acts 14:9; Acts 15:1,(Acts 15:11); Acts 16:30f; Romans 9:27; Romans 10:9, 13; Romans 11:26; 1 Timothy 2:4; 1 Timothy 4:16; Hebrews 7:25; James 2:14; ἁμαρτωλούς, 1 Timothy 1:15; τάς ψυχάς, James 1:21; οἱ σῳζόμενοι, Revelation 21:24 Rec.; Luke 13:23; Acts 2:47; opposed to οἱ ἀπολλύμενοι, 1 Corinthians 1:18; 2 Corinthians 2:15 (see ἀπόλλυμι, 1 a. β'.). (Compare: διασῴζω, ἐκσῴζω.)
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Joel
2:32; 3:5
Matthew
1:21; 8:25; 9:21; 9:22; 10:22; 14:30; 16:25; 18:11; 19:24; 19:25; 24:13; 24:22; 27:40; 27:42; 27:49
Mark
3:4; 5:23; 5:28; 5:34; 6:56; 8:35; 8:35; 10:25; 10:26; 10:52; 13:13; 13:20; 15:30; 16:16
Luke
6:9; 7:50; 8:12; 8:36; 8:48; 8:50; 9:24; 9:24; 9:56; 13:23; 17:19; 17:33; 18:25; 18:26; 18:42; 19:10; 23:35; 23:37; 23:39
John
3:16; 3:17; 5:34; 10:9; 11:12; 12:27; 12:47
Acts
2:21; 2:40; 2:47; 4:9; 4:9; 4:12; 11:14; 14:9; 14:9; 15:1; 15:11; 16:30; 27:20; 27:31
Romans
5:9; 5:10; 8:24; 9:27; 10:9; 10:13; 11:14; 11:26
1 Corinthians
1:18; 1:21; 3:15; 5:5; 7:16; 9:22; 10:33; 15:2
2 Corinthians
2:15
Ephesians
2:5
1 Thessalonians
2:16
2 Thessalonians
2:10
1 Timothy
1:15; 2:4; 2:15; 4:16
2 Timothy
1:9; 4:18
Titus
3:5
Hebrews
2:2; 5:7; 7:25
James
1:21; 2:14; 4:12; 5:15; 5:20
1 Peter
3:21; 4:18
Jude
1:5; 1:23
Revelation
21:24

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G4982 matches the Greek σῴζω (sōzō),
which occurs 118 times in 103 verses in the Greek concordance of the KJV

Page 1 / 3 (Mat 1:21–Jhn 12:47)

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 1:21 - “And she will bring forth a Son, and you shall call His name JESUS, for He will save His people from their sins.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 8:25 - Then His disciples came to Him and awoke Him, saying, “Lord, save us! We are perishing!”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 9:21 - For she said to herself, “If only I may touch His garment, I shall be made well.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 9:22 - But Jesus turned around, and when He saw her He said, “Be of good cheer, daughter; your faith has made you well.” And the woman was made well from that hour.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 10:22 - “And you will be hated by all for My name’s sake. But he who endures to the end will be saved.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 14:30 - But when he saw that the wind was boisterous,[fn] he was afraid; and beginning to sink he cried out, saying, “Lord, save me!”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 16:25 - “For whoever desires to save his life will lose it, but whoever loses his life for My sake will find it.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 18:11 - “For the Son of Man has come to save that which was lost.[fn]
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 19:25 - When His disciples heard it, they were greatly astonished, saying, “Who then can be saved?”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 24:13 - “But he who endures to the end shall be saved.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 24:22 - “And unless those days were shortened, no flesh would be saved; but for the elect’s sake those days will be shortened.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 27:40 - and saying, “You who destroy the temple and build it in three days, save Yourself! If You are the Son of God, come down from the cross.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 27:42 - “He saved others; Himself He cannot save. If He is the King of Israel,[fn] let Him now come down from the cross, and we will believe Him.[fn]
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 27:49 - The rest said, “Let Him alone; let us see if Elijah will come to save Him.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 3:4 - Then He said to them, “Is it lawful on the Sabbath to do good or to do evil, to save life or to kill?” But they kept silent.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 5:23 - and begged Him earnestly, saying, “My little daughter lies at the point of death. Come and lay Your hands on her, that she may be healed, and she will live.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 5:28 - For she said, “If only I may touch His clothes, I shall be made well.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 5:34 - And He said to her, “Daughter, your faith has made you well. Go in peace, and be healed of your affliction.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:56 - Wherever He entered, into villages, cities, or the country, they laid the sick in the marketplaces, and begged Him that they might just touch the hem of His garment. And as many as touched Him were made well.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 8:35 - “For whoever desires to save his life will lose it, but whoever loses his life for My sake and the gospel’s will save it.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 10:26 - And they were greatly astonished, saying among themselves, “Who then can be saved?”
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 10:52 - Then Jesus said to him, “Go your way; your faith has made you well.” And immediately he received his sight and followed Jesus on the road.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 13:13 - “And you will be hated by all for My name’s sake. But he who endures to the end shall be saved.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 13:20 - “And unless the Lord had shortened those days, no flesh would be saved; but for the elect’s sake, whom He chose, He shortened the days.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 15:30 - “save Yourself, and come down from the cross!”
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 15:31 - Likewise the chief priests also, mocking among themselves with the scribes, said, “He saved others; Himself He cannot save.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 16:16 - “He who believes and is baptized will be saved; but he who does not believe will be condemned.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 6:9 - Then Jesus said to them, “I will ask you one thing: Is it lawful on the Sabbath to do good or to do evil, to save life or to destroy?”[fn]
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 7:50 - Then He said to the woman, “Your faith has saved you. Go in peace.”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 8:12 - “Those by the wayside are the ones who hear; then the devil comes and takes away the word out of their hearts, lest they should believe and be saved.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 8:36 - They also who had seen it told them by what means he who had been demon-possessed was healed.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 8:48 - And He said to her, “Daughter, be of good cheer;[fn] your faith has made you well. Go in peace.”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 8:50 - But when Jesus heard it, He answered him, saying, “Do not be afraid; only believe, and she will be made well.”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 9:24 - “For whoever desires to save his life will lose it, but whoever loses his life for My sake will save it.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 9:56 - “For the Son of Man did not come to destroy men’s lives but to save them.[fn] And they went to another village.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 13:23 - Then one said to Him, “Lord, are there few who are saved?” And He said to them,
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 17:19 - And He said to him, “Arise, go your way. Your faith has made you well.”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 17:33 - “Whoever seeks to save his life will lose it, and whoever loses his life will preserve it.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 18:26 - And those who heard it said, “Who then can be saved?”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 18:42 - Then Jesus said to him, “Receive your sight; your faith has made you well.”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 19:10 - “for the Son of Man has come to seek and to save that which was lost.”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 23:35 - And the people stood looking on. But even the rulers with them sneered, saying, “He saved others; let Him save Himself if He is the Christ, the chosen of God.”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 23:37 - and saying, “If You are the King of the Jews, save Yourself.”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 23:39 - Then one of the criminals who were hanged blasphemed Him, saying, “If You are the Christ,[fn] save Yourself and us.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 3:17 - “For God did not send His Son into the world to condemn the world, but that the world through Him might be saved.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 5:34 - “Yet I do not receive testimony from man, but I say these things that you may be saved.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 10:9 - “I am the door. If anyone enters by Me, he will be saved, and will go in and out and find pasture.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 11:12 - Then His disciples said, “Lord, if he sleeps he will get well.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 12:27 - “Now My soul is troubled, and what shall I say? ‘Father, save Me from this hour’? But for this purpose I came to this hour.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 12:47 - “And if anyone hears My words and does not believe,[fn] I do not judge him; for I did not come to judge the world but to save the world.

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