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Lexicon :: Strong's G4991 - sōtēria

σωτηρία
Transliteration
sōtēria
Pronunciation
sō-tā-rē'-ä (Key)
Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Feminine of a derivative of σωτήρ (G4990) as (properly, abstract) noun
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 7:965,1132

KJV Translation Count — Total: 45x
The KJV translates Strong's G4991 in the following manner: salvation (40x), the (one) be saved (1x), deliver (with G1325) (1x), health (1x), saving (1x), that (one) be saved (with G1519) (1x).
Outline of Biblical Usage [?]
  1. deliverance, preservation, safety, salvation

    1. deliverance from the molestation of enemies

    2. in an ethical sense, that which concludes to the soul's safety or salvation

      1. of Messianic salvation

  2. salvation as the present possession of all true Christians

  3. future salvation, the sum of benefits and blessings which the Christians, redeemed from all earthly ills, will enjoy after the visible return of Christ from heaven in the consummated and eternal kingdom of God.

    Scripture describes a fourfold salvation: saved from the penalty, power, presence and the pleasure of sin. (cf. Arthur W. Pink, A Fourfold Salvation)
Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
σωτηρία sōtēría, so-tay-ree'-ah; feminine of a derivative of G4990 as (properly, abstract) noun; rescue or safety (physically or morally):—deliver, health, salvation, save, saving.
Thayer's Greek Lexicon [?]

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Concordance Results Using ESV

Strong's Number G4991 matches the Greek σωτηρία (sōtēria),
which occurs 45 times in 44 verses in the Greek concordance of the NASB

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and has raised up a horn of salvation for us
in the house of his servant David,

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that we should be saved from our enemies
and from the hand of all who hate us;

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to give knowledge of salvation to his people
in the forgiveness of their sins,

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And Jesus said to him, “Today salvation has come to this house, since he also is a son of Abraham.

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You worship what you do not know; we worship what we know, for salvation is from the Jews.

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And there is salvation in no one else, for there is no other name under heaven given among men[fn] by which we must be saved.”

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He supposed that his brothers would understand that God was giving them salvation by his hand, but they did not understand.

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“Brothers, sons of the family of Abraham, and those among you who fear God, to us has been sent the message of this salvation.

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For so the Lord has commanded us, saying,
“‘I have made you a light for the Gentiles,
that you may bring salvation to the ends of the earth.’”

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She followed Paul and us, crying out, “These men are servants[fn] of the Most High God, who proclaim to you the way of salvation.”

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Therefore I urge you to take some food. For it will give you strength,[fn] for not a hair is to perish from the head of any of you.”

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For I am not ashamed of the gospel, for it is the power of God for salvation to everyone who believes, to the Jew first and also to the Greek.

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Brothers,[fn] my heart’s desire and prayer to God for them is that they may be saved.

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For with the heart one believes and is justified, and with the mouth one confesses and is saved.

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So I ask, did they stumble in order that they might fall? By no means! Rather through their trespass salvation has come to the Gentiles, so as to make Israel jealous.

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Besides this you know the time, that the hour has come for you to wake from sleep. For salvation is nearer to us now than when we first believed.

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If we are afflicted, it is for your comfort and salvation; and if we are comforted, it is for your comfort, which you experience when you patiently endure the same sufferings that we suffer.

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For he says,
“In a favorable time I listened to you,
and in a day of salvation I have helped you.” Behold, now is the favorable time; behold, now is the day of salvation.

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For godly grief produces a repentance that leads to salvation without regret, whereas worldly grief produces death.

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In him you also, when you heard the word of truth, the gospel of your salvation, and believed in him, were sealed with the promised Holy Spirit,

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for I know that through your prayers and the help of the Spirit of Jesus Christ this will turn out for my deliverance,

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and not frightened in anything by your opponents. This is a clear sign to them of their destruction, but of your salvation, and that from God.

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Therefore, my beloved, as you have always obeyed, so now, not only as in my presence but much more in my absence, work out your own salvation with fear and trembling,

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But since we belong to the day, let us be sober, having put on the breastplate of faith and love, and for a helmet the hope of salvation.

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For God has not destined us for wrath, but to obtain salvation through our Lord Jesus Christ,

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But we ought always to give thanks to God for you, brothers beloved by the Lord, because God chose you as the firstfruits[fn] to be saved, through sanctification by the Spirit and belief in the truth.

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Therefore I endure everything for the sake of the elect, that they also may obtain the salvation that is in Christ Jesus with eternal glory.

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and how from childhood you have been acquainted with the sacred writings, which are able to make you wise for salvation through faith in Christ Jesus.

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Are they not all ministering spirits sent out to serve for the sake of those who are to inherit salvation?

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how shall we escape if we neglect such a great salvation? It was declared at first by the Lord, and it was attested to us by those who heard,

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For it was fitting that he, for whom and by whom all things exist, in bringing many sons to glory, should make the founder of their salvation perfect through suffering.

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And being made perfect, he became the source of eternal salvation to all who obey him,

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Though we speak in this way, yet in your case, beloved, we feel sure of better things—things that belong to salvation.

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so Christ, having been offered once to bear the sins of many, will appear a second time, not to deal with sin but to save those who are eagerly waiting for him.

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By faith Noah, being warned by God concerning events as yet unseen, in reverent fear constructed an ark for the saving of his household. By this he condemned the world and became an heir of the righteousness that comes by faith.

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who by God’s power are being guarded through faith for a salvation ready to be revealed in the last time.

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obtaining the outcome of your faith, the salvation of your souls.

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Concerning this salvation, the prophets who prophesied about the grace that was to be yours searched and inquired carefully,

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Like newborn infants, long for the pure spiritual milk, that by it you may grow up into salvation—

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And count the patience of our Lord as salvation, just as our beloved brother Paul also wrote to you according to the wisdom given him,

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Beloved, although I was very eager to write to you about our common salvation, I found it necessary to write appealing to you to contend for the faith that was once for all delivered to the saints.

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and crying out with a loud voice, “Salvation belongs to our God who sits on the throne, and to the Lamb!”

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And I heard a loud voice in heaven, saying, “Now the salvation and the power and the kingdom of our God and the authority of his Christ have come, for the accuser of our brothers[fn] has been thrown down, who accuses them day and night before our God.

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After this I heard what seemed to be the loud voice of a great multitude in heaven, crying out,
“Hallelujah!
Salvation and glory and power belong to our God,
 
 
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