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Lexicon :: Strong's G1658 - eleutheros

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ἐλεύθερος
Transliteration
eleutheros
Pronunciation
e-lyü'-the-ros (Key)
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Part of Speech
adjective
Root Word (Etymology)
Probably from the alternate of ἔρχομαι (G2064)
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 2:487,224

Strong’s Definitions

ἐλεύθερος eleútheros, el-yoo'-ther-os; probably from the alternate of G2064; unrestrained (to go at pleasure), i.e. (as a citizen) not a slave (whether freeborn or manumitted), or (genitive case) exempt (from obligation or liability):—free (man, woman), at liberty.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 23x

The KJV translates Strong's G1658 in the following manner: free (18x), free woman (3x), at liberty (1x), free man (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 23x
The KJV translates Strong's G1658 in the following manner: free (18x), free woman (3x), at liberty (1x), free man (1x).
  1. freeborn

    1. in a civil sense, one who is not a slave

    2. of one who ceases to be a slave, freed, manumitted

  2. free, exempt, unrestrained, not bound by an obligation

  3. in an ethical sense: free from the yoke of the Mosaic Law

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
ἐλεύθερος eleútheros, el-yoo'-ther-os; probably from the alternate of G2064; unrestrained (to go at pleasure), i.e. (as a citizen) not a slave (whether freeborn or manumitted), or (genitive case) exempt (from obligation or liability):—free (man, woman), at liberty.
STRONGS NT 1658: ἐλεύθερος
ἐλεύθερος, ἐλευθέρα, ἐλεύθερον (ἘΛΑΥΘΩ equivalent to ἔρχομαι (so Curtius, p. 497, after Etym. Magn. 329, 43; Suidas col. 1202 a., Gaisf. edition; but others besides, cf. Vanicek, p. 61); hence, properly, one who can go whither he pleases) (from Homer down), the Sept. for חָפְשִׁי, free;
1. freeborn; in a civil sense, one who is not a slave: John 8:33; 1 Corinthians 7:22; 1 Corinthians 12:13; Galatians 3:28; Ephesians 6:8; Colossians 3:11; Revelation 6:15; Revelation 13:16; Revelation 19:18; feminine, Galatians 4:22f, 30f. (opposed to παιδίσκη); of one who ceases to be a slave, freed, manumitted: γίνεσθαι ἐλεύθερον, 1 Corinthians 7:21.
2. free, exempt, unrestrained, not bound by an obligation: 1 Corinthians 9:1; ἐκ πάντων (see ἐκ, I. 6 at the end), 1 Corinthians 9:19; ἀπό τίνος, free from i. e. no longer under obligation to, so that one may now do what was formerly forbidden by the person or thing to which he was bound, Romans 7:3 (cf. Winers Grammar, 196f (185); Buttmann, 157f (138), 269 (231)); followed by an infinitive (Winers Grammar, 319 (299); Buttmann, 260 (224)), ἐλευθέρα ἐστιν... γαμηθῆναι she is free to be married, has liberty to marry, 1 Corinthians 7:39; exempt from paying tribute or tax, Matthew 17:26.
3. in an ethical sense: free from the yoke of the Mosaic law, Galatians 4:26; 1 Peter 2:16; from the bondage of sin, John 8:36; left to one's own will and pleasure, with the dative of respect, τῇ δικαιοσύνη, so far as relates to righteousness, as respects righteousness, Romans 6:20 (Winers Grammar, § 31, 1 k.; Buttmann, § 133, 12).
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Matthew
17:26
John
8:33; 8:36
Romans
6:20; 7:3
1 Corinthians
7:21; 7:22; 7:39; 9:1; 9:19; 12:13
Galatians
3:28; 4:22; 4:26; 4:30
Ephesians
6:8
Colossians
3:11
1 Peter
2:16
Revelation
6:15; 13:16; 19:18

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G1658 matches the Greek ἐλεύθερος (eleutheros),
which occurs 23 times in 23 verses in the Greek concordance of the KJV

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 17:26 - Peter saith unto him, Of strangers. Jesus saith unto him, Then are the children free. G1658
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 8:33 - They answered him, We be Abraham's seed, and were never in bondage to any man: how sayest thou, Ye shall be made free? G1658
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 8:36 - If the Son therefore shall make you free, ye shall be free G1658 indeed.
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 6:20 - For when ye were the servants of sin, ye were free G1658 from righteousness.
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 7:3 - So then if, while her husband liveth, she be married to another man, she shall be called an adulteress: but if her husband be dead, she is free G1658 from that law; so that she is no adulteress, though she be married to another man.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 7:21 - Art thou called being a servant? care not for it: but if thou mayest be made free, G1658 use it rather.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 7:22 - For he that is called in the Lord, being a servant, is the Lord's freeman: likewise also he that is called, being free, G1658 is Christ's servant.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 7:39 - The wife is bound by the law as long as her husband liveth; but if her husband be dead, she is at liberty G1658 to be married to whom she will; only in the Lord.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 9:1 - Am I not an apostle? am I not free? G1658 have I not seen Jesus Christ our Lord? are not ye my work in the Lord?
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 9:19 - For though I be free G1658 from all men, yet have I made myself servant unto all, that I might gain the more.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 12:13 - For by one Spirit are we all baptized into one body, whether we be Jews or Gentiles, whether we be bond or free; G1658 and have been all made to drink into one Spirit.
Unchecked Copy BoxGal 3:28 - There is neither Jew nor Greek, there is neither bond nor free, G1658 there is neither male nor female: for ye are all one in Christ Jesus.
Unchecked Copy BoxGal 4:22 - For it is written, that Abraham had two sons, the one by a bondmaid, the other by a freewoman. G1658
Unchecked Copy BoxGal 4:23 - But he who was of the bondwoman was born after the flesh; but he of the freewoman G1658 was by promise.
Unchecked Copy BoxGal 4:26 - But Jerusalem which is above is free, G1658 which is the mother of us all.
Unchecked Copy BoxGal 4:30 - Nevertheless what saith the scripture? Cast out the bondwoman and her son: for the son of the bondwoman shall not be heir with the son of the freewoman. G1658
Unchecked Copy BoxGal 4:31 - So then, brethren, we are not children of the bondwoman, but of the free. G1658
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 6:8 - Knowing that whatsoever good thing any man doeth, the same shall he receive of the Lord, whether he be bond or free. G1658
Unchecked Copy BoxCol 3:11 - Where there is neither Greek nor Jew, circumcision nor uncircumcision, Barbarian, Scythian, bond nor free: G1658 but Christ is all, and in all.
Unchecked Copy Box1Pe 2:16 - As free, G1658 and not using your liberty for a cloke of maliciousness, but as the servants of God.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 6:15 - And the kings of the earth, and the great men, and the rich men, and the chief captains, and the mighty men, and every bondman, and every free man, G1658 hid themselves in the dens and in the rocks of the mountains;
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 13:16 - And he causeth all, both small and great, rich and poor, free G1658 and bond, to receive a mark in their right hand, or in their foreheads:
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 19:18 - That ye may eat the flesh of kings, and the flesh of captains, and the flesh of mighty men, and the flesh of horses, and of them that sit on them, and the flesh of all men, both free G1658 and bond, both small and great.
 
 
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