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Lexicon :: Strong's G1657 - eleutheria

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ἐλευθερία
Transliteration
eleutheria (Key)
Pronunciation
el-yoo-ther-ee'-ah
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Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 2:487,224

Strong’s Definitions

ἐλευθερία eleuthería, el-yoo-ther-ee'-ah; from G1658; freedom (legitimate or licentious, chiefly moral or ceremonial):—liberty.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 11x

The KJV translates Strong's G1657 in the following manner: liberty (11x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 11x
The KJV translates Strong's G1657 in the following manner: liberty (11x).
  1. liberty to do or to omit things having no relationship to salvation

  2. fancied liberty

    1. licence, the liberty to do as one pleases

  3. true liberty is living as we should not as we please

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
ἐλευθερία eleuthería, el-yoo-ther-ee'-ah; from G1658; freedom (legitimate or licentious, chiefly moral or ceremonial):—liberty.
STRONGS NT 1657: ἐλευθερία
ἐλευθερία, -ας, , (ἐλεύθερος), liberty, [from Pindar, Herodotus down]; in the N. T.
a. liberty to do or to omit things having no relation to salvation, 1 Corinthians 10:29; from the yoke of the Mosaic law, Galatians 2:4; Galatians 5:1, 13; 1 Peter 2:16; from Jewish errors so blinding the mental vision that it does not discern the majesty of Christ, 2 Corinthians 3:17; freedom from the dominion of corrupt desires, so that we do by the free impulse of the soul what the will of God requires: νόμος τῆς ἐλευθερίας, i. e. the Christian religion, which furnishes that rule of right living by which the liberty just mentioned is attained, James 1:25; James 2:12; freedom from the restraints and miseries of earthly frailty: so in the expression ἐλευθερία τῆς δόξης (epexegetical genitive [Winer's Grammar, 531 (494)]), manifested in the glorious condition of the future life, Romans 8:21.
b. fancied liberty, i. e. license, the liberty to do as one pleases, 2 Peter 2:19. J. C. Erler, Commentatio exeg. de libertatis christianae notione in N. T. libris obvia, 1830 (an essay I have never had the good fortune to see).
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Romans
8:21
1 Corinthians
10:29
2 Corinthians
3:17
Galatians
2:4; 5:1; 5:13
James
1:25; 2:12
1 Peter
2:16
2 Peter
2:19

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G1657 matches the Greek ἐλευθερία (eleutheria),
which occurs 11 times in 10 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxRom 8:21 - ὅτι καὶ αὐτὴ κτίσις ἐλευθερωθήσεται ἀπὸ τῆς δουλείας τῆς φθορᾶς εἰς τὴν ἐλευθερίαν G1657 τῆς δόξης τῶν τέκνων τοῦ θεοῦ
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 10:29 - συνείδησιν δὲ λέγω οὐχὶ τὴν ἑαυτοῦ ἀλλὰ τὴν τοῦ ἑτέρου ἵνα τί γὰρ ἐλευθερία G1657 μου κρίνεται ὑπὸ ἄλλης συνειδήσεως
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 3:17 - δὲ κύριος τὸ πνεῦμά ἐστιν· οὗ δὲ τὸ πνεῦμα κυρίου ἐκεῖ ἐλευθερία G1657
Unchecked Copy BoxGal 2:4 - διὰ δὲ τοὺς παρεισάκτους ψευδαδέλφους οἵτινες παρεισῆλθον κατασκοπῆσαι τὴν ἐλευθερίαν G1657 ἡμῶν ἣν ἔχομεν ἐν Χριστῷ Ἰησοῦ ἵνα ἡμᾶς καταδουλώσωνται
Unchecked Copy BoxGal 5:1 - τῇ ἐλευθερίᾳ G1657 οὖν Χριστὸς ἡμᾶς ἠλευθέρωσεν· στήκετε καὶ μὴ πάλιν ζυγῷ δουλείας ἐνέχεσθε
Unchecked Copy BoxGal 5:13 - Ὑμεῖς γὰρ ἐπ᾽ ἐλευθερίᾳ G1657 ἐκλήθητε ἀδελφοί· μόνον μὴ τὴν ἐλευθερίαν G1657 εἰς ἀφορμὴν τῇ σαρκί ἀλλὰ διὰ τῆς ἀγάπης δουλεύετε ἀλλήλοις
Unchecked Copy BoxJas 1:25 - δὲ παρακύψας εἰς νόμον τέλειον τὸν τῆς ἐλευθερίας G1657 καὶ παραμείνας οὗτος οὐκ ἀκροατὴς ἐπιλησμονῆς γενόμενος ἀλλὰ ποιητὴς ἔργου οὗτος μακάριος ἐν τῇ ποιήσει αὐτοῦ ἔσται
Unchecked Copy BoxJas 2:12 - οὕτως λαλεῖτε καὶ οὕτως ποιεῖτε ὡς διὰ νόμου ἐλευθερίας G1657 μέλλοντες κρίνεσθαι
Unchecked Copy Box1Pe 2:16 - ὡς ἐλεύθεροι καὶ μὴ ὡς ἐπικάλυμμα ἔχοντες τῆς κακίας τὴν ἐλευθερίαν G1657 ἀλλ᾽ ὡς δοῦλοι θεοῦ
Unchecked Copy Box2Pe 2:19 - ἐλευθερίαν G1657 αὐτοῖς ἐπαγγελλόμενοι αὐτοὶ δοῦλοι ὑπάρχοντες τῆς φθορᾶς· γάρ τις ἥττηται τούτῳ καὶ δεδούλωται

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