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Dictionaries :: Preserve

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Vine's Expository Dictionary of New Testament Words
1 Strong's Number: g5083 Greek: tereo


is translated "to preserve" in 1Th 5:23, where the verb is in the singular number, as the threefold subject, "spirit and soul and body," is regarded as the unit, constituting the person. The aorist or "point" tense regards the continuous "preservation" of the believer as a single, complete act, without reference to the time occupied in its accomplishment; in Jud 1:1, AV (RV, "kept").
See KEEP, No. 1.

2 Strong's Number: g4933 Greek: suntereo


See KEEP, No. 3.

3 Strong's Number: g2225 Greek: zoogoneo


"to preserve alive:" see LIVE, No. 6.

4 Strong's Number: g5442 Greek: phulasso


"to guard, protect, preserve," is translated "preserved" in 2Pe 2:5, RV (AV, "saved").

Note: In 2Ti 4:18, AV, sozo, "to save," is translated "will preserve" (RV, "will save").


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