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Entry for Strong's #1514 - εἰρηνεύω

Transliteration
eirēneúō
Phonetics
i-rane-yoo'-o  
Word Origin
from (1515)
Parts of Speech
Verb
TDNT
2:417,207
Word Definition [ Thayer | Strong | Mounce ]
Thayer's Definition
  1. to make peace
  2. to cultivate or keep peace, harmony
  3. to be at peace, live in peace
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 7954 ‑ שְׁלֵה (shel‑aw');  7961 ‑ שְׁלֵוָה (shaw‑lave', shaw‑lave', shel‑ay‑vaw');  7999 ‑ שָׁלֵם (shaw‑lam');  8252 ‑ שָׁקַט (shaw‑kat');  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word | Parsing ]
Verse Results
KJV (4) NAS (4) HCS (4)
Mark 1
Romans 1
2 Corinthians 1
1 Thessalonians 1
Mark 1
Romans 1
2 Corinthians 1
1 Thessalonians 1
Mark 1
Romans 1
2 Corinthians 1
1 Thessalonians 1
BYZ TIS TR
V-PAM-2P 3
V-PAP-NPM 1
V-PAM-2P 3
V-PAP-NPM 1
V-PAM-2P 3
V-PAP-NPM 1
NA WH
V-PAPNPM 1
V-PAM-2P 5
V-PAP-NPM 1


Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

εἰρην-εύω,

I bring to peace, reconcile, D.C. 77.12, gloss on Babr. 39.4.

II intr., keep peace, live peaceably, Pl. Tht. 180b; πρός τινα D.S. 21.16; μετὰ πάντων Romans 12:18 : Med., πρὸς τοὺς κρείττους εἰρηνεύεσθαι Arist. Rh. 1359b39, cf. OGI 199.1 (Adule); χώρα -ομένη ἐκ παλαιοῦ Plb. 5.8.7.

Thayer's Expanded Definition

εἰρηνεύω; (εἰρήνη);

1. to make peace: 1 Macc. 6:60; Dio Cassius, 77 12, etc.

2. to cultivate or keep peace, i. e. harmony; to be at peace, live in peace: 2 Corinthians 13:11; ἐν ἀλλήλοις, Mark 9:50; ἐν ἑαυτοῖς (T Tr αὐτοῖς), 1 Thessalonians 5:13; μετά τίνος, Romans 12:18; (Plato, Theact., p. 180 b. Dio Cassius, 42, 15, etc.; the Sept.).

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

εἰρηνεύω

(< εἰρήνη ),

[in LXX chiefly for H7999, H8252;]

1. to bring to peace, reconcile (so 1 Maccabees 6:60).

2. to keep peace, be at peace. Mark 9:50, Romans 12:18, 2 Corinthians 13:11, 1 Thessalonians 5:13 (cf. Sirach 28:9; Cremer, 246).†


Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament.
Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
Vocabulary of the Greek NT

For εἰρηνεύω = ";be at peace,"; as in all its occurrences in the NT, cf. the inscr. from Halicarnassus, Brit. Mus. Inscrr. 8948 (time of Augustus) εἰρηνεύο [υσ ]ι μὲν γὰρ γῆ καὶ θάλαττα, a vivid picture of the Pax Romana, and OGIS 613.4 (A.D. 392) καὶ τοὺς διοδεύοντας καὶ τὸ ἔθνος διὰ παντὸς εἰρηνεύεσθαι ἠσφαλίσατο.

 

The Vocabulary of the Greek New Testament.
Copyright © 1914, 1929, 1930 by James Hope Moulton and George Milligan. Hodder and Stoughton, London.
Derivative Copyright © 2015 by Allan Loder.
List of Word Forms
ειρηνεύειν ειρηνευετε ειρηνεύετε εἰρηνεύετε ειρηνεύοντα ειρηνευοντες ειρηνεύοντες εἰρηνεύοντες ειρήνευσα ειρήνευσε ειρηνεύσει ειρήνευσεν ειρηνεύσουσί eireneuete eireneúete eirēneuete eirēneúete eireneuontes eireneúontes eirēneuontes eirēneúontes
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