eirene <1515>

eirhnh eirene

Origin:probably from a primary verb eiro (to join)
Reference:TDNT - 2:400,207
PrtSpch:n f
In Greek:eirhnh 48, eirhnhn 25, eirhnhv 19
In NET:peace 74, Peace 9, of peace 4, May peace 1, peace-loving 1, by peace 1, for peace 1, safe 1
In AV:peace 89, one 1, rest 1, quietness 1
Definition:1) a state of national tranquillity
1a) exemption from the rage and havoc of war
2) peace between individuals, i.e. harmony, concord
3) security, safety, prosperity, felicity, (because peace and
harmony make and keep things safe and prosperous)
4) of the Messiah's peace
4a) the way that leads to peace (salvation)
5) of Christianity, the tranquil state of a soul assured of its
salvation through Christ, and so fearing nothing from God and
content with its earthly lot, of whatsoever sort that is
6) the blessed state of devout and upright men after death
probably from a primary verb eiro (to join); peace (literally or
figuratively); by implication, prosperity:-one, peace, quietness,
rest, + set at one again.

Also search for "eirene" and display in [NET] and Parallel Bibles.

TIP #25: What tip would you like to see included here? Click "To report a problem/suggestion" on the bottom of page and tell us. [ALL]
created in 0.02 seconds
powered by bible.org