Chairo

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   5463  
Original WordWord Origin
cairoa primary verb
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Chairo9:359,1298
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
khah'-ee-ro   Verb
 Definition
  1. to rejoice, be glad
  2. to rejoice exceedingly
  3. to be well, thrive
  4. in salutations, hail!
  5. at the beginning of letters: to give one greeting, salute
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 75
am glad 1, glad 7, gladly 1, greeted* 1, greeting 2, greetings 4, hail 4, joyfully 1, make 1, rejoice 33, rejoiced 8, rejoices 2, rejoicing 10
 
NAS Verse Count
Matthew6
Mark2
Luke11
John9
Acts7
Romans3
1 Corinthians3
2 Corinthians8
Philippians7
Colossians2
1 Thessalonians2
James1
1 Peter1
2 John3
3 John1
Revelation2


Total68
Greek lexicon based on Thayer's and Smith's Bible Dictionary plus others; this is keyed to the large Kittel and the "Theological Dictionary of the New Testament." These files are public domain.

Bibliography Information

Thayer and Smith. "Greek Lexicon entry for Chairo". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.