Eirene

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   1515  
Original WordWord Origin
eireneprobably from a primary verb eiro (to join)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Eirene2:400,207
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
i-ray'-nay   Noun Feminine
 Definition
  1. a state of national tranquillity
    1. 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
    1. 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
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 91
peace 90, undisturbed* 1
 
NAS Verse Count
Matthew2
Mark1
Luke13
John5
Acts7
Romans10
1 Corinthians4
2 Corinthians2
Galatians3
Ephesians7
Philippians3
Colossians2
1 Thessalonians3
2 Thessalonians2
1 Timothy1
2 Timothy2
Titus1
Philemon1
Hebrews4
James2
1 Peter3
2 Peter2
2 John1
3 John1
Jude1
Revelation2


Total85
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 Eirene". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.