The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 5206 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
uioqesiafrom a presumed compound of (5207) and a derivative of (5087)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
hwee-oth-es-ee'-ah Noun Feminine
  1. adoption, adoption as sons
    1. that relationship which God was pleased to establish between himself and the Israelites in preference to all other nations
    2. the nature and condition of the true disciples in Christ, who by receiving the Spirit of God into their souls become sons of God
    3. the blessed state looked for in the future life after the visible return of Christ from heaven
NAS Word Usage - Total: 5
adoption as sons 5
NAS Verse Count

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 Huiothesia". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.