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Soteria

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   4991  
Original WordWord Origin
soteriafeminine of a derivative of (4990) as (properly, abstract) noun
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Soteria7:965,1132
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
so-tay-ree'-ah   Noun Feminine
 Definition
  1. deliverance, preservation, safety, salvation
    1. deliverance from the molestation of enemies
    2. in an ethical sense, that which concludes to the souls safety or salvation
      1. of Messianic salvation
  2. salvation as the present possession of all true Christians
  3. future salvation, the sum of benefits and blessings which the Christians, redeemed from all earthly ills, will enjoy after the visible return of Christ from heaven in the consummated and eternal kingdom of God.
Fourfold salvation: saved from the penalty, power, presence and mostimportantly the pleasure of sin. A.W. Pink
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 45
deliverance 2, preservation 1, salvation 42
 
NAS Verse Count
Luke4
John1
Acts6
Romans5
2 Corinthians3
Ephesians1
Philippians3
1 Thessalonians2
2 Thessalonians1
2 Timothy2
Hebrews7
1 Peter4
2 Peter1
Jude1
Revelation3


Total44
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 Soteria". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.