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Sozo

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   4982  
Original WordWord Origin
sozofrom a primary sos (contraction for obsolete saoz, "safe")
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Sozo7:965,1132
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
sode'-zo   Verb
 Definition
  1. to save, keep safe and sound, to rescue from danger or destruction
    1. one (from injury or peril)
      1. to save a suffering one (from perishing), i.e. one suffering from disease, to make well, heal, restore to health
      2. to preserve one who is in danger of destruction, to save or rescue
    2. to save in the technical biblical sense
      1. negatively 1b
    3. to deliver from the penalties of the Messianic judgment 1b
    4. to save from the evils which obstruct the reception of the Messianic deliverance
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 108
bring...safely 1, cured 1, ensure salvation 1, get 1, get well 2, made...well 6, made well 5, preserved 1, recover 1, restore 1, save 36, saved 50, saves 1, saving 1
 
NAS Verse Count
Matthew14
Mark13
Luke16
John6
Acts13
Romans8
1 Corinthians8
2 Corinthians1
Ephesians2
1 Thessalonians1
2 Thessalonians1
1 Timothy4
2 Timothy2
Titus1
Hebrews2
James5
1 Peter2
Jude2


Total101
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 Sozo". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.