ἐλπίς in the New Testament

Definitions

Thayer

1) expectation of evil, fear
2) expectation of good, hope
2a) in the Christian sense
2a1) joyful and confident expectation of eternal salvation
3) on hope, in hope, having hope
3a) the author of hope, or he who is its foundation
3b) the thing hoped for
Part of Speech: noun feminine
Citing in TDNT: 2:517, 229

Strong

G1680
Fromἔλπω elpô which is a primary word (to anticipate, usually with pleasure); expectation (abstract or concrete) or confidence: - faith, hope.

Louw-Nida

GlossSection
a hope25.59
b what is hoped for25.61
c basis for hope25.62

Classical Greek Dictionaries

These two sites give similar information, with the definition from several dictionaries and statistics on the use of the word.

Perseus Digital Library

University of Chicago's Logion lexicon

Ulrik Petersen

Strong's dictionary

Crosswalk

Thayer's dictionary plus other information.

LaParola

From this site's dictionary (in Italian)

In the New Testament

SBL (also Westcott and Hort; Tischendorf; Byzantine)

ἐλπίδαnoun: accusative singular feminine18
ἐλπίδιnoun: dative singular feminine11
ἑλπίδιnoun: dative singular feminine1
ἐλπίδοςnoun: genitive singular feminine13
ἐλπὶςnoun: nominative singular feminine8
ἐλπίςnoun: nominative singular feminine2
Total53

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