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2 Peter Greek words Bible Bee 2011

Greek words from 2 Peter. Definitions are from the online Greek lexicon synchronized with Strong's concordance.
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Apostle
apostolos
Apos'tolos
Delegate, ambassador, messenger, he that is sent, a commissioner of Christ with miraculous powers
Like Precious
Isotimos
ee-so'-tee-mos
Like precious, of equal value or honor
Knowledge
epignosis
ep-ig'-no-sis
Recognition, full discernment, acknowledgement
Divine
theios
thi'-os
Godlike (neuter as noun, divinity): - divine, godhead.
Virtue
arete
ar-et'-ay
Properly, manliness (valor), i.e. excellence (intrinsic or attributed):--praise, virtue.
Promise
Epaggelma
ep-ang'-el-mah
A self-committal (by assurance of conferring some good):--promise.
Temperance
Egkrateia
eng-krat'-i-ah
Self-control (especially continence):--temperance.
Brotherly kindness
Philadelphia
fil-ad-el-fee'-ah
fraternal affection:--brotherly love (kindness), love of the brethren.
To Abound
Pleonazo
pleh-on-ad'-zo
to do, make or be more, i.e. increase (transitively or intransitively); by extension, to superabound:--abound, abundant, make to increase, have over.
To be established
Sterizo
stay-rid'-zo
to set fast, i.e. (literally) to turn resolutely in a certain direction, or (figuratively) to confirm:--fix, (e-)stablish, stedfastly set, strengthen.
Tabernacle
Skenoma
skay'-no-mah
an encampment, i.e. (figuratively) the Temple (as God's residence), the body (as a tenement for the soul):-- tabernacle.
Fable
muthos
moo'-thos
(through the idea of tuition); a tale, i.e. fiction ("myth"):--fable.
Eyewitness
epoptes
ep-op'-tace
a looker-on:--eye-witness.
Diligence
spoude
spoo-day'
"speed", i.e. (by implication) despatch, eagerness, earnestness:--business, (earnest) care(-fulness), diligence, forwardness, haste.
Lust
epithumia
ep-ee-thoo-mee'-ah
A longing (especially for what is forbidden):--concupiscence, desire, lust (after).
Promise
epaggelma
ep-ang'-el-mah
A self-committal (by assurance of conferring some good):--promise.
Beloved
Agapetos
ag-ap-ay-tos'
Beloved:--(dearly, well) beloved, dear.
Holy
Hagios
hag'-ee-os
Sacred (physically, pure, morally blameless or religious, ceremonially, consecrated):--(most) holy (one, thing), saint.
Prophecy
Prophetikos
prof-ay-tik-os'
Pertaining to a foreteller ("prophetic"):--of prophecy, of the prophets.
Lamp
Luchnos
lookh'-nos
A portable lamp or other illuminator (literally or figuratively):--candle, light.
Holy Ghost
Pneuma
pnyoo'-mah
a current of air, i.e. breath (blast) or a breeze; by analogy or figuratively, a spirit, i.e. (human) the rational soul, (by implication) vital principle, mental disposition, etc., or (superhuman) an angel, demon, or (divine) God, Christ's spirit, the Holy Spirit:--ghost, life, spirit(-ual, -ually), mind.
False
Pseudoprophetes
psyoo-dop-rof-ay'-tace
a spurious prophet, i.e. pretended foreteller or religious impostor:--false prophet.
Teacher
pseudodidaskalos
psyoo-dod-id-as'-kal-os
a spurious teacher, i.e. propagator of erroneous Christian doctrine:--false teacher.
Heresies
hairesis
hah'-ee-res-is
a choice, i.e. (specially) a party or (abstractly) disunion:--heresy (which is the Greek word itself), sect.
Destruction
Apoleia
ap-o'-li-a
Ruin or loss (physical, spiritual or eternal):--damnable(-nation), destruction, die, perdition, X perish, pernicious ways, waste
Master
Despotes
des-pot'-ace
Perhaps from posis (a husband); an absolute ruler ("despot"):--Lord, master.
Covetous
Pleonexia
pleh-on-ex-ee'-ah
Avarice, i.e. (by implication) fraudulency, extortion:--covetous(-ness) practices, greediness.
Feigned
Plastos
plas-tos'
Moulded, i.e. (by implication) artificial or (figuratively) fictitious (false):--feigned.
Merchandise
Emporeuomai
em-por-yoo'-om-ahee
To travel in (a country as a pedlar), i.e. (by implication) to trade:--buy and sell, make merchandise.
Judgment
krima
kree'-mah
A decision (the function or the effect, for or against ("crime")):--avenge, condemned, condemnation, damnation, + go to law, judgment.
Chains
seira
si-rah'
A chain (as binding or drawing):--chain.
angels
aggelos
ang'-el-os
(To bring tidings); a messenger; especially an "angel"; by implication, a pastor:--angel, messenger.
Ungodly s
asebes
as-eb-ace'
Irreverent, i.e. (by extension) impious or wicked:-- ungodly (man).
Filthy
anomos
an'-om-os
Lawless, i.e. (negatively) not subject to (the Jewish) law; (by implication, a Gentile), or (positively) wicked:--without law, lawless, transgressor, unlawful, wicked.
Despise
kataphroneo
kat-af-ron-eh'-o
To think against, i.e. disesteem:--despise.
Presumptious
tolmetes
tol-may-tace'
A daring (audacious) man:--presumptuous
Railing
blasphemos
blas'-fay-mos
Scurrilious, i.e. calumnious (against men), or (specially) impious (against God):--blasphemer(-mous), railing.
Accusation/Charge
krisis
kree'-sis
Secision (subjectively or objectively, for or against); by extension, a tribunal; by implication, justice (especially, divine law):--accusation, condemnation, damnation, judgment.
Irrational
alogos
al'-og-os
Irrational:--brute, unreasonable
Animal
zoon
dzo'-on
A live thing, i.e. an animal:--beast.
Corruption
phthora
fthor-ah'
Decay, i.e. ruin (spontaneous or inflicted, literally or figuratively):--corruption, destroy, perish.
Blemish
momos
mo'-mos
A flaw or blot, i.e. (figuratively) disgraceful person:--blemish.
Spot
spiloo
spee-lo'-o
To stain or soil (literally or figuratively):--defile, spot.
Deceiving
apate
ap-at'-ay
Delusion:--deceit(-ful, -fulness), deceivableness(-ving).
Adulterous
moichalis
moy-khal-is'
A prolonged form of the feminine of 3432; an adulteress (literally or figuratively):--adulteress(-ous, -y).
Beguiling
deleazo
del-eh-ad'-zo
To entrap, i.e. (figuratively) delude:--allure, beguile, entice.
Astray
planao
plan-ah'-o
To (properly, cause to) roam (from safety, truth, or virtue):--go astray, deceive, err, seduce, wander, be out of the way.
Wages
misthos
mis-thos'
pay for service (literally or figuratively), good or bad:--hire, reward, wages.
Dumb
aphonos
af'-o-nos
voiceless, i.e. mute (by nature or choice); figuratively, unmeaning:--dumb, without signification.
Madness
paraphronia
par-af-ron-ee'-ah
insanity, i.e. foolhardiness:--madness.
Vanity
mataiotes
mat-ah-yot'-ace
inutility; figuratively, transientness; morally, depravity:--vanity.
Error
plane
plan'-ay
fraudulence; subjectively, a straying from orthodoxy or piety:--deceit, to deceive, delusion, error.
Liberty
eleutheria
el-yoo-ther-ee'-ah
freedom (legitimate or licentious, chiefly moral or ceremonial):--liberty.
Servant
doulos
doo'-los
a slave (literal or figurative, involuntary or voluntary; frequently, therefore in a qualified sense of subjection or subserviency):--bond(-man), servant.
Overcomeo
hettao
hayt-tah'-o
To make worse, i.e. vanquish (literally or figuratively); by implication, to rate lower:--be inferior, overcome.
Enslave
douloo
doo-lo'-o
To enslave (literally or figuratively):--bring into (be under) bondage, X given, become (make) servant.
Pollutions
miasma
mee'-as-mah
("Miasma"); (morally) foulness (properly, the effect):--pollution.
Entangled
empleko
em-plek'-o
From 1722 and 4120; to entwine, i.e. (figuratively) involve with:--entangle (in, self with).
Pure
eilikrines
i-lik-ree-nace'
From heile (the sun's ray); judged by sunlight, i.e. tested as genuine (figuratively):--pure, sincere.
Remembrance
hupomnesis
hoop-om'-nay-sis
A reminding or (reflexively) recollection:--remembrance.
Scoffers
empaiktes
emp-aheek-tace'
A derider, i.e. (by implication) a false teacher:--mocker, scoffer.
Creation
ktisis
ktis'-is
Original formation (properly, the act; by implication, the thing, literally or figuratively):--building, creation, creature, ordinance.
Beginning
arche
ar-khay'
Properly abstract) a commencement, or (concretely) chief (in various applications of order, time, place, or rank):--beginning, corner, (at the, the) first (estate), magistrate, power, principality, principle, rule.
Ignorant of
lanthano
lan-than'-o
A prolonged form of a primary verb, which is used only as an alternate in certain tenses; to lie hid (literally or figuratively); often used adverbially, unwittingly:--be hid, be ignorant of, unawares.
Word
logos
log'-os
the Divine Expression (i.e. Christ):--account, cause, communication
Overflow
katakluzo
kat-ak-lood'-zo
to dash (wash) down, i.e. (by implication) to deluge:--overflow.
Reserve
thesaurizo
thay-sow-rid'-zo
To amass or reserve (literally or figuratively):--lay up (treasure), (keep) in store, (heap) treasure (together, up).
Thousand
chilioi
khil'-ee-oy
Plural of uncertain affinity; a thousand:--thousand.
Year
etos
et'-os
Apparently a primary word; a year:--year.
Day
hemera
hay-mer'-ah
Literally, the time space between dawn and dark; figuratively, a period (always defined more or less clearly by the context).
Slackness
bradutes
brad-oo'-tace
Tardiness:--slackness.
Longsuffering
makrothumeo
mak-roth-oo-meh'-o
From the same as 3116; to be long-spirited, i.e. (objectively) forbearing or (subjectively) patient:--bear (suffer) long, be longsuffering, have (long) patience, be patient, patiently endure.
Repentance
metanoia
met-an'-oy-ah
(subjectively) compunction (for guilt, including reformation); by implication, reversal (of (another's) decision):--repentance.
Thief
kleptes
klep'-tace
A stealer (literally or figuratively):--thief
Burned
katakaio
kat-ak-ah'-ee-o
to burn down (to the ground), i.e. consume wholly:--burn (up, utterly). t
Dissolved
luo
loo'-o
"Loosen" (literally or figuratively):--break (up), destroy, dissolve, (un-)loose, melt, put off.
Conversation
anastrophe
an-as-trof-ay'
Behavior:--conversation
Blameless
amometos
am-o'-may-tos
Unblamable:--blameless.
Salvation
soteria
so-tay-ree'-ah
As (properly, abstract) noun; rescue or safety (physically or morally):--deliver, health, salvation, save, saving.
Unstable
asteriktos
as-tay'-rik-tos
Unfixed, i.e. (figuratively) vacillating:--unstable.
Wrest
strebloo
streb-lo'-o
To wrench, i.e. (specially), to torture (by the rack), but only figuratively, to pervert:-- wrest.
Stedfast
sterigmos
stay-rig-mos'
Stability (figuratively):--stedfastness.
Knowledge
gnosis
gno'-sis
Knowing (the act), i.e. (by implication) knowledge:--knowledge, science.
Grace
charis
khar'-ece
Graciousness (as gratifying), of manner or act abstract or concrete; literal, figurative or spiritual; especially the divine influence upon the heart, and its reflection in the life; including gratitude):--acceptable, benefit, favour, gift, grace(- ious), joy, liberality, pleasure, thank(-s, -worthy).
Hasting
speudo
spyoo'-do
To "speed" ("study"), i.e. urge on (diligently or earnestly); by implication, to await eagerly:--(make, with) haste unto.
Looking for
prosdokao
pros-dok-ah'-o
To anticipate (in thought, hope or fear); by implication, to await:--(be in) expect(-ation), look (for), when looked, tarry, wait for.