- a living
Derivation: from G2198;
KJV Usage: life(-time).Compare G5590. G2198 G5590
1a) the state of one who is possessed of vitality or is animate
1b) every living soul
2a) of the absolute fulness of life, both essential and ethical, which belongs to God, and through him both to the hypostatic "logos" and to Christ in whom the "logos" put on human nature
2b) life real and genuine, a life active and vigorous, devoted to God, blessed, in the portion even in this world of those who put their trust in Christ, but after the resurrection to be consummated by new accessions (among them a more perfect body), and to last for ever.
For Synonyms see entry G5821