- sober, temperate
- sober, not intoxicated (with wine), temperate, vigilant.
- νηφάλιος (-λεος, Rec., in 1Ti, ll. with), -ον (in cl., -α, -ον),
__1. in cl., of drink, not mixed with wine.
__2. In later writers (Plut., al.), of persons, sober, temperate:.†
Refs1Ti.3:2 3:11, Tit.2:2
1a) abstaining from wine, either entirely or at least from its immoderate use
1b) of things free from all wine, as vessels, offerings
From G3525; sober, that is, (figuratively) circumspect
KJV Usage: sober, vigilant.