G4991 σωτηρία - Strong's Greek Lexicon Number

LSJ Gloss:
a saving, deliverance, preservation, safety
deliverance, salvation
welfare, prosperity, deliverance, preservation, salvation, safety.
rescue or safety (physically or morally)
Derivation: feminine of a derivative of G4990 as (properly, abstract) noun;

KJV Usage: deliver, health, salvation, save, saving.

σωτηρία, -ας, ἡ
(< σωτήρ), [in LXX for יֶשַׁע, יְשׁוּעָה, תְּשׁוּעָה, פְּלֵיטָה, etc. ;]
deliverance, preservation, salvation, safety (Lat. salus):
Refs Act.7:25 27:34, Heb.11:7
; ἐξ ἐχθρῶν, Luk.1:71. In NT esp. of Messianic and spiritual salvation (see: σώζω):
Refs Luk.19:9, Jhn.4:22, Act.4:12 13:47, Rom.11:11
Refs 2Th.2:13, 2Ti.3:15, Heb.2:3 6:9, 2Pe.3:15, Ju 3
; opp. to ἀπηώλεια, Php.1:28; αἰώνιος-., Heb.5:9; ὁ λόγος (τὸ εὐαγγέλιον) τῆς σ.,
Refs Act.13:26, Eph.1:13
; ὁδὸς σωτηρίας, Act.16:17; κέρας σωτηρίας, Luk.1:69; ἡμέρα σωτηρίας, 2Co.6:2 (LXX); κατεργάζεσθαι τὴν ἑαυτοῦ σ., Php.2:12; κληρονομεῖν σ., Heb.1:14; ὁ ἀρχηγὸς τῆς σ., Heb.2:10; εἰς σ.,
Refs Rom.1:16 10:1, 10, 1Pe.2:2
; σ. as a present possession (see: σώζω),
Refs Luk.1:77, 2Co.1:6 7:10, Php.1:19, 2Ti.2:10
; as more fully realized in the future:
Refs Rom.13:11, 1Th.5:8-9, Heb.9:28, 1Pe.1:5 1:9-10, Rev.7:10 12:10 19:1
1) deliverance, preservation, safety, salvation
1a) deliverance from the molestation of enemies
1b) in an ethical sense, that which concludes to the souls safety or salvation
1b1) of Messianic salvation
2) salvation as the present possession of all true Christians
3) future salvation, the sum of benefits and blessings which the Christians, redeemed from all earthly ills, will enjoy after the visible return of Christ from heaven in the consummated and eternal kingdom of God.

Feminine of a derivative of G4990 as (properly abstract) noun; rescue or safety (physically or morally)

KJV Usage: deliver, health, salvation, save, saving.

View how G4991 σωτηρία is used in the Bible

First 30 of 45 occurrences of G4991 σωτηρία

Luke 1:69 of salvation
Luke 1:71 That we should be saved
Luke 1:77 of salvation
Luke 19:9 salvation
John 4:22 salvation
Acts 4:12 salvation
Acts 7:25 would deliver
Acts 13:26 salvation
Acts 13:47 salvation
Acts 16:17 of salvation.
Acts 27:34 health:
Romans 1:16 salvation
Romans 10:1 they may be saved.
Romans 10:10 salvation.
Romans 11:11 salvation
Romans 13:11 salvation
2 Corinthians 1:6 salvation,
2 Corinthians 1:6 salvation.
2 Corinthians 6:2 of salvation
2 Corinthians 6:2 of salvation.
2 Corinthians 7:10 salvation:
Ephesians 1:13 salvation:
Philippians 1:19 salvation
Philippians 1:28 of salvation,
Philippians 2:12 salvation
1 Thessalonians 5:8 of salvation.
1 Thessalonians 5:9 of salvation
2 Thessalonians 2:13 salvation
2 Timothy 2:10 the salvation
2 Timothy 3:15 salvation

Distinct usage

17 salvation
5 salvation,
4 of salvation
3 salvation.
3 of salvation.
2 salvation:
1 That we should be saved
1 would deliver
1 they may be saved.
1 salvation?
1 salvation;
1 the saving
1 is salvation;
1 even the salvation
1 of salvation,
1 health:
1 the salvation

Corresponding Hebrew Words

soteria H3444 yeshuah
soteria H3468 yesha
soteria H6413 peletah
soteria H7961 shalev
soteria H7965 shalom
soteria H8454 tushiyyah
soteria H8668 teshuah

Related words

G4991 σωτηρία

G4992 σωτήριον
Neuter of the same as G4991 as (properly concrete) noun; defender or (by implication) defence

KJV Usage: salvation.

G4990 σωτήρ

From G4982; a deliverer, that is, God or Christ

KJV Usage: saviour.