G5485 χάρις - Strong's Greek Lexicon Number

LSJ Gloss:
grace, favor, kindness
(a) grace, as a gift or blessing brought to man by Jesus Christ, (b) favor, (c) gratitude, thanks, (d) a favor, kindness.
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)
Derivation: from G5463;

KJV Usage: acceptable, benefit, favour, gift, grace(- ious), joy, liberality, pleasure, thank(-s, -worthy).

χάρις, -ιτος, ἡ Abbott-Smith does not include the article here., accusative, χάριν (χάριτα in
Refs Act.24:27, Ju 4
; see WH, App., 157),
[in LXX chiefly for חֵן ;]
__1. objectively, that which causes favourable regard, gracefulness, grace, loveliness of form, graciousness of speech (cl.;
Refs Ecc.10:12, Sir.21:16, al.): Col.4:6
; λόγοι τ. χάριτος (genitive qual.), Luk.4:22.
__2. Subjectively,
__(a) on the part of the giver, grace, graciousness, kindness, goodwill, favour:
Refs Luk.2:52, Act.7:10, al.
; esp. in NT of the divine favour, grace, with emphasis on its freeness and universality:
Refs Luk.1:30, Act.14:26, Rom.1:7, 1Co.1:3, al.
; opp. to ὀφείλημα, Rom.4:4, 16; to ἔργα, Rom.11:6;
__(b) on the part of the receiver, a sense of favour received, thanks, gratitude:
Refs Rom.6:17 7:25, al.
; χ. ἔχειν, to be thankful,
Refs Luk.17:9, 1Ti.1:12, al.

__3. Objectively, of the effect of grace,
__(a) a state of grace:
Refs Rom.5:2, 2Ti.2:1, 1Pe.5:12, 2Pe.3:18
__(b) a proof or gift of grace (cl., a favour):
Refs Jhn.1:16, Act.6:8, Rom.1:5, 1Co.3:10, 2Co.9:8, Gal.2:9, Eph.3:2, 1Pe.5:5, 10 al.
(For fuller treatment of the NT usage, see AR, Eph., 221ff.; DB, ii, 254ff.; DCG, i, 686ff.; Cremer, see word).
1) grace
1a) that which affords joy, pleasure, delight, sweetness, charm, loveliness: grace of speech
2) good will, loving-kindness, favour
2a) of the merciful kindness by which God, exerting his holy influence upon souls, turns them to Christ, keeps, strengthens, increases them in Christian faith, knowledge, affection, and kindles them to the exercise of the Christian virtues
3) what is due to grace
3a) the spiritual condition of one governed by the power of divine grace
3b) the token or proof of grace, benefit
3b1) a gift of grace
3b2) benefit, bounty
4) thanks, (for benefits, services, favours), recompense, reward

From G5463; 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)

KJV Usage: acceptable, benefit, favour, gift, grace (-ious), joy liberality, pleasure, thank (-s, -worthy).

View how G5485 χάρις is used in the Bible

First 30 of 156 occurrences of G5485 χάρις

Luke 1:30 favour
Luke 2:40 the grace
Luke 2:52 in favour
Luke 4:22 the gracious
Luke 6:32 thanks
Luke 6:33 thanks
Luke 6:34 thanks
Luke 17:9 thank
John 1:14 of grace
John 1:16 grace
John 1:16 grace.
John 1:17 grace
Acts 2:47 favour
Acts 4:33 grace
Acts 7:10 favour
Acts 7:46 favour
Acts 11:23 the grace
Acts 13:43 in the grace
Acts 14:3 grace,
Acts 14:26 to the grace
Acts 15:11 the grace
Acts 15:40 to the grace
Acts 18:27 grace:
Acts 20:24 of the grace
Acts 20:32 grace,
Acts 24:27 a favour,
Acts 25:3 favour
Acts 25:9 a favour,
Romans 1:5 grace
Romans 1:7 Grace

Distinct usage

51 grace
30 the grace
17 grace,
7 thanks
6 grace.
5 favour
4 to the grace
4 of the grace
2 grace:
2 a favour,
2 grace;
2 by grace
2 by the grace
2 I thank
2 of grace
1 in favour
1 the gracious
1 by grace,
1 liberality
1 benefit;
1 of grace,
1 grace?
1 is thankworthy,
1 of grace.
1 in the grace
1 thank
1 of grace?
1 gift,
1 joy
1 be thanked,
1 with grace;
1 is acceptable
1 (by grace

Corresponding Hebrew Words

charis H1420 gedulah
charis H2505 chalaq
charis H2580 chen
charis H2617 chesed
charis H2896 tov
charis H7356 racham
charis H7522 ratson

Related words

G5485 χάρις

G5483 χαρίζομαι
Middle voice from G5485; to grant as a favor, that is, gratuitously, in kindness, pardon or rescue

KJV Usage: deliver, (frankly) forgive, (freely) give, grant.

G5484 χάριν
Accusative case of G5485 as preposition; through favor of, that is, on account of

KJV Usage: be- (for) cause of, for sake of, + . . . fore, X reproachfully.

G5487 χαριτόω
From G5485; to grace, that is, indue with special honor

KJV Usage: make accepted, be highly favoured.

G5463 χαίρω

A primary verb; to be full of “cheer” , that is, calmly happy or well off; impersonal especially as a salutation (on meeting or parting), be well

KJV Usage: farewell, be glad, God speed, greeting, hail, joy (-fully), rejoice.

G4796 συγχαίρω
From G4862 and G5463; to sympathize in gladness, congratulate

KJV Usage: rejoice in (with).

G5479 χαρά
From G5463; cheerfulness, that is, calm delight

KJV Usage: gladness, X greatly, (X be exceeding) joy (-ful, -fully, -fulness, -ous).