Strong's Enhanced Concordance

The Aionian Bible un-translates and instead transliterates ten special words to help us better understand the extent of God’s love for individuals and all mankind, and the nature of afterlife destinies. The original translation is unaltered and an inline note is appended to 63 Old Testament and 200 New Testament verses. Compare the definitions below to the Aionian Glossary. Follow the blue link below to study the word's usage. Search for any Strong's number: g1-21369 and h1-9049.
select
Strongs:
g1588
Word:
ἐκλεκτός
Tyndale
Word:
ἐκλεκτός
Transliteration:
eklektos
Gloss:
select
Morphhology:
Greek, Adjective
Definition:
ἐκ-λεκτός, -ή, -όν (< ἐκλέγω), [in LXX for בָּחַר (so prob. in Isa.28:16, Pro.17:3, for MT בָּחַן), בָּרִיא, etc;] 1) choice, select (cl, rarely; Thuc, Plat, al.), hence, eminent: Rom.16:13 (cf. Eze.27:24). 2) As in Inscr. (MM, Exp., xii), chosen; esp. as in LXX, of Israel, elect, chosen of God (Isa.65:9, Psa.105:43, al.); so in NT; (a) of Christ: Luk.23:35 (cf. Isa.42:1); figuratively, λίθος, 1Pe.2:4-6 (LXX); (b) of holy angels: 1Ti.5:21; (with) of Christians: Mat.24:22, 24, Mrk.13:20, 22 13:27, 2Ti.2:10, 1Pe.1:1; τ. θεοῦ, Luk.18:7, Rom.8:33, Col.3:12, Tit.1:1; τ. Χριστοῦ, Mat.24:31; ἐ. κυρία, II Jn 1; ἀδελφή, II Jn 13; γένος, 1Pe.2:9 (LXX); κλητοὶ καὶ ἐ. κ. πιστοί, Rev.17:14; opp. to κλητός (not so in Epp; see Lft. on Col.3:12), Mat.20:16 (T, WH, txt, R, omit) Mat.22:14 (Cremer, 405, 775). (AS)
Liddell-Scott-Jones
Word:
ἐκλεκτός
Transliteration:
eklektos
Gloss:
select
Morphhology:
Greek, Adjective
Definition:
ἐκλεκτ-ός, ή, όν, picked out, select, [Refs 6th c.BC+]; ἐ. δικασταί,=Latin iudices selecti, [Refs 2nd c.AD+] adverb -τῶς interpolated in Suid. see at {ἐπίλεκτος}. 2) choice, pure, σμύρνη [LXX+3rd c.BC+]; ἐκλεκτόν,= corn, [LXX+2nd c.AD+] II) chosen of God, elect, [LXX+NT]
Strongs
Word:
ἐκλεκτός
Transliteration:
eklektós
Pronounciation:
ek-lek-tos'
Language:
Greek
Morphhology:
Adjective
Definition:
select; by implication, favorite; chosen, elect; from g1586 (ἐκλέγομαι);