eién: should be, was, were. Original Word: εἴηνTransliteration:
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
optative (like English subjunctive) pres. of eimi
should be, was, were.
Optative (i.e. English subjunctive) present of eimi (including the other person); might (could, would, or should) be -- mean, + perish, should be, was, were.
see GREEK eimi