1516. eirénikos
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eirénikos: peaceful
Original Word: εἰρηνικός, ή, όν
Part of Speech: Adjective
Transliteration: eirénikos
Phonetic Spelling: (i-ray-nee-kos')
Short Definition: peaceable, disposed to peace
Definition: peaceable, disposed to peace, profitable.

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Cognate: 1516 eirēnikós – what pertains to peace, i.e. God's gift of wholeness which results from knowing (discerning) the Lord's will and obeying it. See 1515 (eirēnē).

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from eiréné
NASB Translation
peaceable (1), peaceful (1).

STRONGS NT 1516: εἰρηνικός

εἰρηνικός, εἰρηνική, εἰρηνικόν,

1. relating to peace:ἐπίστημαι, the arts of peace, Xenophon, oec. 1, 17; ἔργα, ibid. 6, 1; χρειαι, Diodorus 5, 31; often in 1 Maccabees ().

2. peaceable, pacific, loving peace: James 3:17; (Plato, Isocrates, others; the Sept.).

3. bringing peace with it, peaceful, salutary, (see εἰρήνη, 3): Hebrews 12:11.


From eirene; pacific; by implication, salutary -- peaceable.

see GREEK eirene

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