lutrósis: a ransoming, a redemptionOriginal Word: λύτρωσις, εως, ἡ
Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine
Phonetic Spelling: (loo'-tro-sis)
Short Definition: liberation, deliverance, release
Definition: (in the Old Testament: ransoming from imprisonment for debt, or from slavery, release from national misfortune, etc.), liberation, deliverance, release.
Cognate: 3085 lýtrōsis (a feminine noun) – properly, the payment of the full ransom-price to free a slave – particularly the redemption of an individual. See also the neuter noun (3083 /lýtron, "full ransom-price").
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
a ransoming, a redemption
Thayer's Greek LexiconSTRONGS NT 3085: λύτρωσις
λύτρωσις, λυτρώσεως, ἡ (λυτρόω), a ransoming, redemption: properly, αἰχμαολωτων, Plutarch, Aratus, 11; for גְּאֻלָּה, Leviticus 25:(29),48; universally, deliverance, redemption, in the theocratic sense (see λυτρόω, 2 (cf. Graecus Venetus, Leviticus 25:10, etc.; Psalm 48:9
Strong's Exhaustive Concordancea ransoming, redemption
From lutroo; a ransoming (figuratively) -- + redeemed, redemption.
see GREEK lutroo
Forms and Transliterationsλυτρώσεως λυτρωσιν λύτρωσιν λύτρωσις lutrosin lutrōsin lytrosin lytrōsin lýtrosin lýtrōsin
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Englishman's ConcordanceStrong's Greek 3085
λύτρωσιν — 3 Occ.
Luke 1:68 N-AFS
GRK: καὶ ἐποίησεν λύτρωσιν τῷ λαῷ
NAS: us and accomplished redemption for His people,
KJV: and redeemed his
INT: and performed redemption [on] the people
Luke 2:38 N-AFS