plousios: wealthyOriginal Word: πλούσιος, α, ον
Part of Speech: Adjective
Phonetic Spelling: (ploo'-see-os)
Short Definition: rich
Definition: rich, abounding in, wealthy; subst: a rich man.
4145 ploúsios (an adjective, derived from 4149 /ploútos, "abundance") – properly, fully resourced; rich (filled), by having God's "muchness" – i.e. His abundance that comes from receiving His provisions (material and spiritual riches) through faith (4102 /pístis).
In either event, the Bible joins both ideas ("fullness," "riches") as one conceptual (and likely lexical) unit.]
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
people (1), rich (19), rich man (7), rich man's (1), rich people (1).
Thayer's Greek LexiconSTRONGS NT 4145: πλούσιος
πλούσιος, πλουσία, πλούσιον (πλοῦτος), from Hesiod, Works, 22 down, the Sept. for עָשִׁיר, rich;
a. properly, wealthy, abounding in material resources: Matthew 27:57; Luke 12:16; Luke 14:12; Luke 16:1, 19; Luke 18:23; Luke 19:2; ὁ πλούσιος, substantively, Luke 16:21, 22; James 1:10, 11; οἱ πλούσιοι, Luke 6:24; Luke 21:1; 1 Timothy 6:17; James 2:6; James 5:1; Revelation 6:15; Revelation 13:16; πλούσιος, without the article, a rich man, Matthew 19:23, 24; Mark 10:25; Mark 12:41; Luke 18:25.
b. metaphorically and universally, abounding, abundantly supplied: followed by ἐν with a dative of the thing in which one abounds (cf. Winer's Grammar, § 30, 8 b. note), ἐν ἐληι, Ephesians 2:4; ἐν πίστει, James 2:5; absolutely, abounding (rich) in Christian virtues and eternal possessions, Revelation 2:9; Revelation 3:17, on which see Düsterdieck. ἐπτώχευσε πλούσιος ὤν, of Christ, 'although as the ἄσαρκος λόγος he formerly abounded in the riches of a heavenly condition, by assuming human nature he entered into a state of (earthly) poverty,' 2 Corinthians 8:9. From ploutos; wealthy; figuratively, abounding with -- rich. see GREEK ploutos
From ploutos; wealthy; figuratively, abounding with -- rich.
see GREEK ploutos
Englishman's ConcordanceStrong's Greek 4145
πλούσιοι — 4 Occ.
πλουσίοις — 2 Occ.
πλούσιον — 3 Occ.
πλούσιος — 13 Occ.
πλουσίου — 2 Occ.
πλουσίους — 4 Occ.
Matthew 19:23 Adj-NMS
GRK: ὑμῖν ὅτι πλούσιος δυσκόλως εἰσελεύσεται
NAS: to you, it is hard for a rich man to enter
KJV: That a rich man shall hardly
INT: to you that a rich man with difficulty will enter