ploutos: wealthOriginal Word: πλοῦτος, ου, ὁ
Part of Speech: Noun, Masculine; Noun, Neuter
Phonetic Spelling: (ploo'-tos)
Short Definition: riches, wealth
Definition: riches, wealth, abundance, materially or spiritually.
Cognate: 4149 ploútos (from 4183 /polýs, "much in number, quantity") – properly, abundance, possessions of many kinds; riches.
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
probably from pleó in an early sense of to flow, abound
riches (18), wealth (4).
Thayer's Greek LexiconSTRONGS NT 4149: πλοῦτος
πλοῦτος, πλούτου, ὁ, and (according to L T Tr WH in 2 Corinthians 8:2; Ephesians 1:7; Ephesians 2:7; Ephesians 3:8, 16; Philippians 4:19; Colossians 1:27; Colossians 2:2, but only in the nominative and accusative; cf. (Tdf. Proleg., p. 118; WHs Appendix, p. 158); Winers Grammar, 65 (64); Buttmann, 22f (20)) τό πλοῦτος (apparently equivalent to πλεοτος, from πλέος full (cf. πίμπλημι)), from Homer down, the Sept. for עֹשֶׁר, and also for הָמון, a multitude, חַיִל, הול; riches, wealth;
b. universally, fullness, abundance, plenitude: with a genitive of the excellence in which one abounds, as τῆς χρηστότητος, Romans 2:4; Romans 9:23; 2 Corinthians 8:2; Ephesians 1:7, 18; Ephesians 2:7; Ephesians 3:16; Colossians 1:21; Colossians 2:2. the πλοῦτος of God is extolled, i. e. the fullness of his perfections — of which two are mentioned, viz. σοφία and γνῶσις, Romans 11:33 (for σοφίας καί γνώσεως here depend on βάθος, not on πλούτου (cf. B. 155 (135); Winer's Grammar, § 30, 3 N. 1)); the fullness of all things in store for God's uses, Philippians 4:19; in the same sense πλοῦτος is attributed to Christ, exalted at the right hand of God, Revelation 5:12; in a more restricted sense, πλοῦτος τοῦ Χριστοῦ is used of the fullness of the things pertaining to salvation with which Christ is able to enrich others, Ephesians 3:8.
c. universally equivalent to a good ((to point an antithesis)): Hebrews 11:26; equivalent to that with which one is enriched, with a genitive of the person enriched, used of Christian salvation, Romans 11:12. From the base of pletho; wealth (as fulness), i.e. (literally) money, possessions, or (figuratively) abundance, richness, (specially), valuable bestowment -- riches. see GREEK pletho
From the base of pletho; wealth (as fulness), i.e. (literally) money, possessions, or (figuratively) abundance, richness, (specially), valuable bestowment -- riches.
see GREEK pletho
Englishman's ConcordanceStrong's Greek 4149
πλοῦτον — 3 Occ.
πλοῦτος — 13 Occ.
πλούτου — 6 Occ.
Matthew 13:22 N-GMS
GRK: ἀπάτη τοῦ πλούτου συμπνίγει τὸν
NAS: and the deceitfulness of wealth choke
KJV: the deceitfulness of riches, choke
INT: deceit of riches choke the
Romans 11:12 N-NNS
Colossians 2:2 N-ANS