euthumeó: to be of good cheerOriginal Word: εὐθυμέω
Part of Speech: Verb
Phonetic Spelling: (yoo-thoo-meh'-o)
Short Definition: I am cheerful
Definition: I keep up spirit, am cheerful, am of good courage.
2114 euthyméō (from 2095 /eú, "good" and 2372 /thymós, "passion") – properly, to show positive passion as it proceeds from a sound disposition (temper); hence, "be of good cheer, in good spirits" (high morale).
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
to be of good cheer
cheerful (1), keep up...courage (2).
Thayer's Greek LexiconSTRONGS NT 2114: εὐθυμέω
εὐθυμέω, ἐυθύμω; (εὔθυμος);
1. transitive, to put in good spirits, gladden, make cheerful (Aeschylus in Plato, de rep. 2, 383 b.). Middle to be of good spirits, to be cheerful, (Xenophon, Plato).
2. intransitive, to be joyful, be of good cheer, of good courage: Acts 27:22, 25; James 5:13. (Euripides, Cycl. 530; Plutarch, de tranquill. anim. 2 and 9.) From euthumos; to cheer up, i.e. (intransitively) be cheerful; neuter comparative (adverbially) more cheerfully -- be of good cheer (merry). see GREEK euthumos
From euthumos; to cheer up, i.e. (intransitively) be cheerful; neuter comparative (adverbially) more cheerfully -- be of good cheer (merry).
see GREEK euthumos
Englishman's ConcordanceStrong's Greek 2114
εὐθυμεῖ — 1 Occ.
εὐθυμεῖν — 1 Occ.
εὐθυμεῖτε — 1 Occ.
Acts 27:22 V-PNA
GRK: παραινῶ ὑμᾶς εὐθυμεῖν ἀποβολὴ γὰρ
NAS: I urge you to keep up your courage, for there will be no
KJV: you to be of good cheer: for
INT: I exhort you to take heart loss indeed
James 5:13 V-PIA-3S