hésuchios: tranquilOriginal Word: ἡσύχιος, α, ον
Part of Speech: Adjective
Phonetic Spelling: (hay-soo'-khee-os)
Short Definition: quiet, tranquil
Definition: quiet, tranquil, peaceful.
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
a prol. form of hésuchos (still, quiet)
Thayer's Greek LexiconSTRONGS NT 2272: ἡσύχιος
ἡσύχιος, ἡσυχία, ἡσύχιον ((perhaps akin to ἧμαι to sit, Latinsedatus; cf. Curtius, § 568; Vanicek, p. 77)); from Homer down; quiet, tranquil: 1 Peter 3:4; βίος, 1 Timothy 2:2; Josephus, Antiquities 13, 16, 1.
Strong's Exhaustive Concordancepeaceable, quiet.
A prolonged form of a compound probably of a derivative of the base of hedraios and perhaps echo; properly, keeping one's seat (sedentary), i.e. (by implication) still (undisturbed, undisturbing) -- peaceable, quiet.
see GREEK hedraios
see GREEK echo
Forms and Transliterationsησυχιον ησύχιον ἡσύχιον ησυχιου ησυχίου ἡσυχίου πραέως esuchion ēsuchion hesychion hesýchion hēsychion hēsýchion praeos praeōs praéos praéōs
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Englishman's ConcordanceStrong's Greek 2272
ἡσύχιον — 1 Occ.
ἡσυχίου — 1 Occ.
1 Timothy 2:2 Adj-AMS
GRK: ἤρεμον καὶ ἡσύχιον βίον διάγωμεν
NAS: a tranquil and quiet life
KJV: a quiet and peaceable life in
INT: a tranquil and quiet life we might lead