teleiósis: completion, perfectionOriginal Word: τελείωσις, εως, ἡ
Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine
Phonetic Spelling: (tel-i'-o-sis)
Short Definition: completion, fulfillment, perfection
Definition: completion, fulfillment, perfection.
Cognate: 5050 teleíōsis (a feminine noun) – a brand of consummation (completion) which focuses on the final stage (fulfillment, end-phase) of the consummation process – see the correlating verb form (5048 /teleióō). See 5056 (telos).
[See also 5047 (teleiotēs, another feminine noun from the same root) which stresses the combination of truth which sustains further consummation and 5054 (teleutḗ) – a third feminine noun derived from this root meaning "death (consummation) in relation to the Lord's sovereign control of life."]
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
fulfillment (1), perfection (1).
Thayer's Greek LexiconSTRONGS NT 5050: τελείωσις
τελείωσις, τελειώσεως, ἡ (τελειόω), a completing, perfecting;
a. fulfilment, accomplishment; the event which verifies a promise (see τελειόω, 4): Luke 1:45 (Judith 10:9; Philo de vit. Moys. iii. § 39).
b. consummation, perfection (see τελειόω, 3): Hebrews 7:11. (In various senses in Aristotle, Theophrastus, Diodorus) (Cf. references under the word τελειόω, 3.) From phusioo; (the act) completion, i.e. (of prophecy) verification, or (of expiation) absolution -- perfection, performance. see GREEK phusioo
From phusioo; (the act) completion, i.e. (of prophecy) verification, or (of expiation) absolution -- perfection, performance.
see GREEK phusioo
Englishman's ConcordanceStrong's Greek 5050
τελείωσις — 2 Occ.
Luke 1:45 N-NFS
GRK: ὅτι ἔσται τελείωσις τοῖς λελαλημένοις
NAS: [is] she who believed that there would be a fulfillment of what had been spoken
KJV: there shall be a performance of those things which were told
INT: for there will be a fulfillment to the things spoken