hagnos: free from ceremonial defilement, holy, sacredOriginal Word: ἁγνός, ή, όν
Part of Speech: Adjective
Phonetic Spelling: (hag-nos')
Short Definition: pure, chaste
Definition: (originally, in a condition prepared for worship), pure (either ethically, or ritually, ceremonially), chaste.
53 hagnós (an adjective, which may be cognate with 40 /hágios, "holy," so TDNT, 1, 122) – properly, pure (to the core); virginal (chaste, unadultered); pure inside and out; holy because uncontaminated (undefiled from sin), i.e. without spoilation even within (even down to the center of one's being); not mixed with guilt or anything condemnable.
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
from the same as hagios
free from ceremonial defilement, holy, sacred
chaste (1), free from sin (1), innocent (1), pure (5).
Thayer's Greek LexiconSTRONGS NT 53: ἁγνός
ἁγνός, (ή, (ἅζομαι, see ἅγιος);
1. exciting reverence, venerable, sacred: πῦρ καί ἡ σποδός, 2 Macc. 13:8; Euripides, El. 812.
2. pure (Euripides, Or. 1604 ἁγνός γάρ εἰμί χεῖρας, ἀλλ' οὐ τάς φρένας, Hipp. 316f, ἁγνάς ... μίασμα);
b. pure from every fault, immaculate: 2 Corinthians 7:11; Philippians 4:8; 1 Timothy 5:22; 1 Peter 3:2; 1 John 3:3 (of God (yet cf. ἐκεῖνος 1 b.)); James 3:17. (From Homer down.) (Cf. references under the word ἅγιος, at the end; Westc. on 1 John 3:3.) From the same as hagios; properly, clean, i.e. (figuratively) innocent, modest, perfect -- chaste, clean, pure. see GREEK hagios
From the same as hagios; properly, clean, i.e. (figuratively) innocent, modest, perfect -- chaste, clean, pure.
see GREEK hagios
Englishman's ConcordanceStrong's Greek 53
ἁγνά — 1 Occ.
ἁγνάς — 1 Occ.
ἁγνή — 1 Occ.
ἁγνὴν — 2 Occ.
ἁγνὸν — 1 Occ.
ἁγνός — 1 Occ.
ἁγνοὺς — 1 Occ.
2 Corinthians 7:11 Adj-AMP
GRK: συνεστήσατε ἑαυτοὺς ἁγνοὺς εἶναι τῷ
NAS: yourselves to be innocent in the matter.
KJV: yourselves to be clear in this matter.
INT: you proved yourselves pure to be in this
2 Corinthians 11:2 Adj-AFS