5542. chréstologia
Strong's Concordance
chréstologia: smooth speech
Original Word: χρηστολογία, ας, ἡ
Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine
Transliteration: chréstologia
Phonetic Spelling: (khrase-tol-og-ee'-ah)
Definition: smooth speech
Usage: a kind address; in a bad sense: plausible speaking.
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from chréstos and legó
smooth speech
NASB Translation
smooth (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 5542: χρηστολογία

χρηστολογία, χρηστολογίας, (from χρηστολόγος, and this from χρηστός, which see, and λέγω; cf. Julius Capitolinus in the life of Pertinax c. 13 "Omnes, qui libere fabulas conferebant, male Pertinaci loquebantur, χρηστολογον eum appellantes, qui bene loqueretur et male faceret), fair speaking, the smooth and plausible address which simulates goodness": Romans 16:18. (Eustathius, p. 1437, 27 (on Iliad 23, 598); ecclesiastical writings.)

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
good words.

From a compound of chrestos and lego; fair speech, i.e. Plausibility -- good words.

see GREEK chrestos

see GREEK lego

Forms and Transliterations
χρηστολογιας χρηστολογίας chrestologias chrestologías chrēstologias chrēstologías
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Englishman's Concordance
Romans 16:18 N-GFS
GRK: διὰ τῆς χρηστολογίας καὶ εὐλογίας
NAS: appetites; and by their smooth and flattering speech
KJV: and by good words and fair speeches
INT: by the kind speaking and praise

Strong's Greek 5542
1 Occurrence

χρηστολογίας — 1 Occ.

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