803. asphaleia
Strong's Concordance
asphaleia: certainty, security
Original Word: ἀσφάλεια, ας, ἡ
Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine
Transliteration: asphaleia
Phonetic Spelling: (as-fal'-i-ah)
Definition: certainty, security
Usage: safety, security, reliability, firmness.
HELPS Word-studies

Cognate: 803 aspháleia (from 1 /A "not" and sphallō, "totter") – firmness that equates to security.

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from asphalés
certainty, security
NASB Translation
exact truth (1), safety (1), securely (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 803: ἀσφάλεια

ἀσφάλεια, ἀσφαλείας, (ἀσφαλής) (from Aeschylus down);

a. firmness, stability: ἐν πάσῃ ἀσφάλεια most securely, Acts 5:23. tropically, certainty, undoubted truth: λόγων (see λόγος, I. 7), Luke 1:4 (τοῦ λόγου, the certainty of a proof, Xenophon, mem. 4, 6, 15).

b. security from enemies and dangers, safety: 1 Thessalonians 5:3 (opposed to κίνδυνος, Xenophon, mem. 3, 12, 7).

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
certainty, safety.

From asphales; security (literally or figuratively) -- certainty, safety.

see GREEK asphales

Forms and Transliterations
ασφαλεια ασφαλεία ασφάλεια ἀσφαλείᾳ ἀσφάλεια ασφαλειαν ασφάλειαν ἀσφάλειαν ασφαλείας asphaleia aspháleia asphaleíāi asphaleian aspháleian
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Englishman's Concordance
Luke 1:4 N-AFS
GRK: λόγων τὴν ἀσφάλειαν
NAS: that you may know the exact truth about
KJV: thou mightest know the certainty of
INT: of [the] things the certainty

Acts 5:23 N-DFS
GRK: ἐν πάσῃ ἀσφαλείᾳ καὶ τοὺς
NAS: quite securely and the guards
KJV: with all safety, and the keepers
INT: with all security and the

1 Thessalonians 5:3 N-NFS
GRK: Εἰρήνη καὶ ἀσφάλεια τότε αἰφνίδιος
NAS: Peace and safety! then
KJV: Peace and safety; then sudden
INT: Peace and security then suddenly

Strong's Greek 803
3 Occurrences

ἀσφαλείᾳ — 2 Occ.
ἀσφάλειαν — 1 Occ.

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