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ἐγκράτεια (egkrateia, 1466)

Meanings

selfcontrol

Greek-English Concordance: 4 verses

  Greek (NLG) English (NLT)
Acts.24:25 25διαλεγομένου δὲ αὐτοῦ περὶ δικαιοσύνης καὶ ἐγκρατείας καὶ τοῦ κρίματος τοῦ μέλλοντος, ἔμφοβος γενόμενος Φῆλιξ. ἀπεκρίθη, Τὸ νῦν ἔχον πορεύου, καιρὸν δὲ μεταλαβών, μετακαλέσομαί σε. 25 {NEQ} As he reasoned with them about righteousness and self-control and the {RPT} coming day of judgment , {NEQ} Felix became frightened . Go away for now , he replied . When it is more convenient , I’ll call for you again .
Gal.5:23 23πραΰτης, ἐγκράτεια· κατὰ τῶν τοιούτων οὐκ ἔστιν νόμος. 23 gentleness , and self-control . There is no law against {NEQ} these things !
2Pet.1:6 6ἐν δὲ τῇ γνώσει, τὴν ἐγκράτειαν· ἐν δὲ τῇ ἐγκρατείᾳ, τὴν ὑπομονήν· ἐν δὲ τῇ ὑπομονῇ, τὴν εὐσέβειαν· 6 {RPT} and {NEQ} knowledge with {NEQ} self-control , {RPT} and {NEQ} self-control with {NEQ} patient endurance , {RPT} and {NEQ} patient endurance with {NEQ} godliness ,