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Some Greek words for everlasting in the Gospels and letters

G166 αιωνιος aionios ahee-o'-nee-os

From G165; perpetual (also used of past time, or past and future as well): - eternal, for ever, everlasting, world (began ).


Total KJV Occurrences: 71

eternal, 42

Mat_19:16, Mat_25:46, Mar_3:29, Mar_10:17, Mar_10:30, Luk_10:25, Luk_18:18, Joh_3:15, Joh_4:36, Joh_5:39, Joh_6:54, Joh_6:68, Joh_10:28, Joh_12:25, Joh_17:2-3 (2), Act_13:48, Rom_2:7, Rom_5:21, Rom_6:23, 2Co_4:17-18 (2), 2Co_5:1 , 1Ti_6:12 , 1Ti_6:19 , 2Ti_2:10 , Tit_1:2 , Tit_3:7 , Heb_5:9 , Heb_6:2 , Heb_9:12 , Heb_9:14-15 (2), 1Pe_5:10 , 1Jo_1:2 , 1Jo_2:25 , 1Jo_3:15 , 1Jo_5:11 , 1Jo_5:13 , 1Jo_5:20 , Jud_1:7 , Jud_1:21

everlasting, 25

Mat_18:8, Mat_19:29, Mat_25:41, Mat_25:46, Luk_16:9, Luk_18:30, Joh_3:16, Joh_3:36, Joh_4:14, Joh_5:24, Joh_6:27, Joh_6:40, Joh_6:47, Joh_12:50, Act_13:46, Rom_6:22, Rom_16:26, Gal_6:8, 2Th_1:9, 2Th_2:16, 1Ti_6:16 (2), Heb_13:20, 2Pe_1:11, Rev_14:6

world, 3

Rom_16:25, 2Ti_1:9, Tit_1:2

ever, 1



Thayer Definition:

1) without beginning and end, that which always has been and always will be

2) without beginning

3) without end, never to cease, everlasting

Part of Speech: adjective


Matt.18[ 8] Wherefore if thy hand or thy foot offend thee, cut them off, and cast them from thee: it is better for thee to enter into life halt or maimed, rather than having two hands or two feet to be cast into everlasting fire.

Matt.19[ 29] And every one that hath forsaken houses, or brethren, or sisters, or father, or mother, or wife, or children, or lands, for my name's sake, shall receive an hundredfold, and shall inherit everlasting life.

Matt.25[ 41] Then shall he say also unto them on the left hand, Depart from me, ye cursed, into everlasting fire, prepared for the devil and his angels:

[46] And these shall go away into everlasting punishment: but the righteous into life eternal.

Luke.16[ 9] And I say unto you, Make to yourselves friends of the mammon of unrighteousness; that, when ye fail, they may receive you into everlasting habitations.

Luke.18[ 30] Who shall not receive manifold more in this present time, and in the world to come life everlasting.

John.3[ 16] For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life.

[36] He that believeth on the Son hath everlasting life: and he that believeth not the Son shall not see life; but the wrath of God abideth on him.

John.4[ 14] But whosoever drinketh of the water that I shall give him shall never thirst; but the water that I shall give him shall be in him a well of water springing up into everlasting life.

John.5[ 24] Verily, verily, I say unto you, He that heareth my word, and believeth on him that sent me, hath everlasting life , and shall not come into condemnation; but is passed from death unto life.

John.6[ 27] Labour not for the meat which perisheth, but for that meat which endureth unto everlasting life, which the Son of man shall give unto you: for him hath God the Father sealed.

[40] And this is the will of him that sent me, that every one which seeth the Son, and believeth on him, may have everlasting life: and I will raise him up at the last day.

[47] Verily, verily, I say unto you, He that believeth on me hath everlasting life.

John.12[ 50] And I know that his commandment is life everlasting: whatsoever I speak therefore, even as the Father said unto me, so I speak.

Acts.13[ 46] Then Paul and Barnabas waxed bold, and said, It was necessary that the word of God should first have been spoken to you: but seeing ye put it from you, and judge yourselves unworthy of everlasting life , lo, we turn to the Gentiles.

Rom.6[ 22] But now being made free from sin, and become servants to God, ye have your fruit unto holiness, and the end everlasting life .

Rom.16[ 26] But now is made manifest, and by the scriptures of the prophets, according to the commandment of the everlasting God, made known to all nations for the obedience of faith:

Gal.6[ 8] For he that soweth to his flesh shall of the flesh reap corruption ; but he that soweth to the Spirit shall of the Spirit reap life everlasting.

2Thes.1[ 9] Who shall be punished with everlasting destruction from the presence of the Lord, and from the glory of his power;

2Thes.2[ 16] Now our Lord Jesus Christ himself, and God, even our Father, which hath loved us, and hath given us everlasting consolation and good hope through grace,

1Tim.1[ 16] Howbeit for this cause I obtained mercy, that in me first Jesus Christ might shew forth all longsuffering, for a pattern to them which should hereafter believe on him to life everlasting.

1Tim.6[ 16] Who only hath immortality, dwelling in the light which no man can approach unto; whom no man hath seen, nor can see: to whom be honour and power everlasting. Amen.

Heb.13[ 20] Now the God of peace, that brought again from the dead our Lord Jesus, that great shepherd of the sheep, through the blood of the everlasting covenant ,

2Pet.1[ 11] For so an entrance shall be ministered unto you abundantly into the everlasting kingdom of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ.

Jude.1[ 6] And the angels which kept not their first estate, but left their own habitation, he hath reserved in everlasting chains under darkness unto the judgment of the great day.

Rev.14[ 6] And I saw another angel fly in the midst of heaven, having the everlasting gospel to preach unto them that dwell on the earth, and to every nation, and kindred, and tongue, and people,


G165 αιων aion - From the same as G104; properly an age ; by extension perpetuity (also past); by implication the world ; specifically (Jewish) a Messianic period (present or future): - age, course, eternal, (for) ever (-more), [n-]ever, (beginning of the, while the) world (began, without end). Compare G5550.


Total KJV Occurrences: 129

ever, 72

Mat_6:13, Mat_21:19, Mar_11:14, Luk_1:33, Luk_1:55, Joh_6:51, Joh_6:58, Joh_8:35 (2), Joh_12:34, Joh_14:16, Rom_1:25, Rom_9:5, Rom_11:36, Rom_16:27, 2Co_9:9, Gal_1:5 (2), Phi_4:20 (2), 1Ti_1:17 (2), 2Ti_4:18 (2), Heb_1:8 (2), Heb_5:6, Heb_6:20, Heb_7:17, Heb_7:21, Heb_7:24, Heb_13:8, Heb_13:21 (2), 1Pe_1:23, 1Pe_1:25, 1Pe_5:11 (4), 2Pe_3:17-18 (2), 1Jo_2:17 , 2Jo_1:2 , Jud_1:13 , Jud_1:25 , Rev_1:6 (2), Rev_4:9-10 (4), Rev_5:13-14 (4), Rev_7:12 (2), Rev_10:6 (2), Rev_11:15 (2), Rev_14:11 (2), Rev_15:7 (2), Rev_19:3 (2), Rev_20:10 (2), Rev_22:5 (2)

world, 37

Mat_12:32, Mat_13:22, Mat_13:39-40 (2), Mat_13:49 , Mat_24:3 , Mat_28:20 , Mar_4:19 , Mar_10:30 , Luk_1:70 , Luk_16:8 , Luk_18:30 , Luk_20:34-35 (2), Joh_9:32 , Act_3:21 , Act_15:18 , Rom_12:2 , 1Co_1:20 , 1Co_2:6-8 (4), 1Co_3:18 , 1Co_8:13 , 1Co_10:11 , 2Co_4:4 , Gal_1:4 , Eph_1:21 , Eph_3:9 , Eph_3:21 , Eph_6:12 , 1Ti_6:17 , 2Ti_4:10 , Tit_2:12 , Heb_6:5 , Heb_9:26

never, 8

Mar_3:29, Joh_4:14, Joh_6:35, Joh_8:51-52 (2), Joh_10:28 , Joh_11:26 , Joh_13:8

evermore, 3

2Co_11:31, Heb_7:28, Rev_1:18

ages, 2

Eph_2:7, Col_1:26

end, 2

Eph_3:21 (2)

eternal, 2

Eph_3:11, 1Ti_1:17

worlds, 2

Heb_11:2-3 (2)

course, 1




Mark.9[ 43] And if thy hand offend thee, cut it off: it is better for thee to enter into life maimed, than having two hands to go into hell, into the fire that never shall be quenched:

[44] Where their worm dieth not, and the fire is not quenched.

[45 ] And if thy foot offend thee, cut it off: it is better for thee to enter halt into life, than having two feet to be cast into hell, into the fire that never shall be quenched:

[46 ] Where their worm dieth not, and the fire is not quenched.

[47] And if thine eye offend thee, pluck it out: it is better for thee to enter into the kingdom of God with one eye, than having two eyes to be cast into hell fire:

] Where their worm dieth not, and the fire is not quenched.


Dan.12[ 2] And many of them that sleep in the dust of the earth shall awake, some to everlasting life, and some to shame and everlasting contempt.


Isa.66[24 ] And they shall go forth, and look upon the carcases of the men that have transgressed against me: for their worm shall not die, neither shall their fire be quenched; and they shall be an abhorring unto all flesh.



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