euschémón: comelyOriginal Word: εὐσχήμων, ον
Part of Speech: Adjective
Phonetic Spelling: (yoo-skhay'-mone)
Short Definition: comely, honorable
Definition: (a) comely, seemly, decorous, (b) of honorable position (in society), wealthy, influential.
2158 eusxmōn (an adjective, derived from 2095 /eú, "well, good" and 4976/sxēma, "outward form, figure") – properly, of good form, well-fashioned and hence "seemly" (desirable).
2158/eusxmōn ("comely") focuses on the outward manifestation of godliness, i.e. as being winsome (encouraging) to others which attracts attention in a positive way.
[2158 (eusxḗmōn) is used in Koine Greek of a person who properly uses influence, especially by serving in a high (respected) position.]Word Origin
from eu and schéma
appropriate (1), presentable (1), prominence (1), prominent (2).
STRONGS NT 2158: εὐσχήμων
εὐσχήμων, εὔσχημον (εὖ, and σχῆμα the figure, Latinhabitus);
1. of elegant figure, shapely, graceful, comely, bearing oneself becomingly in speech or behavior (Euripides, Aristophanes, Xenophon, Plato): τά εὐσχήμονα ἡμῶν, the comely parts of the body that need no covering (opposed to τά ἀσχήμονα ἡμῶν, verse 23), 1 Corinthians 12:24; of morals: πρός τό εὔσχημον, to promote decorum, 1 Corinthians 7:35.
2. in later usage (cf. Lob. ad Phryn., p. 333), of good standing, honorable, influential, wealthy, respectable (R. V. of honorable estate): Mark 15:43; Acts 13:50; Acts 17:12. (Josephus, de vita sua §9; Plutarch, parallel. Graec. et Rom c. 15, p. 309 b.)<1>
From eu and schema; well-formed, i.e. (figuratively) decorous, noble (in rank) -- comely, honourable.
see GREEK eu
see GREEK schema ευσχημον εύσχημον εὔσχημον ευσχημονα ευσχήμονα εὐσχήμονα ευσχημονας ευσχήμονας εὐσχήμονας ευσχημονων ευσχημόνων εὐσχημόνων ευσχημων ευσχήμων εὐσχήμων ευτάκτως euschemon euschēmon euschēmōn euschḗmon euschḗmōn eúschemon eúschēmon euschemona euschēmona euschḗmona euschemonas euschēmonas euschḗmonas euschemonon euschemónon euschēmonōn euschēmónōn
Strong's Greek 2158
εὐσχήμων — 1 Occ.
εὔσχημον — 1 Occ.
εὐσχήμονα — 1 Occ.
εὐσχήμονας — 1 Occ.
εὐσχημόνων — 1 Occ.
Mark 15:43 Adj-NMS
BIB: ἀπὸ Ἁριμαθαίας εὐσχήμων βουλευτής ὃς
NAS: came, a prominent member of the Council,
KJV: Arimathaea, an honourable counsellor,
INT: from Arimathaea prominent Council member who
Acts 13:50 Adj-AMP
BIB: γυναῖκας τὰς εὐσχήμονας καὶ τοὺς
NAS: women of prominence and the leading men
KJV: the devout and honourable women, and
INT: women honorable and the
Acts 17:12 Adj-GMP
BIB: γυναικῶν τῶν εὐσχημόνων καὶ ἀνδρῶν
NAS: with a number of prominent Greek
KJV: also of honourable women
INT: women prominent and men
1 Corinthians 7:35 Adj-ANS
BIB: πρὸς τὸ εὔσχημον καὶ εὐπάρεδρον
NAS: upon you, but to promote what is appropriate and [to secure] undistracted
KJV: for that which is comely, and
INT: for what [is] seemly and waiting
1 Corinthians 12:24 Adj-NNP
BIB: τὰ δὲ εὐσχήμονα ἡμῶν οὐ
NAS: our more presentable members have
KJV: For our comely [parts] have no
INT: and [the] presentable [parts] of us no