Number 2570

Transliteration:
kalos {kal-os'}
Word Origin:
of uncertain affinity
TDNT:
3:536,402
Part of Speech:
adjective
Usage in the KJV:
good 83, better 7, honest 5, meet 2, goodly 2, misc 3

Total: 102
Definition:
  1. beautiful, handsome, excellent, eminent, choice, surpassing, precious, useful, suitable, commendable, admirable
    1. beautiful to look at, shapely, magnificent
    2. good, excellent in its nature and characteristics, and therefore well adapted to its ends
      1. genuine, approved
      2. precious
      3. joined to names of men designated by their office, competent, able, such as one ought to be
      4. praiseworthy, noble
    3. beautiful by reason of purity of heart and life, and hence praiseworthy
      1. morally good, noble
    4. honourable, conferring honour
    5. affecting the mind agreeably, comforting and confirming