Greek/Hebrew Definitions

Strong's #2101: euarestos (pronounced yoo-ar'-es-tos)

from 2095 and 701; fully agreeable:--acceptable(-ted), wellpleasing.

Thayer's Greek Lexicon:



1) well pleasing, acceptable

Part of Speech: adjective

Relation: from G2095 and G701

Citing in TDNT: 1:456, 77


This word is used 9 times:

Romans 12:1: "a living sacrifice, holy, acceptable unto God, which is your reasonable service."
Romans 12:2: "what is that good, and acceptable, and perfect, will of God."
Romans 14:18: "these things serveth Christ is acceptable to God, and approved of men."
2 Corinthians 5:9: "or absent, we may be accepted of him."
Ephesians 5:10: "Proving what is acceptable unto the Lord."
Philippians 4:18: "of a sweet smell, a sacrifice acceptable, well-pleasing to God."
Colossians 3:20: "for this is well pleasing unto the Lord."
Titus 2:9: "unto their own masters, and to please them well in all things; not answering again;"
Hebrews 13:21: "will, working in you that which is wellpleasing in his sight, through"

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