Word: upomonh

Pronounce: hoop-om-on-ay'

Strongs Number: G5281

Orig: from 5278; cheerful (or hopeful) endurance, constancy:--enduring, patience, patient continuance (waiting). G5278

Use: TDNT-4:581,581 Noun Feminine

Heb Strong: H4723

    1) steadfastness, constancy, endurance
    1a) in the NT the characteristic of a man who is not swerved from his deliberate purpose and his loyalty to faith and piety by even the greatest trials and sufferings
    1b) patiently, and steadfastly
    2) a patient, steadfast waiting for
    3) a patient enduring, sustaining, perseverance

    For Synonyms see entry G5861