Bible Verse Dictionary
Ephesians 5:8 - Darkness
properly assigning a reason (used in argument explanation or intensification; often with other particles)
I (thou etc.) was (wast or were)
indefinite adverb at some time ever
shadiness that is obscurity (literally or figuratively)
but and etc.
|are ye light||G5457||φῶς||[Noun Neuter]|
supreme in authority that is (as noun) controller; by implication Mr . (as a respectful title)
to tread all around that is walk at large (especially as proof of ability); figuratively to live deport oneself follow (as a companion or votary)
which how that is in that manner (very variously used as shown)
a child (as produced)
|of light||G5457||φῶς||[Noun Neuter]|
Definitions are taken from Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
by James Strong (S.T.D.) (LL.D.) 1890.