Robertson's Word Pictures of the New TestamentHebrews 5:9
- Having been made perfect (teleiwteiv).
- First aorist passive participle of teleiow, the completion of the process of training mentioned by this same verb in 2:10 "by means of sufferings" (dia pathmatwn) as stated again here in verse 8.
- The author of eternal salvation (aitiov swthriav aiwniou).
- Common adjective from aitia (cause), causing, often in Greek with swthriav (Aeschines, Philo), in N.T. only here, Luke 23:4,14,22; Acts 19:40. See same idea in Hebrews 2:10 (arxhgon). See Isaiah 45:17.