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243 terms and definitions for "C"

  • Cage

    1: φυλακή (Strong's #5438 — Noun Feminine — phulake — foo-lak-ay' ) from phulasso, "to guard," denotes (a) "a watching, keeping watch," Luke ...

  • Calf

    1: μόσχος (Strong's #3448 — Noun Masculine — moschos — mos'-khos ) primarily denotes "anything young," whether plants or the offspring of men ...

  • Call, Called, Calling

    A — 1: καλέω (Strong's #2564 — Verb — kaleo — kal-eh'-o ) derived from the root kal---, whence Eng. "call" and "clamor" (see B and C, below), ...

  • Calm

    1: γαλήνη (Strong's #1055 — Noun Feminine — galene — gal-ay'-nay ) primarily signifies "calmness, cheerfulness" (from a root gal---, from whic...

  • Calvary

    1: κρανίον (Strong's #2898 — Noun Neuter — kranion — kran-ee'-on ) kara, "a head" (Eng., "cranium"), a diminutive of kranon, denotes "a s...

  • Came

    * For CAME see COME ...

  • Camel

    1: κάμηλος (Strong's #2574 — Noun — kamelos — kam'-ay-los ) from a Hebrew word signifying "a bearer, carrier," is used in proverbs to ind...

  • Camp

    * For CAMP see ARMY ...

  • Can

    1: δύναμαι (Strong's #1410 — Verb — dunamai — doo'-nam-ahee ) see ABILITY , B, No. 1. 2: ἰσχύω (St...

  • Candle and Candlestick

    * For CANDLE and CANDLESTICK see LAMP and LAMPSTAND ...

  • Canker

    * For CANKER see GANGRENE and RUST ...

  • Captain

    1: χιλίαρχος (Strong's #5506 — Noun Masculine — chiliarchos — khil-ee'-ar-khos ) denoting "a commander of 1000 soldiers" (from ...

  • Captive, Captivity

    A — 1: αἰχμάλωτος (Strong's #164 — Adjective — aichmalotos — aheekh-mal-o-tos' ) lit., "one taken by the spear" (fro...

  • Carcase

    1: κῶλον (Strong's #2966 — Noun Neuter — kolon — ko'-lon ) primarily denotes "a member of a body," especially the external and prominent members, p...

  • Care, Careful, Carefully, Carefulness

    A — 1: μέριμνα (Strong's #3308 — Noun Feminine — merimna — mer'-im-nah ) probably connected with merizo, "to draw in different direc...

  • Carnal, Carnally

    1: σαρκικός (Strong's #4559 — Adjective — sarkikos — sar-kee-kos' ) from sarx, "flesh," signifies (a) "having the nature of flesh," ...

  • Carousings

    1: πότος (Strong's #4224 — Noun Masculine — potos — pot'-os ) lit., "a drinking," signifies not simply a banquet but "a drinking bout, a carousal,"...

  • Carpenter

    1: Φοῖνιξ (Strong's #5405 — Noun Location — tekton — foy'-nix ) denotes any craftsman, but especially a worker in wood, a carpenter, Matthew ...

  • Carriage

    * For CARRIAGE see BAGGAGE ...

  • Carry

    1: συγκομίζω (Strong's #4792 — Verb — sunkomizo — soong-kom-id'-zo ) "to carry together, to help in carrying" (sun, "with," kom...

  • Carrying Away

    A — 1: μετοικεσία (Strong's #3350 — Noun Feminine — metoikesia — met-oy-kes-ee'-ah ) "a change of abode, or a carryin...

  • Case

    1: αἰτία (Strong's #156 — Noun Feminine — aitia — ahee-tee'-a ) see under ACCUSATION , A, No. 1. 2: ἔχω (Strong's #219...

  • Cast

    A — 1: βάλλω (Strong's #906 — Verb — ballo — bal'-lo ) "to throw, hurl, in contrast to striking," is frequent in the four Gospels and Revelati...

  • Castle

    * For CASTLE see ARMY (No. 3) ...

  • Catch

    1: ἁρπάζω (Strong's #726 — Verb — harpazo — har-pad'-zo ) "to snatch or catch away," is said of the act of the Spirit of the Lord in regard t...

  • Cattle

    1: θρέμμα (Strong's #2353 — Noun Neuter — thremma — threm'-mah ) "whatever is fed or nourished" (from trepho, "to nourish, nurture, feed"), is...

  • Cause

    A — 1: αἰτία (Strong's #156 — Noun Feminine — aitia — ahee-tee'-a ) "a cause:" see ACCUSATION , A, No. 1. A — 2: αἴτ&...

  • Cave

    1: ὀπή (Strong's #3692 — Noun Feminine — ope — op-ay' ) perhaps from ops, "sight," denotes "a hole, an opening," such as a fissure in a rock, Hebrews 11:38...

  • Cease

    A — 1: παύω (Strong's #3973 — Verb — pauo — pow'-o ) "to stop, to make an end," is used chiefly in the Middle Voice in the NT, signifying "to come ...

  • Celestial

    * For CELESTIAL see HEAVEN , HEAVENLY , B, No. 2 ...

  • Cell

    1: οἴκημα (Strong's #3612 — Noun Neuter — oikema — oy'-kay-mah ) lit., "a habitation" (akin to oikeo, "to dwell"), is euphemistically put for ...

  • Cellar

    1: κρύπτη (Strong's #2926 — Noun Feminine — krupte — kroop-tay' ) (Eng., "crypt"), "a covered way or vault" (akin to kruptos, "hidden, secret"...

  • Censer

    1: θυμιατήριον (Strong's #2369 — Noun Neuter — thumiaterion — thoo-mee-as-tay'-ree-on ) "a vessel for burning incense...

  • Centurion

    1: ἑκατοντάρχης (Strong's #1543 — Noun Masculine — hekatontarchos — hek-at-on-tar'-khace, hek-at-on-tar'-k...

  • Certain, Certainty, Certainly, Certify

    A — 1: ἀσφάλεια (Strong's #803 — Noun Feminine — asphaleia — as-fal'-i-ah ) primarily, "not liable to fall, steadfast, firm," ...

  • Chaff

    1: ἄχυρον (Strong's #892 — Noun Neuter — achuron — akh'-oo-ron ) "chaff, the stalk of the grain from which the kernels have been beaten out, o...

  • Chain

    1: ἅλυσις (Strong's #254 — Noun Feminine — halusis — hal'-oo-sis ) denotes "a chain or bond for binding the body, or any part of it (the hands...

  • Chalcedony

    1: χαλκηδών (Strong's #5472 — Noun Masculine — chalkedon — khal-kay-dohn' ) the name of a gem, including several varities, one of wh...

  • Chamber

    1: ταμεῖον (Strong's #5009 — Noun Neuter — tameion — tam-i'-on ) denotes, firstly, "a store-chamber," then, "any private room, secret cha...

  • Chambering

    1: κοίτη (Strong's #2845 — Noun Feminine — koite — koy'-tay ) primarily a place in which to lie down, hence, "a bed, especially the marriage bed," ...

  • Chamberlain

    1: ἐπί (Strong's #1909 2849 — Preposition — ho epi tou koitonos — ep-ee' ) lit., "the (one) over the bedchamber" (epi, "over," koiton, "a bedchamber"), deno...

  • Chance

    1: συγκυρία (Strong's #4795 — Feminine Neuter — sunkuria — soong-koo-ree'-ah ) lit., "a meeting together with, a coincidence of circ...

  • Change

    A — 1: μετάθεσις (Strong's #3331 — Noun Feminine — metathesis — met-ath'-es-is ) "a transposition, or a transference from ...

  • Changer

    1: κολλυβιστής (Strong's #2855 — Noun Masculine — kollubistes — kol-loo-bis-tace' ) from kollubos (lit., "clipped"), ...

  • Charge, Chargeable

    A — 1: αἰτία (Strong's #156 — Noun Feminine — aitia — ahee-tee'-a ) "a cause, accusation," is rendered "charges" in Acts 25:27 (AV, "crimes"...

  • Charger

    1: πίναξ (Strong's #4094 — Noun Feminine — pinax — pin'-ax ) primarily "a board or plank," came to denote various articles of wood; hence, "a woode...

  • Chariot

    1: ἅρμα (Strong's #716 — Noun Neuter — harma — har'-mah ) akin to ararisko, "to join," denotes "a war chariot with two wheels," Acts 8:28,29,38; Revel...

  • Charity

    * For CHARITY see LOVE ...

  • Chaste

    1: ἁγνός (Strong's #53 — Adjective — hagnos — hag-nos' ) signifies (a) "pure from every fault, immaculate," 2 Corinthians 7:11 (AV, "clear"); P...

  • Chasten, Chastening, Chastise, Chastisement

    A — 1: παιδεύω (Strong's #3811 — Verb — paideuo — pahee-dyoo'-o ) primarily denotes "to train children," suggesting the broad idea o...

  • Cheek

    1: σιαγών (Strong's #4600 — Noun Feminine — siagon — see-ag-one' ) primarily denotes "the jaw, the jaw-bone;" hence "cheek," Matthew 5:39; L...

  • Cheer, Cheerful, Cheerfully, Cheerfulness

    A — 1: εὐθυμέω (Strong's #2114 — Verb — euthumeo — yoo-thoo-meh'-o ) signifies, in the Active Voice, "to put in good spirits, to ma...

  • Cherish

    1: θάλπω (Strong's #2282 — Verb — thalpo — thal'-po ) primarily means "to heat, to soften by heat;" then, "to keep warm," as of birds covering thei...

  • Cherubim

    1: Χερούβ (Strong's #5502 — Noun Neuter — cheroubim — kher-oo-beem' ) are regarded by some as the ideal representatives of redeemed animate cr...

  • Chicken

    * For CHICKEN see BROOD ...

  • Chief, Chiefest, Chiefly

    A — 1: πρῶτος (Strong's #4413 — Adjective — protos — pro'-tos ) denotes "the first," whether in time or place. It is translated "chief" i...

  • Child, Children, Childbearing, Childish, Childless

    1: τέκνον (Strong's #5043 — Noun Neuter — teknon — tek'-non ) "a child" (akin to tikto, "to beget, bear"), is used in both the natural and the...

  • Choice, Choose, Chosen

    A — 1: ἐκλέγω (Strong's #1586 — Verb — eklego — ek-leg'-om-ahee ) "to pick out, select," means, in the Middle Voice, "to choose for ones...

  • Choke

    1: πνίγω (Strong's #4155 — Verb — pnigo — pnee'-go ) is used, in the Passive Voice, of "perishing by drowning," Mark 5:13; in the Active, "to seiz...

  • Christ

    1: Χριστός (Strong's #5547 — Adjective — christos — khris-tos' ) "anointed," translates, in the Sept., the word "Messiah," a term applied...

  • Christian

    1: Χριστιανός (Strong's #5546 — Noun Masculine — christianos — khris-tee-an-os' ) "Christian," a word formed after the Rom...

  • Christs

    1: ψευδόχριστος (Strong's #5580 — Noun Masculine — pseudochristos — psyoo-dokh'-ris-tos ) denotes "one who false...

  • Chrysolite

    1: χρυσόλιθος (Strong's #5555 — Noun Masculine — chrusolithos — khroo-sol'-ee-thos ) lit., "a gold stone" (chrusos, "gold,...

  • Chrysoprasus

    1: χρυσόπρασος (Strong's #5556 — Noun Masculine — chrusoprasos — khroo-sop'-ras-os ) from (chrusos, "gold," and praso...

  • Church

    * For CHURCH see ASSEMBLY and CONGREGATION ...

  • Cinnamon

    1: κινάμωμον (Strong's #2792 — Noun Neuter — kinnamomon — kin-am'-o-mon ) is derived from an Arabic word signifying "to emit a ...

  • Circuit

    1: περιέρχομαι (Strong's #4022 — Verb — perierchomai — per-ee-er'-khom-ahee ) "to go about" (peri, "about," erchomai,...

  • Circumcision, Uncircumcision, Circumcise

    A — 1: περιτομή (Strong's #4061 — Noun Feminine — peritome — per-it-om-ay' ) lit., "a cutting round, circumcision" (the verb is...

  • Circumspectly

    * For CIRCUMSPECTLY see ACCURATELY ...

  • Citizen, Citizenship

    1: πολίτης (Strong's #4177 — Noun Masculine — polites — pol-ee'-tace ) "a member of a city or state, or the inhabitant of a country or di...

  • City

    1: πόλις (Strong's #4172 — Noun Feminine — polis — pol'-is ) primarily "a town enclosed with a wall" (perhaps from a root ple---, signifying "fulln...

  • Clamor

    1: κραυγή (Strong's #2906 — Noun Feminine — krauge — krow-gay' ) an onomatopoeic word, imitating the raven's cry, akin to krazo and kraugazo, ...

  • Clanging

    1: ἀλαλάζω (Strong's #214 — Verb — alalazo — al-al-ad'-zo ) an onomatopoeic word, from the battle-cry, alala, is used of "raising the sh...

  • Clay

    1: πηλός (Strong's #4081 — Noun Masculine — pelos — pay-los' ) "clay," especially such as was used by a mason or potter, is used of moist "clay," i...

  • Clean, Cleanness, Cleanse, Cleansing

    A — 1: καθαρός (Strong's #2513 — Adjective — katharos — kath-ar-os' ) "free from impure admixture, without blemish, spotless," is us...

  • Clear, Clearing, Clearly

    A — 1: κρυσταλλίζω (Strong's #2929 — Verb — krustallizo — kroos-tal-lid'-zo ) "to shine like crystal, to be of c...

  • Cleave, Clave

    1: κολλάω (Strong's #2853 — Verb — kollao — kol-lah'-o ) "to join fast together, to glue, cement," is primarily said of metals and other mater...

  • Clemency

    1: ἐπιείκεια (Strong's #1932 — Noun Feminine — epieikeia — ep-ee-i'-ki-ah ) "mildness, gentleness, kindness" (what Matthew Arn...

  • Clerk

    * For CLERK see under TOWNCLERK ...

  • Climb up

    1: ἀναβαίνω (Strong's #305 — Verb — anabaino — an-ab-ah'ee-no ) "to ascend," is used of climbing up, in Luke 19:4; John 10:1 . Se...

  • Cloke

    * For the various words for garments see CLOTHING. ...

  • Cloke

    1: ἐπικάλυμμα (Strong's #1942 — Noun Neuter — epikalumma — ep-ee-kal'-oo-mah ) is "a covering, a means of hiding" (epi, "...

  • Close

    1: ἆσσον (Strong's #788 — Adverb — asson — as'-son ) the comparative degree of anchi, "near," is found in Acts 27:13 of sailing "close" by a place...

  • Close

    1: καμμύω (Strong's #2576 — Verb — kammuo — kam-moo'-o ) derived by syncope (i.e., shortening and assimilation of t to m) from katamuo, i.e., ...

  • Closet

    * For CLOSET see CHAMBER ...

  • Cloth

    1: ῥάκος (Strong's #4470 — Noun Neuter — rhakos — hrak'-os ) denotes "a ragged garment, or a piece of cloth torn off, a rag," hence, a piece of "u...

  • Clothe

    1: ἀμφιέννυμι (Strong's #294 — Verb — amphiennumi — am-fee-en'-noo-mee ) "to put clothes round" (amphi, "around," hennumi...

  • Clothing, Cloths, Clothes, Cloke, Coat

    1: ἀπάρτι (Strong's #534 — Adverb — phelones | phailones — ap-ar'-tee ) probably by metathesis from phainoles (Latin paenula), "a mantle," de...

  • Cloud

    1: νέφος (Strong's #3509 — Noun Neuter — nephos — nef'-os ) denotes "a cloudy, shapeless mass covering the heavens." Hence, metaphorically, of "a d...

  • Cloven

    1: διαμερίζω (Strong's #1266 — Verb — diamerizo — dee-am-er-id'-zo ) "to part asunder" (dia, "asunder," meros, "a part"), is tr...

  • Cluster

    1: βότρυς (Strong's #1009 — Noun Masculine — botrus — bot'-rooce ) "a cluster, or bunch, bunch of grapes," is found in Revelation 14:18 . ...

  • Coals

    1: ἄνθραξ (Strong's #440 — Adjective — antrax — anth'-rax ) "a burning coal" (cp. Eng., "anthracite,") is used in the plural in Romans 12:20 ...

  • Coast, Coasting

    A — 1: ὅριον (Strong's #3725 — Noun Neuter — horion — hor'-ee-on ) "a bound, boundary, limit, frontier" (akin to horizo, "to bound, limit"), i...

  • Coat

    * For COAT (ependeutes) see CLOKE, CLOTHING ...

  • Cock, Cock-Crowing

    1: ἀλέκτωρ (Strong's #220 — Noun Masculine — alektor — al-ek'-tore ) "a cock," perhaps connected with a Hebrew phrase for the oncoming o...

  • Cold

    A — 1: ψύχος (Strong's #5592 — Noun Neuter — psuchos — psoo'-khos ) "coldness, cold," appears in John 18:18; Acts 28:2; 2 Corinthians 11:27...

  • Collection

    1: λογεία (Strong's #3048 — Noun Feminine — logia — log-ee'-ah ) akin to lego, "to collect," is used in 1 Corinthians 16:1,2; in the latter v...

  • Colony

    1: κολωνία (Strong's #2862 — Noun Feminine — kolonia — kol-o-nee'-ah ) transliterates the Latin colonia. Roman colonies belonged to three...

  • Color

    * For COLOR (Acts 27:30 ) see CLOKE ...

  • Colt

    1: πῶλος (Strong's #4454 — Noun Masculine — polos — po'-los ) "a foal," whether "colt or filly," had the general significance of "a young creature;...

  • Come behind

    * For COME BEHIND see BEHIND ...

  • Come, Came

    1: ἔρχομαι (Strong's #2064 — Verb — erchomai — er'-khom-ahee ) the most frequent verb, denoting either "to come, or to go,"...

  • Comeliness, Comely

    A — 1: εὐσχημοσύνη (Strong's #2157 — Noun Feminine — euschemosune — yoo-skhay-mos-oo'-nay ) "elegance of figure...

  • Comfort, Comforter, Comfortless

    A — 1: παράκλησις (Strong's #3874 — Noun Feminine — paraklesis — par-ak'-lay-sis ) means "a calling to one's side" (p...

  • Coming

    1: εἴσοδος (Strong's #1529 — Noun Feminine — eisodos — ice'-od-os ) "an entrance" (eis, "in," hodos, "a way"), "an entering in," is once ...

  • Command

    1: διατάσσω (Strong's #1299 — Verb — diatasso — dee-at-as'-so ) signifies "to set in order, appoint, command," Matthew 11:1; Luke ...

  • Commandment

    1: διάταγμα (Strong's #1297 — Noun Neuter — diatagma — dee-at'-ag-mah ) signifies "that which is imposed by decree or law," Hebrews...

  • Commend, Commendation

    A — 1: ἐπαινέω (Strong's #1867 — Verb — epaineo — ep-ahee-neh'-o ) "to praise," is an intensive form of aineo, Luke 16:8 . It is e...

  • Commit, Commission

    * (1) In the sense of "doing or practicing." A — 1: ἐργάζομαι (Strong's #2038 — Verb — ergazomai — er-gad'-zom-ahee ) ...

  • Commodius

    1: ἐπιτροπή (Strong's #2011 — Noun Feminine — aneuthetos — ep-ee-trop-ay' ) "not commodius," lit., "not-well-placed" (from a, "not,...

  • Common, Commonly

    A — 1: Κνίδος (Strong's #2834 — Noun Location — koinos — knee'-dos ) denotes (a) "common, belonging to several" (Lat., communis), said of...

  • Commonwealth

    1: πολιτεία (Strong's #4174 — Noun Feminine — politeia — pol-ee-ti'-ah ) see CITIZENSHIP , No. 3. 2: πολί ...

  • Commotion

    * For COMMOTION see CONFUSION, TUMULT ...

  • Commune

    1: διαλαλέω (Strong's #1255 — Verb — dialaleo — dee-al-al-eh'-o ) signifies "to speak with anyone" (dia, "by turns," laleo, "to spea...

  • Communicate, Communication

    A — 1: κοινωνέω (Strong's #2841 — Verb — koinoneo — koy-no-neh'-o ) is used in two senses, (a) "to have a share in," Romans 15...

  • Communion

    A — 1: κοινωνία (Strong's #2842 — Noun Feminine — koinonia — koy-nohn-ee'-ah ) "a having in common (koinos), partnership, fello...

  • Compacted

    1: συνίστημι (Strong's #4921 — Verb — sunistemi — soon-is-tah'-o, soon-is-tah'-an'-o, soon-is-tah'-ay-mee ) and...

  • Companion

    1: συνέκδημος (Strong's #4898 — Noun Masculine — sunekdemos — soon-ek'-day-mos ) "a fellow-traveler" (sun, "with," ek, "fr...

  • Company

    A — 1: ὄχλος (Strong's #3793 — Noun Masculine — ochlos — okh'-los ) "a throng of people, an irregular crowd," most usually "a disorganized thr...

  • Compare, Comparison

    1: συγκρίνω (Strong's #4793 — Verb — sunkrino — soong-kree'-no ) denotes (a) "to join fitly, to combine," 1 Corinthians 2:13 , eith...

  • Compass

    1: κυκλόω (Strong's #2944 — Verb — kukleuo — koo-klo'-o ) denotes "to encircle, surround," and is found in the best texts in John 10:24 , "ca...

  • Compassion, Compassionate

    A — 1: οἰκτείρω (Strong's #3627 — Verb — oikteiro — oyk-ti'-ro ) "to have pity, a feeling of distress through the ills of othe...

  • Compel

    1: ἀναγκάζω (Strong's #315 — Verb — anankazo — an-ang-kad'-zo ) denotes "to put constraint upon (from ananke, 'necessity'), to cons...

  • Complainer, Complaint

    1: μεμψίμοιρος (Strong's #3202 — Adjective — mempsimoiros — mem-psim'-oy-ros ) denotes "one who complains," lit., "co...

  • Complete, Completion, Completely

    A — 1: ἐπιτελέω (Strong's #2005 — Verb — epiteleo — ep-ee-tel-eh'-o ) "to complete:" see ACCOMPLISH , No. 4. A — 2: &#...

  • Comprehend

    * For COMPREHEND see APPREHEND , John 1:5 , AV, and SUM UP ...

  • Conceal

    1: παρακαλύπτω (Strong's #3871 — Verb — parakalupto — par-ak-al-oop'-to ) "to conceal thoroughly" (para, "beside," in...

  • Conceits

    1: ἐν (Strong's #1722 1438 — Preposition — en heautois — en ) lit., "in yourselves," is used with phronimos, "wise," in Romans 11:25 , "(wise) in your own concei...

  • Conceive

    1: γεννάω (Strong's #1080 — Verb — gennao — ghen-nah'-o ) "to conceive, beget:" see BEGET , A, No. 1. 2: συλλα_...

  • Concern

    * 1. The neuter plural of the article ("the things"), with the genitive case of a noun, is used in 2 Corinthians 11:30 of Paul's infirmity, "the things that concern my infirmity," lit., "the (things)...

  • Concerning

    * For CONCERNING (preposition, conjunction, or participle not dealt with in this resource) ...

  • Concision

    1: κατατομή (Strong's #2699 — Noun Feminine — katatome — kat-at-om-ay' ) lit., "a cutting off" (kata, "down," temno, "to cut"), "a m...

  • Conclude

    1: συμβιβάζω (Strong's #4822 — Verb — sumbibazo — soom-bib-ad'-zo ) lit., "to make to come together," is translated "concluding...

  • Concord

    1: συμφώνησις (Strong's #4857 — Noun Feminine — sumphonesis — soom-fo'-nay-sis ) lit., "a sounding together" (sun, "with,"...

  • Concourse

    1: συστροφή (Strong's #4963 — Noun Feminine — suntrophe — soos-trof-ay' ) "a turning together" (sun, "with," trepo, "to turn"), sign...

  • Concupiscence

    * For CONCUPISCENCE (AV of Romans 7:8; Colossians 3:5; 1 Thessalonians 4:5 ) see COVET , DESIRE , LUST. ...

  • Condemn, Condemnation

    A — 1: καταγινώσκω (Strong's #2607 — Verb — kataginosko — kat-ag-in-o'-sko ) "to know something against" (kata, ...

  • Condescend

    1: συναπάγω (Strong's #4879 — Verb — sunapago — soon-ap-ag'-o ) see CARRY , No. 7. ...

  • Conditions

    * Note: This translates the phrase ta pros in Luke 14:32 , lit., "the (things) towards," i.e., the things relating to, or conditions of, (peace). ...

  • Conduct

    A — 1: ἀγωγή (Strong's #72 — Noun Feminine — agoge — ag-o-gay' ) from ago, "to lead," properly denotes "a teaching;" then, figuratively, "a t...

  • Confer, Conference

    1: προσανατίθημι (Strong's #4323 — Verb — prosanatithemi — pros-an-at-ith'-ay-mee ) lit., "to put before" (...

  • Confess, Confession

    A — 1: ὁμολογέω (Strong's #3670 — Verb — homologeo — hom-ol-og-eh'-o ) lit., "to speak the same thing" (homos, "same," lego, "...

  • Confidence, Confident

    A — 1: πεποίθησις (Strong's #4006 — Noun Feminine — pepoithesis — pep-oy'-thay-sis ) akin to peitho, B, No. 1 below, ...

  • Confirm, Confirmation

    A — 1: βεβαιόω (Strong's #950 — Verb — bebaioo — beb-ah-yo'-o ) "to make firm, establish, make secure" (the connected adjective beba...

  • Conflict

    1: ἀγών (Strong's #73 — Noun Masculine — agon — ag-one' ) from ago, "to lead," signifies (a) "a place of assembly," especially the place where the Gree...

  • Conformed, Conformable

    A — 1: συμμορφόω (Strong's #4833 — Verb — summorphizo — soom-mor-fo'-o ) "to make of like form with another person or thin...

  • Confound, Confuse, Confusion

    A — 1: ἀκαταστασία (Strong's #181 — Noun Feminine — akatastasia — ak-at-as-tah-see'-ah ) "instability," (a, neg...

  • Confute

    1: διακατελέγχομαι (Strong's #1246 — Verb — diakatelenchomai — dee-ak-at-el-eng'-khom-ahee ) "to ...

  • Congregation

    1: ἐκκλησία (Strong's #1577 — Noun Feminine — ekklesia — ek-klay-see'-ah ) is translated "congregation" in Hebrews 2:12 , RV, inst...

  • Conquer, Conqueror

    1: νικάω (Strong's #3528 — Verb — nikao — nik-ah'-o ) "to overcome" (its usual meaning), is translated "conquering" and "to conquer" in Revelation...

  • Conscience

    1: συνείδησις (Strong's #4893 — Noun Feminine — suneidesis — soon-i'-day-sis ) lit., "a knowing with" (sun, "with," oida, ...

  • Consecrate

    * Note: In Hebrews 7:28 the verb teleioo is translated "perfected" in the RV, for AV, "consecrated;" so in Hebrews 9:18; 10:20 , enkainizo, RV, "dedicated." See DEDICATE , PERFECT. ...

  • Consent

    A — 1: ἐξομολογέω (Strong's #1843 — Verb — exomologeo — ex-om-ol-og-eh'-o ) "to agree openly, to acknowledge outward...

  • Consider

    1: ὁράω (Strong's #3708 — Verb — eidon — hor-ah'-o ) used as the aorist tense of horao, "to see," is translated "to consider" in Acts 15:6 , of the ga...

  • Consist

    1: εἰμί (Strong's #1510 — verb — eimi — i-mee' ) "to be," is rendered "consist" (lit., "is") in Luke 12:15 . 2: συνίσ`...

  • Consolation, Console

    A — 1: παράκλησις (Strong's #3874 — Noun Feminine — paraklesis — par-ak'-lay-sis ) is translated "consolation," in bo...

  • Consort

    1: προσκληρόω (Strong's #4345 — Verb — proskleroo — pros-klay-ro'-o ) lit., "to assign by lot" (pros, "to," kleros, "a lot...

  • Conspiracy

    1: συνωμοσία (Strong's #4945 — Noun Feminine — sunomosia — soon-o-mos-ee'-ah ) denotes, lit., "a swearing together" (sun, "with...

  • Constantly

    * For CONSTANTLY see AFFIRM ...

  • Constrain, Constraint

    A — 1: ἀναγκάζω (Strong's #315 — Verb — anakazo — an-ang-kad'-zo ) see COMPEL , No. 1. A — 2: παρα...

  • Consult, Consultation

    A — 1: βουλεύω (Strong's #1011 — Verb — bouleuo — bool-yoo'-o ) used in the Middle Voice, means (a) "to consult," Luke 14:31; (b) "...

  • Consume

    1: ἀναλίσκω (Strong's #355 — Verb — analisko — an-al-is'-ko ) "to use up, spend up, especially in a bad sense, to destroy," is said...

  • Contain

    1: χωρέω (Strong's #5562 — Verb — choreo — kho-reh'-o ) signifies (a), lit., "to give space, make room" (chora, "a place"); hence, transitively, "t...

  • Contemptible

    * For CONTEMPTIBLE see ACCOUNT No. 6 ...

  • Contend

    1: ἀθλέω (Strong's #118 — Verb — athleo — ath-leh'-o ) "to engage in a contest" (cp. Eng., "athlete"), "to contend in public games," is used in 2...

  • Content, Contentment

    A — 1: ἀκάνθινος (Strong's #174 — Adjective — arkeo — ak-an'-thee-nos ) primarily signifies "to be sufficient, to be poss...

  • Contention, Contentious

    1: ἔρις (Strong's #2054 — Noun Feminine — eris — er'-is ) "strife, quarrel," especially "rivalry, contention, wrangling," as in the church in Corinth, ...

  • Continency

    1: ἐγκρατεύομαι (Strong's #1467 — Verb — enkrateuomai — eng-krat-yoo'-om-ahee ) en, "in," kratos, "power, stren...

  • Continual, Continually

    A — 1: εἰς (Strong's #1519 5056 — Preposition — eis telos — ice ) lit., "unto (the) end," signifies "continual," in Luke 18:5 , of the importunate wido...

  • Continue, Continuance

    1: γίνομαι (Strong's #1096 — Verb — ginomai — ghin'-om-ahee ) signifies (a) "to begin to be" (suggesting origin); (b) "to become" (sugges...

  • Contradict, Contradiction

    A — 1: ἀντιλέγω (Strong's #483 — Verb — antilego — an-til'-eg-o ) lit., "to speak against" (anti, "against," lego, "to speak")...

  • Contrariwise

    1: τοὐναντίον (Strong's #5121 — Adverb — t'ounantion — too-nan-tee'-on ) for to enantion, "the contrary, on the contrary ...

  • Contrary

    A — 1: ἀντίκειμαι (Strong's #480 — Verb — antikeimai — an-tik'-i-mahee ) "to be contrary" (anti, "against," keimai, ...

  • Contribution

    1: κοινωνία (Strong's #2842 — Noun Feminine — koinonia — koy-nohn-ee'-ah ) is twice rendered "contribution," Romans 15:26; 2 Corin...

  • Controversy

    1: ὁμολογουμένως (Strong's #3672 — Adverb — homologoumenos — hom-ol-og-ow-men'-oce ) "confessedly, by comm...

  • Convenient, Conveniently

    A — 1: εὔκαιρος (Strong's #2121 — Adjective — eukairos — yoo'-kahee-ros ) lit., "well-timed" (eu, "well," kairos, "a time, seas...

  • Conversation

    * This word is not used in the RV, as it does not now express the meaning of the words so translated in the AV. These are as follows: A — 1: ἀναστροφ&#...

  • Convert, Conversion

    A — 1: στρέφω (Strong's #4762 — Verb — strepho — stref'-o ) "to turn," is translated "be converted" in Matthew 18:3 , AV. See TURN. A...

  • Convey

    1: ἐκνεύω (Strong's #1593 — Verb — ekneuo — ek-nyoo'-o ) primarily, "to bend to one side, to turn aside;" then "to take onself away, withdraw...

  • Convict

    1: ἐλέγχω (Strong's #1651 — Verb — elencho — el-eng'-kho ) signifies (a) "to convict, confute, refute," usually with the suggestion of puttin...

  • Cool

    : (Strong's # — — — ) Luke 16:24 , denotes "to cool off, make cool" (kata, "down," psucho, "to cool"). In the Sept., Genesis 18:4 . ...

  • Coppersmith

    * For COPPERSMITH see under BRASS ...

  • Copy

    1: ὑπόδειγμα (Strong's #5262 — Noun Neuter — hupodeigma — hoop-od'-igue-mah ) from hupo, "under," deiknumi, "to show," properl...

  • Corban

    1: κορβανᾶς (Strong's #2878 — Noun Masculine — korban — kor-ban', kor-ban-as' ) signifies (a) "an offering," and was a Hebre...

  • Cord

    1: σχοινίον (Strong's #4979 — Noun Neuter — schoinion — skhoy-nee'-on ) "a cord or rope," a diminutive of schoinos, "a rush, bulrush...

  • Corn, Cornfield

    1: σῖτος (Strong's #4621 — Noun Masculine — sitos — see'-tos ) "wheat, corn;" in the plural, "grain," is translated "corn" in Mark 4:28; "w...

  • Corner, Cornerstone

    1: γωνία (Strong's #1137 — Noun Feminine — gonia — go-nee'-ah ) "an angle" (Eng., "coign"), signifies (a) "an external angle," as of the "corner" o...

  • Corpse

    1: πτῶμα (Strong's #4430 — Noun Neuter — ptoma — pto'-mah ) see BODY , No. 3. ...

  • Correct, Correction, Corrector, Correcting

    A — 1: διόρθωσις (Strong's #1357 — Noun Feminine — diorthoma — dee-or'-tho-sis ) signifies "a reform, amendment, correctio...

  • Corrupt, Verb and Adjective. Corruption, Corruptible, Incorruption, Incorruptible

    A — 1: καπηλεύω (Strong's #2585 — Verb — kapeleuo — kap-ale-yoo'-o ) primarily signifies "to be a retailer, to peddle, to hucks...

  • Cost, Costliness, Costly

    A — 1: δαπάνη (Strong's #1160 — Noun Feminine — dapane — dap-an'-ay ) "expense, cost" (from dapto, "to tear;" from a root dap, meaning "t...

  • Couch

    1: κλινίδιον (Strong's #2826 — Noun Neuter — klinidion — klin-id'-ee-on ) "a small bed," a diminutive form of kline, "a bed" (f...

  • Could

    1: ἔχω (Strong's #2192 — Verb — echo — ekh'-o ) "to have," is rendered "could" in Mark 14:8 , "she hath done what she could," lit., "she hath done what she ...

  • Council, Councillor

    1: συμβούλιον (Strong's #4824 — Noun Neuter — sumboulion — soom-boo'-lee-on ) "a uniting in counsel" (sun, "together," bou...

  • Counsel

    A — 1: βουλή (Strong's #1012 — Noun Feminine — boule — boo-lay' ) see under ADVICE. A — 2: σύμβουλ...

  • Count

    1: ἔχω (Strong's #2192 — Verb — echo — ekh'-o ) "to have, to hold;" then, "to hold in the mind, to regard, to count," has this significance in Matthew 14:5 ...

  • Countenance

    1: ὄψις (Strong's #3799 — Noun Feminine — opsis — op'-sis ) only Revelation 1:16 has "countenance." See APPEARANCE. 2: πρόσ ...

  • Country

    A — 1: ἀγρός (Strong's #68 — Noun Masculine — agros — ag-ros' ) denotes "a field, especially a cultivated field;" hence, "the country" in con...

  • Countrymen

    1: γένος (Strong's #1085 — Noun Neuter — genos — ghen'-os ) properly denotes "an offspring;" then, "a family;" then, "a race, nation;" otherwise, "...

  • Coupled

    * Note: The word "coupled" is inserted in italics in 1 Peter 3:2 , the more adequately to express the original, which is, lit., "your chaste behavior in fear." ...