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Vine's Expository Dictionary of NT Words

201 terms and definitions for "D"

  • Daily

    1: ἐπιούσιος (Strong's #1967 — Adjective — epiousios — ep-ee-oo'-see-os ) is found in Matthew 6:11; Luke 11:3 . Some would d...

  • Dainty

    1: λιπαρός (Strong's #3045 — Adjective — liparos — lip-ar-os' ) properly signifies "oily, or anointed with oil" (from lipos, "grease," co...

  • Damage

    * For DAMAGE see LOSS ...

  • Damnable, Damnation, and Damned

    * For DAMNABLE, DAMNATION, and DAMNED see CONDEMNATION, DESTRUCTION, JUDGE, JUDGMENT ...

  • Damsel

    1: κοράσιον (Strong's #2877 — Noun Neuter — korasion — kor-as'-ee-on ) a diminutive of kore, "a girl," denotes "a little girl" (prop...

  • Dance

    1: ὀρχέομαι (Strong's #3738 — Verb — orcheo — or-kheh'-om-ahee ) (cp. Eng., "orchestra") probably originally signified "to lift up,...

  • Dancing

    1: χορός (Strong's #5525 — Noun Masculine — choros — khor-os' ) Eng., "chorus", primarily denoted "an enclosure for dancing;" hence, "a company of ...

  • Danger, Dangerous

    A — 1: κινδυνεύω (Strong's #2793 — Verb — kinduneuo — kin-doon-yoo'-o ) properly signifies "to run a risk, face danger," b...

  • Dare, Daring, Durst

    A — 1: τολμάω (Strong's #5111 — Verb — tolmao — tol-mah'-o ) signifies "to dare," (a) in the sense of not dreading or shunning through fe...

  • Dark, Darken, Darkly, Darkness

    A — 1: σκοτεινός (Strong's #4652 — Adjective — skoteinos — skot-i-nos' ) "full of darkness, or covered with darkness," is ...

  • Dart

    1: βέλος (Strong's #956 — Noun Neuter — belos — bel'-os ) akin to ballo, "to throw," denotes "a missile, an arrow, javelin, dart, etc.," Ephesians...

  • Dash

    1: προσκόπτω (Strong's #4350 — Verb — proskopto — pros-kop'-to ) denotes "to beat upon or against, to strike against, dash agai...

  • Daughter, Daughter-In-Law

    1: θυγάτηρ (Strong's #2364 — Noun Feminine — thugater — thoo-gat'-air ) "a daughter," (etymologically, Eng., "daughter" is connected), is...

  • Dawn

    A — 1: αὐγάζω (Strong's #826 — Verb — augazo — ow-gad'-zo ) "to shine," is used metaphorically of the light of dawn, in 2 Corinthians 4...

  • Day

    A — 1: ἡμέρα (Strong's #2250 — Noun Feminine — hemera — hay-mer'-ah ) "a day," is used of (a) the period of natural light, Genesis 1:5; Pro...

  • Day-Star

    1: φωσφόρος (Strong's #5459 — Adjective — phosphoros — foce-for'-os ) (Eng., "phosphorus," lit., "light-bearing" phos, "light," pher...

  • Daybreak

    * For DAYBREAK (RV, in Acts 5:21 ) see DAWN, B ...

  • Dayspring

    1: ἀνατολή (Strong's #395 — Noun Feminine — anatole — an-at-ol-ay' ) lit., "a rising up" (cp. anatello, "to cause to rise"), is used of ...

  • Dazzling

    1: ἀστράπτω (Strong's #797 — Verb — astrapto — as-trap'-to ) "to flash forth, lighten," is said of lightning, Luke 17:24 , and of ...

  • Deacon

    1: διάκονος (Strong's #1249 — Noun — diakonos — dee-ak'-on-os ) (Eng., "deacon"), primarily denotes a "servant," whether as doing se...

  • Dead

    A — 1: νεκρός (Strong's #3498 — Adjective — nekros — nek-ros' ) is used of (a) the death of the body, cp. James 2:26 , its most frequent...

  • Dead, Half Dead

    1: ἡμιθανής (Strong's #2253 — Adjective — hemithanes — hay-mee-than-ace' ) from hemi, "half," and thnesko, "to die," is used in Lu...

  • Deadly

    1: θανατηφόρος (Strong's #2287 — Adjective — thanatephoros — than-at-ay'-for-os ) lit., "death-bearing, deadly" (than...

  • Deadness

    1: νέκρωσις (Strong's #3500 — Noun Feminine — nekrosis — nek'-ro-sis ) "a putting to death" (cp. DEAD, A and B), is rendered "dying"...

  • Deaf

    1: κωφός (Strong's #2974 — Adjective — kophos — ko-fos' ) akin to kopto, "to beat," and kopiao, "to be tired" (from a root kop---, "to cut"), signi...

  • Deal

    1: μερίζω (Strong's #3307 — Verb — merizo — mer-id'-zo ) signifies "to divide into parts" (meros, "a portion, part"); hence, "to distribute, d...

  • Deal with, Have Dealings with

    1: ποιέω (Strong's #4160 — Verb — poieo — poy-eh'-o ) "to do," used to describe almost any act, whether complete or repeated, like the Eng. "do," i...

  • Deal, Great Deal

    * For a GREAT DEAL see GREAT ...

  • Dear

    1: τίμιος (Strong's #5093 — Adjective — timios — tim'-ee-os ) from time, "honor, price," signifies (a), primarily, "accounted as...

  • Dearly

    * For DEARLY see BELOVED ...

  • Dearth

    * For DEARTH see FAMINE ...

  • Death, Death-Stroke

    A — 1: θάνατος (Strong's #2288 — Noun Masculine — thanatos — than'-at-os ) "death," is used in Scripture of: (a) the separation of t...

  • Debate

    * For the AV DEBATE (Romans 1:29; 2 Corinthians 12:20 ) see STRIFE. ...

  • Debt

    1: ὀφειλή (Strong's #3782 — Noun Feminine — opheile — of-i-lay' ) "that which is owned" (see Note, below), is translated "debt" in Matthew 1...

  • Debtor

    1: ὀφειλέτης (Strong's #3781 — Noun Masculine — opheiletes — of-i-let'-ace ) "one who owes anything to another," primarily in ...

  • Decay

    1: παλαιόω (Strong's #3822 — Verb — palaioo — pal-ah-yo'-o ) "to make old" (palaios), is translated in Hebrews 8:13 , firstly, "hath mad...

  • Decease

    A — 1: ἔξοδος (Strong's #1841 — Noun Masculine — exodos — ex'-od-os ) (Eng., "exodus"), lit. signifies "a way out" (ex, "out," hodos, "a ...

  • Deceit, Deceitful, Deceitfully, Deceitfulness, Deceive, Deceivableness

    A — 1: ἀπάτη (Strong's #539 — Noun Feminine — apate — ap-at'-ay ) "deceit or deceitfulness" (akin to apatao, "to cheat, deceive, beguile"), t...

  • Deceiver

    1: πλάνος (Strong's #4108 — Adjective — planos — plan'-os ) is, properly, an adjective, signifying "wandering, or leading astray, seducing," ...

  • Decently

    1: εὐσχημόνως (Strong's #2156 — Adverb — euschemonos — yoo-skhay-mon'-oce ) denotes "gracefully, becomingly, in a seemly ...

  • Decide, Decision

    A — 1: διακρίνω (Strong's #1252 — Verb — diakrino — dee-ak-ree'-no ) primarily signifies "to make a distinction," hence, "to de...

  • Deck

    1: χρυσόω (Strong's #5558 — Verb — chrusoo — khroo-so'-o ) lit., "to gild with gold" (chrusos, "gold"), is used in Revelation 17:4; 18:16 . ...

  • Declare, Declaration

    A — 1: ἀναγγέλλω (Strong's #312 — Verb — anangello — an-ang-el'-lo ) signifies "to announce, report, bring back tidings" ...

  • Decrease

    1: ἐλαττόω (Strong's #1642 — Verb — elattoo — el-at-to'-o ) signifies "to make less or inferior, in quality, position or dignity;" "made...

  • Decree

    1: δόγμα (Strong's #1378 — Noun Neuter — dogma — dog'-mah ) transliterated in English, primarily denoted "an opinion or judgment" (from dokeo, "to ...

  • Dedicate, Dedication

    A — 1: ἐγκαινίζω (Strong's #1457 — Verb — enkainizo — eng-kahee-nid'-zo ) primarily means "to make new, to renew" (en, "i...

  • Deed, Deeds

    1: ἔργον (Strong's #2041 — Noun Neuter — ergon — er'-gon ) denotes "a work" (Eng., "work" is etymologically akin), "deed, act." When used in the se...

  • Deem

    1: ὑπονοέω (Strong's #5282 — Verb — huponoeo — hoop-on-o-eh'-o ) "to suppose, conjecture, surmise," is translated "deemed" in Acts 27:2...

  • Deep, Deepness, Deeply, Depth

    A — 1: βάθος (Strong's #899 — Noun Neuter — bathos — bath'-os ) is used (a) naturally, in Matthew 13:5 , "deepness;" Mark 4:5 , AV, "depth,"...

  • Defame

    1: δυσ- (Strong's #1418 — Particle — dusphemeo — doos ) lit., "to speak injuriously" (from dus, an inseparable prefix signifying "opposition, injury, etc., an...

  • Defect

    1: ἥττημα (Strong's #2275 — Noun Neuter — hettema — hayt'-tay-mah ) primarily "a lessening, a decrease, diminution," denotes "a loss." It is u...

  • Defence

    A — 1: ἀπολογία (Strong's #627 — Noun Feminine — apologia — ap-ol-og-ee'-ah ) a speech made in defense. See ANSWER. B —...

  • Defend

    1: ἀμύνομαι (Strong's #292 — Verb — amuno — am-oo'-nom-ahee ) "to ward off," is used in the Middle Voice in Acts 7:24 , of the ass...

  • Defer

    1: ἀναβάλλω (Strong's #306 — Verb — anaballo — an-ab-al'-lom-ahee ) lit., "to throw up" (ana, "up," ballo, "to throw"), hence "to p...

  • Defile, Defilement

    A — 1: κοινόω (Strong's #2840 — Verb — koinoo — koy-no'-o ) denotes (a) "to make common;" hence, in a ceremonial sense, "to render unholy...

  • Define

    1: ὁρίζω (Strong's #3724 — Verb — horizo — hor-id'-zo ) (Eng., "horizon"), primarily means "to mark out the boundaries of a place" (as in the Sept...

  • Defraud

    1: ἀποστερέω (Strong's #650 — Verb — apostereo — ap-os-ter-eh'-o ) signifies "to rob, despoil, defraud," Mark 10:19; 1 Corin...

  • Degree

    1: βαθμός (Strong's #898 — Noun Masculine — bathmos — bath-mos' ) denotes "a step," primarily of a threshold or stair, and is akin to baino, "...

  • Delay

    A — 1: ὀκνέω (Strong's #3635 — Verb — okneo — ok-neh'-o ) akin to oknos, "a shrinking, to be loath or slow to do a thing, to hesitate, delay,...

  • Delicacies

    * Note: For strenos, rendered "delicacies" in Revelation 18:3 , AV, denoting "wantonness" (RV), i.e., arrogant luxury, see WANTON. Cp. the verb streniao, below, under DELICATELY. ...

  • Delicately

    A — 1: τρυφάω (Strong's #5171 — Verb — truphao — troo-fah'-o ) from thrupto, "to enervate," signifies "to lead a voluptuous life, to give...

  • Deliciously

    * For DELICIOUSLY, Revelation 18:7,9 , AV, see DELICATELY , Note (1). ...

  • Delight in

    1: συνήδομαι (Strong's #4913 — Verb — sunedomai — soon-ay'-dom-ahee ) lit., "to rejoice with (anyone), to delight in (a thing) ...

  • Deliver, Deliverance, Deliverer

    A — 1: δίδωμι (Strong's #1325 — Verb — didomi — did'-o-mee ) "to give," is translated "delivered" in Luke 7:15; RV, "gave;" so Luke 19:...

  • Delude, Delusion

    A — 1: παραλογίζομαι (Strong's #3884 — Verb — paralogizomai — par-al-og-id'-zom-ahee ) see BEGUILE. ...

  • Demand

    * Note: For DEMAND (Matthew 2:4; Acts 21:33 ), see INQUIRE; for its use in Luke 3:14; 17:20 , see under ASK. ...

  • Demeanor

    1: κατάστημα (Strong's #2688 — Noun Neuter — katastema — kat-as'-tay-mah ) see BEHAVIOR , B, No. 2. ...

  • Demon, Demoniac

    A — 1: δαίμων (Strong's #1142 — Noun — daimon — dah'ee-mown ) "a demon," signified, among pagan Greeks, an inferior deity, whether good o...

  • Demonstration

    1: ἀπόδειξις (Strong's #585 — Noun Feminine — apodeixis — ap-od'-ike-sis ) lit., "a pointing out" (apo, "forth," deiknumi, "to...

  • Den

    1: σπήλαιον (Strong's #4693 — Noun Neuter — spelaion — spay'-lah-yon ) see CAVE. ...

  • Deny

    1: ἀρνέομαι (Strong's #720 — Verb — arneomai — ar-neh'-om-ahee ) signifies (a) "to say ... not, to contradict," e.g., Mark 14:70; ...

  • Depart

    * (a) Compounds of ago. 1: ἀνάγω (Strong's #321 — Verb — anago — an-ag'-o ) lit., "to lead up" (ana, "up," ago, "to lead"), is used, in the Mid...

  • Departing, Departure

    1: ἀνάλυσις (Strong's #359 — Noun Feminine — analusis — an-al'-oo-sis ) "an unloosing" (as of things woven), "a dissolving into sep...

  • Depose

    1: καθαιρέω (Strong's #2507 — Verb — kathaireo — kath-ahee-reh'-o ) lit. signifies "to take down" (kata, "down," haireo, "to take"),...

  • Deposit

    * For DEPOSIT see COMMIT , B, No. 1 ...

  • Depth

    1: βάθος (Strong's #899 — Noun Neuter — bathos — bath'-os ) see DEEP 2: πέλαγος (Strong's #3989 ...

  • Deputy

    * For DEPUTY see PROCONSUL ...

  • Deride

    * Note: For ekmukterizo, lit., "to turn up the nose at, to deride out and out," Luke 16:14; 23:35 , see SCOFF. ...

  • Descend

    1: καταβαίνω (Strong's #2597 — Verb — katabaino — kat-ab-ah'ee-no ) "to go down" (kata, "down," baino, "to go"), used for vario...

  • Descent

    1: κατάβασις (Strong's #2600 — Noun Feminine — katabasis — kat-ab'-as-is ) denotes "a going down," akin to No. 1 under DESCEND,...

  • Describe

    1: γράφω (Strong's #1125 — Verb — grapho — graf'-o ) "to write," is rendered "describeth" in Romans 10:5 , AV, "For Moses describeth the righteous...

  • Desert

    A — 1: ἐρημία (Strong's #2047 — Noun Feminine — eremia — er-ay-mee'-ah ) primarily "a solitude, an uninhabited place," in contrast to a ...

  • Desire, Desirous

    A — 1: ἐπιθυμία (Strong's #1939 — Noun Feminine — epithumia — ep-ee-thoo-mee'-ah ) "a desire, craving, longing, mostly of evil...

  • Desolate, Desolation

    A — 1: ἐρημόω (Strong's #2049 — Verb — eremoo — er-ay-mo'-o ) signifies "to make desolate, lay waste." From the primary sense of "making...

  • Despair

    1: ἐξαπορέω (Strong's #1820 — Verb — exaporeo — ex-ap-or-eh'-om-ahee ) is used in the NT in the Passive Voice, with Middle sense, "...

  • Despise, Despiser

    A — 1: ἐξουθενέω (Strong's #1848 — Verb — exoutheneo — ex-oo-then-eh'-o ) "to make of no account" (ex, "out," oudeis, "no...

  • Despite, Despiteful, Despitefully

    1: ἐνυβρίζω (Strong's #1796 — Verb — enubrizo — en-oo-brid'-zo ) "to treat insultingly, with contumely" (en, intensive, hubrizo, "t...

  • Destitute

    1: ἀποστερέω (Strong's #650 — Verb — apostereo — ap-os-ter-eh'-o ) see DEFRAUD. 2: ὑστερέ&#...

  • Destroy, Destroyer, Destruction, Destructive

    A — 1: ἀπόλλυμι (Strong's #622 — Verb — apollumi — ap-ol'-loo-mee ) a strengthened form of ollumi, signifies "to destroy utter...

  • Determine, Determinate

    1: κρίνω (Strong's #2919 — Verb — krino — kree'-no ) primarily, "to separate," hence, "to be of opinion, approve, esteem," Romans 14:5 , also "to ...

  • Device

    1: ἐνθύμησις (Strong's #1761 — Noun Feminine — enthumesis — en-thoo'-may-sis ) "a cogitation, an inward reasoning" (generally,...

  • Devil, Devlish

    1: διάβολος (Strong's #1228 — Adjective — diabolos — dee-ab'-ol-os ) "an accuser, a slanderer" (from diaballo, "to accuse, to malign...

  • Devised

    1: σοφίζω (Strong's #4679 — Verb — sophizo — sof-id'-zo ) from sophos, "wise" (connected etymologically with sophes, "tasty"), in the Active V...

  • Devotion

    * Note: For this word, in Acts 17:23 , AV, which translates sebasma, "devotions," marg., "gods that ye worship," RV, "objects of your worship," in 2 Thessalonians 2:4 , "that is worshiped," see WORS...

  • Devour

    1: ἐσθίω (Strong's #2068 — — esthio — es-thee'-o ) is a strengthened form of an old verb edo, from the root ed---, whence Lat., edo, Eng., "eat."...

  • Devout

    1: εὐλαβής (Strong's #2126 — Adjective — eulabes — yoo-lab-ace' ) lit., "taking hold well" (eu, "well," lambano, "to take hold"), primar...

  • Diadem

    1: διάδημα (Strong's #1238 — Noun Neuter — diadema — dee-ad'-ay-mah ) is derived from diadeo, "to bind round." It was the kingly ornament...

  • Die, Dead, Dying

    1: θνῄσκω (Strong's #2348 — Verb — thnesko — thnay'-sko ) "to die" (in the perf. tense, "to be dead"), in the NT is always used of physical "d...

  • Differ, Differing, Different, Difference

    A — 1: διαφέρω (Strong's #1308 — — diaphero — dee-af-er'-o ) lit., "to bear through, carry different ways," hence, "to be different...

  • Difficulty

    1: μόλις (Strong's #3433 — Adverb — molis — mol'-is ) signifies "with difficulty, hardly" (from molos, "toil"). In Luke 9:39 , it is rendered "har...

  • Dig, Dig Down

    1: ὀρύσσω (Strong's #3736 — Verb — orusso — or-oos'-so ) "to dig, dig up soil, dig a pit," is said of a place for a winepress, Matthew 21:33...

  • Dignity, Dignities

    1: δόξα (Strong's #1391 — Noun Feminine — doxa — dox'-ah ) primarily denotes "an opinion, estimation, repute;" in the NT, always "good opinion, praise, ...

  • Diligence, Diligent, Diligently

    A — 1: ἐργασία (Strong's #2039 — Noun Feminine — ergasia — er-gas-ee'-ah ) lit., "a working" (akin to ergon, "work"), is indicative...

  • Diminishing

    1: ἥττημα (Strong's #2275 — Noun Neuter — hettema — hayt'-tay-mah ) see DEFECT. ...

  • Dine, Dinner

    A — 1: ἀριστάω (Strong's #709 — Verb — aristao — ar-is-tah'-o ) primarily, "to breakfast" (see B), was later used also with the mea...

  • Dip, Dipped, Dippeth

    1: βάπτω (Strong's #911 — Verb — bapto — bap'-to ) "to immerse, dip" (derived from a root signifying "deep"), also signified "to dye," which is sug...

  • Direct

    1: κατευθύνω (Strong's #2720 — Verb — kateuthuno — kat-yoo-thoo'-no ) "to make straight" (kata, "down," intensive, euthus, "str...

  • Disallow

    1: ἀποδοκιμάζω (Strong's #593 — Verb — apodokimazo — ap-od-ok-ee-mad'-zo ) "to reject as the result of disapproval" ...

  • Disannul, Disannulling

    A — 1: ἀθετέω (Strong's #114 — Verb — atheteo — ath-et-eh'-o ) signifies "to put as of no value" (a, negative, theton, "what is placed,"...

  • Disbelieve

    1: ἀπιστέω (Strong's #569 — Verb — apisteo — ap-is-teh'-o ) "to be unbelieving" (a, negative, pistis, "faith;" cp. apistos, "unbelieving...

  • Discern, Discerner, Discernment

    A — 1: ἀνακρίνω (Strong's #350 — Verb — anakrino — an-ak-ree'-no ) "to distinguish, or separate out so as to investigate (krin...

  • Discharged

    1: καταργέω (Strong's #2673 — Verb — katargeo — kat-arg-eh'-o ) means "to reduce to inactivity." "Discharged" is the RV translation ...

  • Disciple

    A — 1: μαθητής (Strong's #3101 — Noun Masculine — mathetes — math-ay-tes' ) lit., "a learner" (from manthano, "to learn," from a roo...

  • Discipline

    1: σωφρονισμός (Strong's #4995 — Noun Masculine — sophronismos — so-fron-is-mos' ) from sophron, lit., "saving the mi...

  • Discourage

    1: ἀθυμέω (Strong's #120 — Verb — athumeo — ath-oo-meh'-o ) "to be disheartened, dispirited, discouraged" (a, negative, thumos, "spirit, cour...

  • Discourse

    1: διαλέγομαι (Strong's #1256 — Verb — dialegomai — dee-al-eg'-om-ahee ) primarily denotes "to ponder, resolve in one's mi...

  • Discover

    * Two verbs are translated by the verb "to discover," in the AV. The RV translates differently in each case. 1: ἀναφαίνω (Strong's #398 — Ver...

  • Discreet, Discreetly

    A — 1: σώφρων (Strong's #4998 — Adjective — sophron — so'-frone ) "of sound mind, self-controlled" (for the derivation, see DISCIPLINE), ...

  • Disease, Diseased

    A — 1: ἀσθένεια (Strong's #769 — Noun Feminine — astheneia — as-then'-i-ah ) lit., "lacking strength" (a negative, sthenos, "s...

  • Disfigure

    1: ἀφανίζω (Strong's #853 — Verb — aphanizo — af-an-id'-zo ) primarily means "to cause to disappear," hence (a) "to make unsightly, to d...

  • Dish

    1: τρύβλιον (Strong's #5165 — Noun Neuter — trublion — troob'-lee-on ) denotes "a bowl," somewhat deep, Matthew 26:23; Mark 14:20;...

  • Dishonesty

    1: αἰσχύνη (Strong's #152 — Noun Feminine — aischune — ahee-skhoo'-nay ) "shame," so the RV in 2 Corinthians 4:2 (for AV, "dishonesty")...

  • Dishonor

    A — 1: ἀτιμία (Strong's #819 — Noun Feminine — atimia — at-ee-mee'-ah ) from a, negative, time, "honor," denotes "dishonor, igominy, dis...

  • Dismiss

    1: ἀπολύω (Strong's #630 — Verb — apoluo — ap-ol-oo'-o ) lit., "to loose from" (apo, "from," luo, "to loose"), is translated "dismiss" in Ac...

  • Disobedience, Disobedient

    1: ἀπείθεια (Strong's #543 — Noun Feminine — apeitheia — ap-i'-thi-ah ) lit., "the condition of being unpersuadable" (a, negative, ...

  • Disorderly

    A — 1: ἄτακτος (Strong's #813 — Adjective — ataktos — at'-ak-tos ) signifies "not keeping order" (a, negative, tasso, "to put in ord...

  • Disparagement

    * For this RV translation of atimia in 2 Corinthians 11:21 , see DISHONOR , A. ...

  • Dispensation

    1: οἰκονομία (Strong's #3622 — Noun Feminine — oikonomia — oy-kon-om-ee'-ah ) primarily signifies "the management of a househo...

  • Disperse, Dispersion

    A — 1: διαλύω (Strong's #1262 — Verb — dialuo — dee-al-oo'-o ) "to dissolve," is used in Acts 5:36 of the breaking up and dispersion of ...

  • Displeased

    1: ἀγανακτέω (Strong's #23 — Verb — aganakteo — ag-an-ak-teh'-o ) from agan, "much," and achomai, "to grieve," primarily meant...

  • Disposed

    1: βούλομαι (Strong's #1014 — Verb — boulomia — boo'-lom-ahee ) "to wish, to purpose, to will deliberately," indicating a predisposi...

  • Disposition

    1: διαταγή (Strong's #1296 — Noun Feminine — diatage — dee-at-ag-ay' ) an ordinance, e.g., Romans 13:2 (cp. diatasso, "to appoint, ordai...

  • Disputation

    1: ζήτησις (Strong's #2214 — Noun Feminine — zetesis — dzay'-tay-sis ) denotes, firstly, "a seeking" (zeteo, "to seek"), then, "a debate,...

  • Dispute, Disputer, Disputing

    A — 1: διαλογισμός (Strong's #1261 — Noun Masculine — dialogimos — dee-al-og-is-mos' ) denotes, primarily, "an i...

  • Disrepute

    1: ἀπελεγμός (Strong's #557 — Noun Masculine — apelegmos — ap-el-eg-mos' ) from apo, "from," and elencho, "to refute," denotes...

  • Dissemble

    * For DISSEMBLE see DISSIMULATION ...

  • Dissension

    1: στάσις (Strong's #4714 — Noun Feminine — stasis — stas'-is ) akin to histemi, "to stand," denotes (a) "a standing, stability," Hebrews 9:8...

  • Dissimulation, Dissemble

    A — 1: ὑπόκρισις (Strong's #5272 — Noun Feminine — hupokrisis — hoop-ok'-ree-sis ) primarily, "a reply," came to mean "th...

  • Dissolve

    1: λύω (Strong's #3089 — Verb — luo — loo'-o ) "to loose," is used of the future demolition of the elements or heavenly bodies, 2 Peter 3:10-12; in ver. 10,...

  • Distinction

    * For DISTINCTION (diastole) see DIFFERENCE ...

  • Distraction

    1: ἀπερισπάστως (Strong's #563 — Adverb — aperispastos — ap-er-is-pas'-toce ) from a, negative, perispao, "to d...

  • Distress, Distressed

    A — 1: ἀνάγκη (Strong's #318 — Noun Feminine — ananke — an-ang-kay' ) denotes (a) "a necessity," imposed whether by external circumstanc...

  • Distribute, Distribution

    A — 1: διαδίδωμι (Strong's #1239 — Verb — diadidomi — dee-ad-id'-o-mee ) lit., "to give through," (dia, "through," didomi,...

  • District

    1: μερίς (Strong's #3310 — Noun Feminine — meris — mer-ece' ) denotes "a part" (akin to merizo, DISTRIBUTE, A, No. 2), Luke 10:42; Acts 8:21; 2 ...

  • Ditch

    1: βόθυνος (Strong's #999 — Noun Masculine — bothunos — both'-oo-nos ) any kind of "deep hole or pit" (probably connected with bathos, "d...

  • Divers

    A — 1: διάφορος (Strong's #1313 — Adjective — disphoros — dee-af'-or-os ) is rendered "divers" in Hebrews 9:10 . See DIFFER , ...

  • Diversity, Diversities

    1: διαίρεσις (Strong's #1243 — Noun Feminine — diairesis — dee-ah'ee-res-is ) See DIFFER , B, No. 1. Note: Genos, "a...

  • Divide, Divider, Dividing

    A — 1: ἀφορίζω (Strong's #873 — Verb — aphorizo — af-or-id'-zo ) lit., "to mark off by boundaries or limits" (apo, "from," horizo, ...

  • Divination

    1: πύθων (Strong's #4436 — Noun Masculine — puthon — poo'-thone ) (Eng., "python"), in Greek mythology was the name of the Pythian serpent or drago...

  • Divine

    A — 1: θεῖος (Strong's #2304 — Adjective — theios — thi'-os ) "Divine" (from theos, "God"), is used of the power of God, 2 Peter 1:3 , and of...

  • Divinity

    1: θειότης (Strong's #2305 — Noun Feminine — theiotes — thi-ot'-ace ) "divinity," the RV rendering in Romans 1:20 (AV, "Godhead"), is de...

  • Division

    1: διαμερισμός (Strong's #1267 — Noun Masculine — diamerismos — dee-am-er-is-mos' ) primarily, "a parting, distributi...

  • Divorce, Divorcement

    A — 1: ἀπολύω (Strong's #630 — Verb — apoluo — ap-ol-oo'-o ) "to let loose from, let go free" (apo, "from," luo, "to loose"), is transla...

  • Do, Done

    * In English the verb "to do" serves the purpose of a large number of verbs, and has a large variety of meanings. It therefore translates a considerable number of Greek verbs. These, with their specif...

  • Doctor

    1: διδάσκαλος (Strong's #1320 — Noun Masculine — didaskalos — did-as'-kal-os ) a teacher (from didasko, "to teach"), cp. d...

  • Doctrine

    1: διδαχή (Strong's #1322 — Noun Feminine — didache — did-akh-ay' ) akin to No. 1, under DOCTOR, denotes "teaching," either (a) that which is ...

  • Doer

    1: ποιητής (Strong's #4163 — Noun Masculine — poietes — poy-ay-tace' ) akin to poieo, see DO , No. 1, signifies "a doer," Romans 2:13; ...

  • Dog

    1: κύων (Strong's #2965 — Noun Masculine — kuon — koo'-ohn ) is used in two senses, (a) natural, Matthew 7:6; Luke 16:21; 2 Peter 2:22; (b) metaphori...

  • Doing

    * For DOING see DEED , No. 3, DO, No. 3 ...

  • Dominion

    A — 1: κράτος (Strong's #2904 — Noun Neuter — kratos — krat'-os ) "force, strength, might," more especially "manifested power," is derive...

  • Doomed

    * For RV in 1 Corinthians 4:9 , see APPOINT (Note at end), DEATH , B. ...

  • Door

    1: θύρα (Strong's #2374 — Noun Feminine — thura — thoo'-rah ) "a door, gate" (Eng., "door" is connected), is used (a) literally, e.g., Matthew 6:6; 27:...

  • Dote

    1: νοσέω (Strong's #3552 — Verb — noseo — nos-eh'-o ) signifies "to be ill, to be ailing," whether in body or mind; hence, "to be taken with such a...

  • Double

    A — 1: διπλοῦς (Strong's #1362 — Adjective — diplous — dip-looce' ) denotes "twofold, double," 1 Timothy 5:17; Revelation 18:6 (tw...

  • Double-Minded

    1: δίψυχος (Strong's #1374 — Adjective — dipsuchos — dip'-soo-khos ) lit. means "two-souled" (dis, "twice," psuche, "a soul"), hence, "do...

  • Double-Tongued

    1: δίλογος (Strong's #1351 — Verb — dilogos — dil'-og-os ) primarily means "saying the same thing twice, or given to repetition" (dis, "t...

  • Doubt, Doubtful, Doubting

    A — 1: ἀπορέω (Strong's #639 — Verb — aporeo — ap-or-eh'-o ) always used in the Middle Voice, lit. means "to be without a way" (a, negat...

  • Doubt, Doubtless

    1: πάντως (Strong's #3843 — Adverb — pantos — pan'-toce ) see ALTOGETHER , B. Notes: (1) In 2 Corinthians 12:1 the best texts have...

  • Dove, Turtle-Dove

    1: περιστερά (Strong's #4058 — Noun Feminine — peristera — per-is-ter-ah' ) denotes "a dove or pigeon," Matthew 3:16; 10:16 (i...

  • Down

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

  • Drag

    1: σύρω (Strong's #4951 — verb — suro — soo'-ro ) "to draw, drag, haul," is used of a net, John 21:8; of violently "draging" persons along, Acts 8:3 ,...

  • Dragon

    1: δράκων (Strong's #1404 — Noun Masculine — drakon — drak'-own ) denoted "a mythical monster, a dragon;" also a large serpent, so called beca...

  • Drank

    * For DRANK see DRINK ...

  • Draught

    1: ἄγρα (Strong's #61 — Noun Feminine — agra — ag'-rah ) "a hunting, catching" (from ago, "to lead"), is used only in connection with fishing. In Luke ...

  • Drave and Drove

    * For DRAVE and DROVE see DRIVE ...

  • Draw

    * (A) In the sense of "dragging, pulling, or attracting:" 1: ἀναβιβάζω (Strong's #307 — Verb — anabibazo — an-ab-ee-bad'-zo )...

  • Dream, Dreamer

    A — 1: ὄναρ (Strong's #3677 — Noun Neuter — onar — on'-ar ) is "a vision in sleep," in distinction from a waking vision, Matthew 1:20; 2:12,13,19,...

  • Dressed

    * Note: This is the AV translation of the Passive of georgeo, Hebrews 6:7 , "to till the ground, to practice as a farmer;" RV, "is tilled." See TILL. ...

  • Dresser

    * Note: For ampelourgos, "dresser," Luke 13:7 , AV (RV, "vine-dresser"), see VINEDRESSER. ...

  • Dried

    * For DRIED see DRY, B ...

  • Drift

    1: παραρρέω (Strong's #3901 — Verb — pararheo — par-ar-hroo-eh'-o ) lit., "to flow past, glide by" (para, "by," rheo, "to flow"), is...

  • Drink, Drank

    A — 1: πόμα (Strong's #4188 — Noun Neuter — poma — pom'-ah ) akin to B, No. 1, denotes "the thing drunk" (from a root po---, found in the Eng., "po...

  • Drive, Driven, Drave, Drove

    1: ἐκβάλλω (Strong's #1544 — Verb — ekballo — ek-bal'-lo ) denotes, lit., "to cast forth," with the suggestion of force (ek, "out," ball...

  • Drop

    1: θρόμβος (Strong's #2361 — Noun Masculine — thrombos — throm'-bos ) "a large, thick drop of clotted blood" (etymologically akin to trep...

  • Dropsy

    1: ὑδρωπικός (Strong's #5203 — Adjective — hudropikos — hoo-dro-pik-os' ) "dropsical, suffering from dropsy" (hudrops, "dropsy...

  • Drown

    1: βυθίζω (Strong's #1036 — Verb — buthizo — boo-thid'-zo ) "to plunge into the deep, to sink" (buthos, "bottom, the deep, the sea"), akin to ...

  • Drunk,, Drunkard, Drunkenness

    A — 1: μεθύω (Strong's #3184 — Verb — methuo — meth-oo'-o ) signifies "to be drunk with wine" (from methu, "mulled wine;" hence Eng., "mead, h...

  • Dry

    A — 1: ξηρός (Strong's #3584 — Adjective — xeros — xay-ros' ) is used (a) naturally, of "dry" land, Hebrews 11:29; or of land in general, Ma...

  • Due

    A — 1: ἴδιος (Strong's #2398 — Adjective — idios — id'-ee-os ) "one's own," is applied to kairos, "a season," in Galatians 6:9 , "in due seas...

  • Dull

    A — 1: νωθρός (Strong's #3576 — Adjective — nothros — no-thros' ) "slow, sluggish, indolent, dull" (the etymology is uncertain), is trans...

  • Dumb

    A — 1: ἄλαλος (Strong's #216 — Adjective — alalos — al'-al-os ) lit., "speechless" (a, negative, and laleo, "to speak"), is found in Mar...

  • Dung

    1: σκύβαλον (Strong's #4657 — Noun Neuter — skubalon — skoo'-bal-on ) denotes "refuse," whether (a) "excrement," that which is cast ...

  • Dunghill

    1: κοπρία (Strong's #2874 — Noun Feminine — kopria — kop-ree'-ah ) "a dunghill," is found in Luke 14:35 . ...

  • Dure

    * For DURE see under WHILE , Note 1 ...

  • During

    * For DURING see Note p. 1 ...

  • Durst

    * For DURST see DARE ...

  • Dust

    A — 1: χόος (Strong's #5522 — Noun Masculine — chous, or choos — kho'-os ) from cheo, "to pour," primarily, "earth dug out, an earth heap," then, "...

  • Duty

    1: ὀφείλω (Strong's #3784 — — opheilo — of-i'-lo, of-i-leh'-o ) "to owe, to be indebted," is translated "it was our duty," in Luke ...

  • Dwell, Dwellers, Dwelling

    A — 1: οἰκέω (Strong's #3611 — Verb — oikeo — oy-key'-o ) "to dwell" (from oikos, "a house"), "to inhabit as one's abode," is derived from th...

  • Dying

    * For DYING see DEADNESS ...