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Vine's Expository Dictionary of NT Words

23 terms and definitions for "J"

  • Jacinth

    A — 1: ὑάκινθος (Strong's #5192 — Noun Masculine — huakinthos — hoo-ak'-in-thos ) primarily denoted "a hyacinth," probably the...

  • Jailer

    1: δεσμοφύλαξ (Strong's #1200 — Noun Masculine — desmophulax — des-mof-oo'-lax ) "a prison keeper, jailer" (desmos, "a ban...

  • Jangling

    * For JANGLING (1 Timothy 1:6 , AV) see TALKING (vain) ...

  • Jasper

    1: ἴασπις (Strong's #2393 — Noun Feminine — iaspis — ee'-as-pis ) a Phoenician word (cp. Heb. yash'pheh, e.g., Exodus 28:20; 39:16 ), seems t...

  • Jealous, Jealousy

    A — 1: ζῆλος (Strong's #2205 — Noun — zelos — dzay'-los ) "zeal, jealousy," is rendered "jealousy" in the RV (AV, "envying") in Romans 13:13;...

  • Jeopardy

    * For JEOPARDY see DANGER ...

  • Jesting

    1: εὐτραπελία (Strong's #2160 — Noun Feminine — eutrapelia — yoo-trap-el-ee'-ah ) properly denotes "wit, facetiousness, v...

  • Jesus

    1: Ἰησοῦς (Strong's #2424 — Noun Masculine — iesous — ee-ay-sooce' ) is a transliteration of the Heb. "Joshua," meaning "Jehovah is salvation...

  • Jewels

    1: χρυσίον (Strong's #5553 — Noun Neuter — chrusion — khroo-see'-on ) "gold," is used of ornaments in 1 Peter 3:3 , RV, "jewels." See GO...

  • Join

    1: κολλάω (Strong's #2853 — Verb — kollao — kol-lah'-o ) primarily, "to glue or cement together," then, generally, "to unite, to join firmly,"...

  • Joint

    1: ἁρμός (Strong's #719 — Noun Masculine — harmos — har-mos' ) "a joining, joint" (akin to harmozo, "to fit, join"), is found in Hebrews 4:12 , f...

  • Joint-Heir

    * For JOINT-HEIR see HEIR ...

  • Jot

    1: ἰῶτα (Strong's #2503 — Noun Neuter — iota — ee-o'-tah ) from the Heb. yod, the smallest Hebrew letter, is mentioned by the Lord in Matthew 5:18 (to...

  • Journey, Journeyings

    A — 1: ὁδός (Strong's #3598 — Noun Feminine — hodos — hod-os' ) "a way, path, road," used of a traveler's way, a "journey," is rendered "journey" ...

  • Joy, Joyfulness, Joyfully, Joyous

    A — 1: χαρά (Strong's #5479 — Noun Feminine — chara — khar-ah' ) "joy, delight" (akin to chairo, "to rejoice"), is found frequently in Matthew and ...

  • Judge

    A — 1: κριτής (Strong's #2923 — Noun Masculine — krites — kree-tace' ) "a judge" (from krino, see B, No. 1), is used (a) of God, Hebrews...

  • Judgment

    1: κρίσις (Strong's #2920 — Noun Feminine — krisis — kree'-sis ) primarily denotes "a separating," then, "a decision, judgment," most frequent...

  • Judgment Seat

    1: βῆμα (Strong's #968 — Noun Neuter — bema — bay'-ma ) primarily, "a step, a pace" (akin to baino, "to go"), as in Acts 7:5 , translated "to set (his ...

  • Judgment, Judgment Hall

    * For HALL OF JUDGMENT, JUDGMENT HALL, see HALL. ...

  • Juridiction

    1: ἐξουσία (Strong's #1849 — Noun Feminine — exousia — ex-oo-see'-ah ) "power, authority," is used, by metonymy, to denote "jurisdiction...

  • Just, Justly

    A — 1: δίκαιος (Strong's #1342 — Adjective — dikaios — dik'-ah-yos ) was first used of persons observant of dike, "custom, rule, rig...

  • Justice

    1: δίκη (Strong's #1349 — Noun Feminine — dike — dee'-kay ) primarily "custom, usage," came to denote "what is right;" then, "a judicial hearing;" hence...

  • Justification, Justifier, Justify

    A — 1: δικαίωσις (Strong's #1347 — Noun Feminine — dikaiosis — dik-ah'-yo-sis ) denotes "the act of pronouncing righteous,...