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Vine's Expository Dictionary of NT Words

226 terms and definitions for "P"

  • Pain

    A — 1: πόνος (Strong's #4192 — Noun Masculine — ponos — pon'-os ) is translated "pain" in Revelation 16:10; 21:4; "pains" in Revelation 16:1...

  • Painfulness

    * For PAINFULNESS (2 Corinthians 11:27 , AV) see TRAVAIL ...

  • Pair

    1: ζεῦγος (Strong's #2201 — Noun Neuter — zeugos — dzyoo'-gos ) "a yoke" (akin to zeugnumi, "to yoke"), is used (a) of beasts, Luke 14:19; (b...

  • Palace

    1: αὐλή (Strong's #833 — Noun Feminine — aule — ow-lay' ) "a court, dwelling, palace:" see COURT. 2: πραιτώρ_...

  • Pale

    1: χλωρός (Strong's #5515 — Adjective — chloros — khlo-ros' ) "pale green," is translated "pale" (of a horse) in Revelation 6:8 , symbolizing...

  • Palm

    * Note: For rhapizo, "to strike with a rod or with the palm of the hand," Matthew 26:67 (cp. 5:39), see SMITE. For rhapisma, "a blow," with didomi, "to give," translated "did strike (and, struck) .....

  • Palsy

    A — 1: παραλυτικός (Strong's #3885 — Adjective — paralutikos — par-al-oo-tee-kos' ) "paralytic, sick of the pals...

  • Pangs

    * For PANGS, Acts 2:24 , RV, see PAIN ...

  • Paper

    1: χάρτης (Strong's #5489 — Noun Masculine — chartes — khar'-tace ) "a sheet of paper made of strips of papyrus" (whence Eng., "paper"), Eng.,...

  • Paps

    * For PAPS see BREAST ...

  • Parable

    1: παραβολή (Strong's #3850 — Noun Feminine — parabole — par-ab-ol-ay' ) lit. denotes "a placing beside" (akin to paraballo, "to thr...

  • Paradise

    1: παράδεισος (Strong's #3857 — Noun Masculine — paradeisos — par-ad'-i-sos ) is an Oriental word, first used by the histo...

  • Parcel

    * For PARCEL see GROUND , No. 4 ...

  • Parchment

    1: μεμβράνα (Strong's #3200 — Noun Feminine — membrana — mem-bran'-ah ) is a Latin word, properly an adjective, from membrum, "a lim...

  • Parents

    1: γονεύς (Strong's #1118 — Noun Masculine — goneus — gon-yooce' ) "a begetter, a father" (akin to ginomai, "to come into being, become"), is ...

  • Part

    A — 1: μέρος (Strong's #3313 — Noun Neuter — meros — mer'-os ) denotes (a) "a part, portion," of the whole, e.g., John 13:8; Revelation 20:6...

  • Partake, Partaker

    A — 1: κοινωνός (Strong's #2844 — Noun Masculine — koinonos — koy-no-nos' ) an adjective, signifying "having in common" (koinos...

  • Partial, Partiality

    A — 1: διακρίνω (Strong's #1252 — Verb — diakrino — dee-ak-ree'-no ) "to separate, distinguish, discern, judge, decide" (dia, "...

  • Particular and Particularly

    * For PARTICULAR and PARTICULARLY see EVERY , No. 3, SEVERALLY Note: In Acts 21:19 , for the AV "particularly" the RV has "one by one," translating the phrase. lit., "according to each one...

  • Parting

    * For PARTING see HIGHWAY ...

  • Partition

    1: φραγμός (Strong's #5418 — Noun Masculine — phragmos — frag-mos' ) primarily "a fencing in" (akin to phrasso, "to fence in, stop, close...

  • Partly

    * Notes: (1) In the statement "I partly believe it," 1 Corinthians 11:18 , "partly" represents the phrase "meros (part) ti (some)," used adverbially, i.e., "in some part," "in some measure," (2) In ...

  • Partner

    1: κοινωνός (Strong's #2844 — Noun Masculine — koinonos — koy-no-nos' ) an adjective, signifying "having in common" (koinos), is use...

  • Pass, Come to Pass

    1: παρέρχομαι (Strong's #3928 — Verb — parerchomai — par-er'-khom-ahee ) from para, "by," erchomai, "to come" or "go," den...

  • Passing over

    1: πάρεσις (Strong's #3929 — Noun Feminine — paresis — par'-es-is ) primarily "a letting go, dismissal" (akin to pariemi, "to let alone, ...

  • Passion

    A — 1: πάθημα (Strong's #3804 — Noun Neuter — pathema — path'-ay-mah ) "a suffering" or "a passive emotion," is translated "passions" in ...

  • Passover

    1: πάσχα (Strong's #3957 — Noun Neuter — pascha — pas'-khah ) the Greek spelling of the Aramaic word for the Passover, from the Hebrew pasach, "to ...

  • Past

    A — 1: γίνομαι (Strong's #1096 — Verb — ginomai — ghin'-om-ahee ) "to become, come to pass," is translated "was past" in Luke 9:36 ...

  • Pastor

    1: ποιμήν (Strong's #4166 — Noun Masculine — poimen — poy-mane' ) "a shepherd, one who tends herds or flocks" (not merely one who feeds them),...

  • Pasture

    1: νομή (Strong's #3542 — Noun Feminine — nome — nom-ah' ) denotes (a) "pasture, pasturage," figuratively in John 10:9; (b) "grazing, feeding," figurat...

  • Path

    1: τρίβος (Strong's #5147 — Noun Feminine — tribos — tree'-bos ) "a beaten track" (akin to tribo, "to rub, wear down"), "a path," is used in ...

  • Patience, Patient, Patiently

    A — 1: ὑπομονή (Strong's #5281 — Noun Feminine — hupomone — hoop-om-on-ay' ) lit., "an abiding under" (hupo, "under," meno, "to abi...

  • Patriarch

    1: πατριάρχης (Strong's #3966 — Noun Masculine — patriarches — pat-ree-arkh'-ace ) from patria, "a family," and archo, "to...

  • Pattern

    A — 1: τύπος (Strong's #5179 — Noun Masculine — tupos — too'-pos ) is translated "pattern" in Titus 2:7 , AV; Hebrews 8:5 (AV and RV). See ...

  • Pavement

    1: λιθόστρωτος (Strong's #3038 — Adjective — lithostrotos — lith-os'-tro-tos ) an adjective, denoting "paved with sto...

  • Pay, Payment

    1: ἀποδίδωμι (Strong's #591 — Verb — apodidomi — ap-od-eed'-o-mee ) "to give back, to render what is due, to pay," used of var...

  • Peace

    1: σιγάω (Strong's #4601 — Verb — sigao — see-gah'-o ) signifies (a), used intransitively, "to be silent" (from sige, "silence"), translated "to ho...

  • Peace, Peaceable, Peaceably

    A — 1: εἰρήνη (Strong's #1515 — Noun Feminine — eirene — i-rah'-nay ) "occurs in each of the books of the NT, save 1John and save in Ac...

  • Peacemaker

    1: εἰρηνοποιός (Strong's #1518 — Adjective — eirenopoios — i-ray-nop-oy-os' ) an adjective signifying peace making (...

  • Pearl

    1: μαργαρίτης (Strong's #3135 — Noun Masculine — margarites — mar-gar-ee'-tace ) "a pearl" (Eng., Margaret), occurs in Ma...

  • Peculiar

    * For PECULIAR see POSSESSION , B, No. 3, and C ...

  • Pen

    1: κάλαμος (Strong's #2563 — Noun Masculine — kalamos — kal'-am-os ) "a reed, reed pipe, flute, staff, measuring rod," is used of a "writ...

  • Pence, Penny, Pennyworth

    1: δηνάριον (Strong's #1220 — Noun Neuter — denarion — day-nar'-ee-on ) a Roman coin, a denarius, a little less than the value of th...

  • Pentecost

    1: πεντηκοστή (Strong's #4005 — Noun Feminine — pentekostos — pen-tay-kos-tay' ) an adjective denoting "fifieth," is used ...

  • Penury

    * For PENURY (Luke 21:4 , AV, RV, "want") see LACK ...

  • People

    1: λαός (Strong's #2992 — Noun Masculine — laos — lah-os' ) is used of (a) "the people at large," especially of people assembled, e.g., Matthew 27:25; ...

  • Peradventure

    A — 1: τάχα (Strong's #5029 — Adverb — tacha — takh'-ah ) primarily "quickly" (from tachus, "quick"), signifies "peradventure" in Romans 5:7; in ...

  • Perceive

    1: γινώσκω (Strong's #1097 — Verb — ginosko — ghin-oce'-ko ) "to know by experience and observation," is translated "to perceive" in Mat...

  • Perdition

    * For PERDITION see DESTRUCTION , No. 1 ...

  • Perfect, Perfectly

    A — 1: τελείως (Strong's #5049 — Adverb — teleios — tel-i'-oce ) signifies "having reached its end" (telos), "finished, complete, pe...

  • Perfection, Perfecting, Perfectness

    A — 1: κατάρτισις (Strong's #2676 — Noun Feminine — katartisis — kat-ar'-tis-is ) "a making fit," is used figurativel...

  • Perform, Performance

    1: τελέω (Strong's #5055 — Verb — teleo — tel-eh'-o ) "to finish," is translated "performed" in Luke 2:39 , AV: see ACCOMPLISH , No. 3. 2: O...

  • Perhaps

    1: τάχα (Strong's #5029 — Adverb — tacha — takh'-ah ) is translated "perhaps" in Philemon 1:15 . See PERADVENTURE. 2: ἄρα (...

  • Peril

    * For PERIL, see DANGER , Note: PERILOUS see GRIEVOUS ...

  • Perish

    1: ἀπόλλυμι (Strong's #622 — Verb — apollumi — ap-ol'-loo-mee ) "to destroy," signifies, in the Middle Voice, "to perish," and is t...

  • Perjured Person

    * For PERJURED PERSON see FORSWEAR ...

  • Permission

    1: συγγνώμη (Strong's #4774 — Noun Feminine — sungnome — soong-gno'-may ) lit., "a joint opinion, mind or understanding" (sun, "with...

  • Permit

    1: ἐπιτρέπω (Strong's #2010 — Verb — epitrepo — ep-ee-trep'-o ) lit., "to turn to" (epi, "to," trepo, "to turn"), "to entrust," sig...

  • Pernicious

    * For PERNICIOUS, 2 Peter 2:2 , AV, see LASCIVIOUS ...

  • Perplex, Perplexity

    A — 1: ἀπορέω (Strong's #639 — Verb — aporeo — ap-or-eh'-o ) is rendered "perplexed" in 2 Corinthians 4:8 , and in the most authentic m...

  • Persecute, Persecution

    A — 1: διώκω (Strong's #1377 — verb — dioko — dee-o'-ko ) has the meanings (a) "to put to flight, drive away," (b) "to pursue," whence the mea...

  • Persecutor

    1: διώκτης (Strong's #1376 — Noun Masculine — dioktes — dee-oke'-tace ) akin to dioko (see above), occurs in 1 Timothy 1:13 . ...

  • Perserverance

    1: προσκαρτέρησις (Strong's #4343 — Noun Feminine — proskarteresis — pros-kar-ter'-ay-sis ) occurs in ...

  • Person

    1: πρόσωπον (Strong's #4383 — Noun Neuter — prosopon — pros'-o-pon ) for the meaning of which see APPEARANCE , No. 2, is translated ...

  • Persons

    A — 1: προσωπολήμπτης (Strong's #4381 — Noun Masculine — prosoplemptes — pros-o-pol-ape'-tace ) d...

  • Persuade

    * in the Active Voice, signifies "to apply persuasion, to prevail upon or win over, to persuade," bringing about a change of mind by the influence of reason or moral considerations, e.g., in Matthew ...

  • Persuasion

    1: πεισμονή (Strong's #3988 — Noun Feminine — peismone — pice-mon-ay' ) akin to peitho, is used in Galatians 5:8 , where the meanin...

  • Persuasive, Persuasivness

    A — 1: πειθός (Strong's #3981 — Adjective — peithos — pi-thos' ) an adjective (akin to peitho), not found elsewhere, is translated "persu...

  • Pertain to

    : (Strong's # — — — ) Hebrews 7:13 , AV; see BELONG , Note (c), PARTAKE , B, No. 3. Notes: (1) In Romans 15:17 , the phrase ta pros, lit., "the (things) towards" is ...

  • Perverse, Pervert

    1: ἀποστρέφω (Strong's #654 — Verb — apostrepho — ap-os-tref'-o ) "to turn away" (apo, "from," strepho, "to turn"), is used me...

  • Pestilence, Pestilent Fellow

    1: λοιμός (Strong's #3061 — Noun Masculine — loimos — loy-mos' ) "a pestilence, any deadly infectious malady," is used in the plural in Luke ...

  • Petition

    1: αἴτημα (Strong's #155 — Noun Neuter — aitema — ah'ee-tay-mah ) from aiteo, "to ask" is rendered "petitions" in 1 John 5:15 : see ASK , B, ...

  • Pharisees

    1: Φαρισαῖος (Strong's #5330 — Noun Masculine — pharisaios — far-is-ah'-yos ) from an Aramaic word peras (found in Daniel 5:28...

  • Philosopher

    1: φιλόσοφος (Strong's #5386 — Noun Masculine — philosophos — fil-os'-of-os ) lit., "loving wisdom" (philos, "loving," sophia, ...

  • Philosophy

    1: φιλοσοφία (Strong's #5385 — Noun Feminine — philosophia — fil-os-of-ee'-ah ) denotes "the love and pursuit of wisdom," hence...

  • Phylactery

    1: φυλακτήριον (Strong's #5440 — Noun Neuter — phulakterion — foo-lak-tay'-ree-on ) primarily "an outpost," or "forti...

  • Physician

    1: ἰατρός (Strong's #2395 — Noun Masculine — iatros — ee-at-ros' ) akin to iaomai, "to heal," "a physician," occurs in Matthew 9:12; Mark 2...

  • Piece

    1: ἐπίβλημα (Strong's #1915 — Noun Neuter — epiblema — ep-ib'-lay-mah ) primariy denotes "that which is thrown over, a cover" (epi,...

  • Pierce

    1: διϊκνέομαι (Strong's #1338 — Verb — diikneomai — dee-ik-neh'-om-ahee ) "to go through, penetrate" (dia, "through," ikne...

  • Piety

    1: εὐσεβέω (Strong's #2151 — Verb — eusebeo — yoo-seb-eh'-o ) "to reverence, to show piety" towards any to whom dutiful regard is due (a...

  • Pigeon

    * For PIGEON see DOVE , No. 1 ...

  • Pilgrim

    1: παρεπίδημος (Strong's #3927 — Adjective — parepidemos — par-ep-id'-ay-mos ) an adjective signifying "sojourning in...

  • Pillar

    1: στῦλος (Strong's #4769 — Noun Masculine — stulos — stoo'-los ) "a column supporting the weight of a building," is used (a) metaphorically, ...

  • Pillow

    1: προσκεφάλαιον (Strong's #4344 — Noun Neuter — proskephalaion — pros-kef-al'-ahee-on ) denotes "a pillow,...

  • Pine Away

    1: ξηραίνω (Strong's #3583 — Verb — xeraino — xay-rah'ee-no ) "to dry up, wither," is rendered "pineth away" in Mark 9:18 . See DRY. ...

  • Pinnacle

    1: πτερύγιον (Strong's #4419 — Noun Neuter — pterugion — pter-oog'-ee-on ) denotes (a) "a little wing" (diminutive of pterux, "...

  • Pipe

    A — 1: αὐλός (Strong's #836 — Noun Masculine — aulos — ow-los' ) "a wind instrument," e.g., "a flute" (connected with aemi, "to blow"), occur...

  • Pipers

    * For PIPERS, Revelation 18:22 , AV, see FLUTE PLAYERS ...

  • Pit

    1: φρέαρ (Strong's #5421 — Noun Neuter — phrear — freh'-ar ) "a well, dug for water" (distinct from pege, "a fountain"), denotes "a pit" in Revela...

  • Pitch

    1: πήγνυμι (Strong's #4078 — Verb — pegnumi — payg'-noo-mee ) "to make fast, to fix" (cp. prospegnumi, Acts 2:23 , of crucifixion), is u...

  • Pitcher

    1: κεράμιον (Strong's #2765 — Noun Neuter — keramion — ker-am'-ee-on ) "an earthen vessel" (keramos, "potter's clay"), "a jar" or "j...

  • Pitiable

    1: ἐλεεινός (Strong's #1652 — Adjective — eleeinoteros — el-eh-i-nos' ) the comparative degree of eleeinos, "miserable, pitiable" (...

  • Pitiful, Pity

    1: πολύσπλαγχνος (Strong's #4184 — Adjective — polusplanchnos — pol-oo'-splankh-nos ) denotes "very pitiful...

  • Place

    A — 1: τόπος (Strong's #5117 — Noun Masculine — topos — top'-os ) (Eng., "topic," "topography," etc.,) is used of "a region" or "locality," fr...

  • Plague

    1: μάστιξ (Strong's #3148 — Noun Feminine — mastix — mas'-tix ) "a whip, scourge," Acts 22:24 , "by scourging;" Hebrews 11:36 , "scourgings,...

  • Plain

    * For PLAIN (Noun) see PLACE , A, Note (4) ...

  • Plain, Plainly, Plainness

    1: ὀρθῶς (Strong's #3723 — Adverb — orthos — or-thoce' ) "rightly" (from orthos, "straight"), is translated "plain," in Mark 7:35 , of restored s...

  • Plait

    1: πλέκω (Strong's #4120 — Verb — pleko — plek'-o ) "to weave, twist, plait," is used of the crown of thorns inflicted on Christ, Matthew 27:29; ...

  • Plaiting

    * For PLAITING (of the hair) see BRAIDED, Note (1) ...

  • Plank

    * For PLANK see BOARD ...

  • Plant

    A — 1: φυτεία (Strong's #5451 — Noun Feminine — phuteia — foo-ti'-ah ) firstly, "a planting," then "that which is planted, a plant" (from...

  • Platter

    1: παροψίς (Strong's #3953 — Noun Feminine — paropsis — par-op-sis' ) firstly, "a side dish of dainties" (para, "beside," opson, "cooked"...

  • Play

    1: παίζω (Strong's #3815 — Verb — paizo — paheed'-zo ) properly, "to play as a child" (pais), hence denotes "to play" as in dancing and making merr...

  • Plead

    1: ἐντυγχάνω (Strong's #1793 — Verb — entunchano — en-toong-khan'-o ) "to make petition," is used of the "pleading" of Elijah ...

  • Please, Pleasing, Well-Pleasing, Pleasure

    A — 1: ἀρέσκω (Strong's #700 — Verb — aresko — ar-es'-ko ) signifies (a) "to be pleasing to, be acceptable to," Matthew 14:6; Mark 6:2...

  • Pleasure

    A — 1: ἡδονή (Strong's #2237 — Noun Feminine — hedone — hay-don-ay' ) "pleasure," is used of the gratification of the natural desire or sinfu...

  • Plenteous

    1: πολύς (Strong's #4183 — Adjective — polus — pol-oos' ) "much," is rendered "plenteous" in Matthew 9:37 , of a harvest of souls, and Luke 10:2 ...

  • Plentifully

    * Note: This translates the prefix eu ("well") of the verb euphoreo, "to produce well," in Luke 12:16 , "brought forth plentifully." ...

  • Plot

    1: ἐπιβουλή (Strong's #1917 — Noun Feminine — epiboule — ep-ee-boo-lay' ) lit., "a plan against" (epi, "against," boule, "a counsel...

  • Plough, Plow

    A — 1: ἄροτρον (Strong's #723 — Noun Neuter — arotron — ar'-ot-ron ) from aroo, "to plough" occurs in Luke 9:62 . B — 1: &#...

  • Pluck

    1: τίλλω (Strong's #5089 — Verb — tillo — til'-lo ) is used of "plucking off ears of corn," Matthew 12:1; Mark 2:23; Luke 6:1 . In the Sept., I...

  • Poet

    1: ποιητής (Strong's #4163 — Noun Masculine — poietes — poy-ay-tace' ) primarily, "a maker," later "a doer" (poieo "to make, to do"), was...

  • Point, Points

    * Notes: Phrases. (1) In Hebrews 4:15 , "in all points" represents the phrase kata with the neuter plural of pas, "all," lit., "according to all (things)." (2) "To be at the point of death" is a tran...

  • Poison

    1: ἰός (Strong's #2447 — Noun Masculine — ios — ee-os' ) denotes "something active" as (a) "rust," as acting on metals, affecting their nature, James 5:3; ...

  • Pollute

    * For POLLUTE see DEFILE , A, No. 1 ...

  • Pollution

    1: ἀλίσγημα (Strong's #234 — Noun Neuter — alisgema — al-is'-ghem-ah ) akin to a late verb alisgeo, "to pollute," denotes "a pollut...

  • Pomp

    1: φαντασία (Strong's #5325 — Noun Feminine — phantasia — fan-tas-ee'-ah ) as a philosophic term, denoted "an imagination;" then, "a...

  • Ponder

    1: συμβάλλω (Strong's #4820 — Verb — sumballo — soom-bal'-lo ) "to throw together, confer," etc., has the meaning "to ponder," i.e.,...

  • Pool

    1: κολυμβήθρα (Strong's #2861 — Noun Feminine — kolumbethra — kol-oom-bay'-thrah ) denotes "a swimming pool" (akin to kolu...

  • Poor

    A — 1: πτωχός (Strong's #4434 — Adjective — ptochos — pto-khos' ) for which see BEG , B, has the broad sense of "poor," (a) literally, e....

  • Porch

    1: στοά (Strong's #4745 — Noun Feminine — stoa — sto-ah' ) "a portico," is used (a) of the "porches" at the pool of Bethesda, John 5:2; (b) of the cove...

  • Porter

    1: θυρωρός (Strong's #2377 — Noun Masculine — thuroros — Thoo-ro-ros' ) "a door-keeper" (thura, "a door," ouros, "a guardian"), is transl...

  • Portion

    A — 1: μέρος (Strong's #3313 — Noun Neuter — meros — mer'-os ) "a part," is translated "portion" in Matthew 24:51; Luke 12:46; 15:12 . See P...

  • Possess, Possession

    A — 1: κατέχω (Strong's #2722 — Verb — katecho — kat-ekh'-o ) "to hold fast, hold back," signifies "to possess," in 1 Corinthians 7:30; ...

  • Possessor

    1: κτήτωρ (Strong's #2935 — Noun Masculine — ktetor — ktay'-tore ) "a possessor, an owner" (akin to ktaomai, see POSSESS , No. 2), occurs in ...

  • Possible

    A — 1: δυνατός (Strong's #1415 — Adjective — dunatos — doo-nat-os' ) "strong, mighty, powerful, able (to do)," in its neuter form si...

  • Pot

    1: ξέστης (Strong's #3582 — Noun Masculine — xestes — xes'-tace ) was a Sicilian corruption of the Latin liquid measure sextarius, about a pin...

  • Potentate

    * For POTENTATE, used of God. 1 Timothy 6:15 , see AUTHORITY , No. 4 ...

  • Potter

    A — 1: κεραμεύς (Strong's #2763 — Noun Masculine — kerameus — ker-am-yooce' ) "a potter" (from kerannumi, "to mix," akin to ker...

  • Pound

    1: λίτρα (Strong's #3046 — Noun Feminine — litra — lee'-trah ) was a Sicilian coin, the equivalent of a Latin libra or as (whence the metric unit, ...

  • Pour

    1: βάλλω (Strong's #906 — Verb — ballo — bal'-lo ) "to throw," is used of "pouring" liquids, Matthew 26:12 , RV, marg., "cast" (of ointment); Joh...

  • Poverty

    1: πτωχεία (Strong's #4432 — Noun Feminine — ptocheia — pto-khi'-ah ) "destitution" (akin to ptocheuo, see POOR), is used of the "poverty...

  • Powder

    * For POWDER see GRIND ...

  • Power

    A — 1: δύναμις (Strong's #1411 — Noun Feminine — dunamis — doo'-nam-is ) for the different meanings of which see ABILITY , MIGHT , i...

  • Powerful, Powerfully

    A — 1: ἐνεργής (Strong's #1756 — Adjective — energes — en-er-gace' ) see ACTIVE. A — 2: ἰσχυρP...

  • Practice

    1: πράσσω (Strong's #4238 — Verb — prasso — pras'-so ) is translated by the verb "to practice" in the RV in the following passages (the AV now...

  • Practices

    * For PRACTICES see COVETOUS , B, No. 3 ...

  • Praetorium and Praetorian Guard

    * For PRAETORIUM and PRAETORIAN GUARD see PALACE ...

  • Praise

    A — 1: αἶνος (Strong's #136 — Noun Masculine — ainos — ah'ee-nos ) primarily "a tale, narration," came to denote "praise;" in the NT only of p...

  • Prate

    1: φλυαρέω (Strong's #5396 — Verb — phluareo — floo-ar-eh'-o ) signifies "to talk nonsense" (from phluo, "to babble;" cp. the adjective p...

  • Pray, Prayer

    A — 1: εὔχομαι (Strong's #2172 — Verb — euchomai — yoo'-khom-ahee ) "to pray (to God)," is used with this meaning in 2 Corinthians ...

  • Preach, Preaching

    A — 1: εὐαγγελίζω (Strong's #2097 — Verb — euangelizo — yoo-ang-ghel-id'-zo ) is almost always used of "the good new...

  • Preacher

    1: κῆρυξ (Strong's #2783 — Noun Masculine — kerux — kay'-roox ) "a herald" (akin to A, No. 2 and B, above), is used (a) of the "preacher" of the Go...

  • Precede

    1: φθάνω (Strong's #5348 — Verb — phthano — fthan'-o ) "to anticipate, to come sooner," is translated "shall (in no wise) precede" in 1 Thessaloni...

  • Precept

    1: ἐντολή (Strong's #1785 — Noun Feminine — entole — en-tol-ay' ) "a commandment," is translated "precept" in Mark 10:5 (RV, "commandment");...

  • Precious, Preciousness

    1: τίμιος (Strong's #5093 — Adjective — timios — tim'-ee-os ) translated "precious," e.g., in James 5:7; 1 Peter 1:19; 2 Pete...

  • Predestinate

    1: προορίζω (Strong's #4309 — Verb — proorizo — pro-or-id'-zo ) see DETERMINE. Note: This verb is to be distinguished fro...

  • Preeminence

    1: πρωτεύω (Strong's #4409 — Verb — proteuo — prote-yoo'-o ) "to be first" (protos), "to be preeminent," is used of Christ in relation to...

  • Prefer, Preferring

    1: προηγέομαι (Strong's #4285 — Verb — proegeomai — pro-ay-geh'-om-ahee ) "to go before and lead," is used in Romans 12:1...

  • Prejudice

    1: πρόκριμα (Strong's #4299 — Noun Neuter — prokrima — prok'-ree-mah ) denotes "pre-judging" (akin to prokrino, "to judge beforehand...

  • Premeditate

    * Note: This is the AV rendering of meletao, "to care for," which occurs in some mss. in Mark 13:11 , "(neither) do ye premeditate." It is absent from the best mss. See IMAGINE. ...

  • Preparation, Prepare, Prepared

    A — 1: ἑτοιμασία (Strong's #2091 — Noun Feminine — hetoimasia — het-oy-mas-ee'-ah ) denotes (a) "readiness," (b) "prepara...

  • Presbytery

    * For PRESBYTERY see ELDER, A and B ...

  • Presence

    A — 1: πρόσωπον (Strong's #4383 — Noun Neuter — prosopon — pros'-o-pon ) see FACE , No. 1 (also APPEARANCE, No. 2). A —...

  • Present

    A — 1: πάρειμι (Strong's #3918 — Verb — pareimi — par'-i-mee ) signifies (a) "to be by, at hand or present," of persons, e.g., Luke...

  • Presently

    * For PRESENTLY see FORTHWITH , No. 1, and IMMEDIATELY, No. 1 ...

  • Preserve

    1: τηρέω (Strong's #5083 — Verb — tereo — tay-reh'-o ) is translated "to preserve" in 1 Thessalonians 5:23 , where the verb is in the singular num...

  • Press

    * For PRESS (Noun) see CROWD, A ...

  • Presumptuous

    * For PRESUMPTUOUS see DARING, B ...

  • Pretense

    1: πρόφασις (Strong's #4392 — Noun Feminine — prophasis — prof'-as-is ) see CLOKE (Pretense), No. 2. ...

  • Prevail

    1: ἰσχύω (Strong's #2480 — Verb — ischuo — is-khoo'-o ) "to be strong, powerful," is translated "to prevail" in Acts 19:16,20; Revelation 12:8 ....

  • Prevent

    * For PREVENT, 1 Thessalonians 4:15 , AV, see PRECEDE: Matthew 17:25 , AV, see SPEAK No. 11 ...

  • Price

    A — 1: τιμή (Strong's #5092 — Noun Feminine — time — tee-may' ) denotes "a valuing," hence, objectively, (a) "price paid or received," Matthew 27:...

  • Prick

    * For PRICK (Noun) see GOAD ...

  • Pride

    A — 1: ἀλαζονεία (Strong's #212 — Noun Feminine — alazonia[-eia] — al-ad-zon-i'-a ) is translated "pride" in 1 John 2:16...

  • Priest

    1: ἱερεύς (Strong's #2409 — Noun Masculine — hiereus — hee-er-yooce' ) "one who offers sacrifice and has the charge of things pertaining ther...

  • Prince

    1: ἀρχηγός (Strong's #747 — Adjective — archegos — ar-khay-gos' ) primarily an adjective signifying "originating, beginning," is used as...

  • Principal

    1: πρῶτος (Strong's #4413 — Adjective — protos — pro'-tos ) "first," is translated "principal men" in the RV of Luke 19:47; Acts 25:2 . See ...

  • Principality

    1: ἀρχή (Strong's #746 — Noun Feminine — arche — ar-khay' ) "beginning, government, rule," is used of supramundane beings who exercise rule, called "pr...

  • Principles

    1: ἀρχή (Strong's #746 — Noun Feminine — arche — ar-khay' ) "beginning," is used in Hebrews 6:1 , in its relative significance, of the beginning of th...

  • Print

    1: τύπος (Strong's #5179 — Noun Masculine — tupos — too'-pos ) for which see ENSAMPLE , No. 1, is translated "print" in John 20:25 (twice), of the...

  • Prison Keeper

    * For PRISON KEEPER see JAILOR ...

  • Prison, Prison-House

    1: δεσμωτήριον (Strong's #1201 — Noun Neuter — desmoterion — des-mo-tay'-ree-on ) "a place of bonds" (from desmos, "a...

  • Prisoner

    1: δέσμιος (Strong's #1198 — Adjective — desmios — des'-mee-os ) an adjective, primarily denotes "binding, bound," then, as a noun, "the ...

  • Private, Privately

    A — 1: ἴδιος (Strong's #2398 — Adjective — idios — id'-ee-os ) one's own, is translated "private" in 2 Peter 1:20 (see under INTERPRETATION)....

  • Privily

    1: λάθρᾳ (Strong's #2977 — Adverb — lathra — lath'-rah ) "secretly, covertly" (from a root lath---, indicating "unnoticed, unknown," seen in lanth...

  • Privy

    1: σύν (Strong's #4862 — Preposition — sunoida — soon ) see KNOW , No. 6 ...

  • Prize

    1: βραβεῖον (Strong's #1017 — Noun Neuter — brabeion — brab-i'-on ) "a prize bestowed in connection with the games" (akin to brabeus...

  • Probation

    * For PROBATION, RV in Romans 5:4 , see EXPERIENCE , No. 2 ...

  • Proceed

    1: ἐκπορεύομαι (Strong's #1607 — Verb — ekporeuomai — ek-por-yoo'-om-ahee ) "to go forth," is translated "to proceed...

  • Proclaim

    1: κηρύσσω (Strong's #2784 — Verb — kerusso — kay-roos'-so ) is translated "to proclaim" in the RV, for AV, "to preach," in Matthew 10:2...

  • Proconsul

    1: ἀνθύπατος (Strong's #446 — Noun Masculine — anthupatos — anth-oo'-pat-os ) from anti, "instead of," and hupatos, "supreme,"...

  • Profane

    A — 1: βέβηλος (Strong's #952 — Adjective — bebelos — beb'-ay-los ) primarily, "permitted to be trodden, accessible" (from baino, "t...

  • Profess, Profession

    A — 1: ἐπαγγέλλομαι (Strong's #1861 — Verb — epangello — ep-ang-el'-lo ) "to announce, proclaim, profess,"...

  • Profit, Profitable, Profiting

    A — 1: ὠφέλεια (Strong's #5622 — Noun Feminine — opheleia — o-fel'-i-ah ) primarily denotes "assistance;" then, "advantage, benefit...

  • Progress

    1: προκοπή (Strong's #4297 — — prokope — prok-op-ay' ) is translated "progress" in Philippians 1:12,25; 1 Timothy 4:15 : see FURTHERAN...

  • Prolong

    1: παρατείνω (Strong's #3905 — Verb — parateino — par-at-i'-no ) "to stretch out along" (para, "along," teino, "to stretch"), i...

  • Promise

    A — 1: ἐπαγγελία (Strong's #1860 — Noun Feminine — epangelia — ep-ang-el-ee'-ah ) primarily a law term, denoting "a summo...

  • Pronounce

    1: λέγω (Strong's #3004 — Verb — lego — leg'-o ) "to say, declare," is rendered "pronounceth (blessing)" in Romans 4:6 , RV, which necessarily repeats ...

  • Proof

    1: δοκιμή (Strong's #1382 — Noun Feminine — dokime — dok-ee-may' ) see EXPERIENCE , No. 2. 2: δοκίμιο&#...

  • Proper

    1: ἀστεῖος (Strong's #791 — Adjective — asteios — as-ti'-os ) is translated "proper" in Hebrews 11:23 , RV, "goodly:" see BEAUTIFUL , N...

  • Prophecy, Prophesy, Prophesying

    A — 1: προφητεία (Strong's #4394 — Noun Feminine — propheteia — prof-ay-ti'-ah ) signifies "the speaking forth of the mind...

  • Prophet

    1: προφήτης (Strong's #4396 — Noun Masculine — prophetes — prof-ay'-tace ) "one who speaks forth or openly" (see PROPHECY , A), "a p...

  • Prophetess

    1: προφῆτις (Strong's #4398 — Noun Feminine — prophetis — prof-ay'-tis ) the feminine of prophetes (see above), is used of Anna, Lu...

  • Propitiation

    A — 1: ἱλάσκομαι (Strong's #2433 — Verb — hilaskomai — hil-as'-kom-ahee ) was used amongst the Greeks with the significan...

  • Proportion

    1: ἀναλογία (Strong's #356 — Noun Feminine — analogia — an-al-og-ee'-ah ) Cp. Eng., "analogy," signified in classical Greek "the ri...

  • Proselyte

    1: προσήλυτος (Strong's #4339 — Adjective — proselutos — pros-ah'-loo-tos ) akin to proserchomai, "to come to," primarily ...

  • Prosper

    1: εὐοδόω (Strong's #2137 — Verb — euodoo — yoo-od-o'-o ) "to help on one's way" (eu, "well," hodos, "a way or journey"), is used in the Pass...

  • Protest

    * Note: In 1 Corinthians 15:31 , "I protest by" is a rendering of ne, a particle of strong affirmation used in oaths. In the Sept., Genesis 42:15,16 . ...

  • Proud

    1: ὑπερήφανος (Strong's #5244 — Adjective — huperephanos — hoop-er-ay'-fan-os ) signifies "showing oneself above others, ...