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436 terms and definitions for "S"

  • Sabachthani

    1: σαβαχθάνι (Strong's #4518 — Aramaic transliteration — sabachthanei — sab-akh-than-ee' ) an Aramaic word signifying "Thou has...

  • Sabaoth

    1: σαβαώθ (Strong's #4519 — Noun — sabaoth — sab-ah-owth' ) is the transliteration of a Hebrew word which denotes "hosts" or "armies," Romans...

  • Sabbath

    1: σάββατον (Strong's #4521 — Noun Neuter — sabbaton | sabbata — sab'-bat-on ) the latter, the plural form was transliterated from t...

  • Sackcloth

    1: σάκκος (Strong's #4526 — Noun Masculine — sakkos — sak'-kos ) "a warm material woven from goat's or camel's hair," and hence of a dark colo...

  • Sacred

    1: ἱερός (Strong's #2413 — Adjective — hieros — hee-er-os' ) denotes "consecrated to God," e.g., the Scriptures, 2 Timothy 3:15 , RV, "sacred" (A...

  • Sacrifice

    A — 1: θυσία (Strong's #2378 — Noun Feminine — thusia — thoo-see'-ah ) primarily denotes "the act of offering;" then, objectively, "that which...

  • Sacrilege

    * For SACRILEGE see ROBBER , No. 2, Romans 2:22 ...

  • Sad

    * For SAD see COUNTENANCE ...

  • Sadducees

    * For SADDUCEES see under PHARISEES ...

  • Safe, Safely, Safety

    A — 1: ἀσφαλής (Strong's #804 — Adjective — asphales — as-fal-ace' ) "certain, secure, safe" (from a, negative, and sphallo, "to tr...

  • Sail

    * For SAIL (Noun, Acts 27:17 , AV) see GEAR ...

  • Sailing

    * For SAILING see VOYAGE ...

  • Sailors

    * For SAILORS see MARINERS ...

  • Saint, Saints

    1: ἅγιος (Strong's #40 — Adjective — hagios — hag'-ee-os ) for the meaning and use of which see HOLY , B, No. 1, is used as a noun in the singular ...

  • Sake

    * For SAKE (for the) see +, p. 9 ...

  • Salt, Saltness

    A — 1: ἅλς (Strong's #251 — Noun Masculine — halas — halce ) a late form of hals (found in some mss. in Mark 9:49 ), is used (a) literally in Matthew ...

  • Salutation and Salute

    * For SALUTATION and SALUTE see GREET ...

  • Salvation

    A — 1: σωτηρία (Strong's #4991 — Noun Feminine — soteria — so-tay-ree'-ah ) denotes "deliverance, preservation, salvation." "Salvati...

  • Same

    1: αὐτός (Strong's #846 — pronoun — autos — ow-tos' ) denotes "the same" when preceded by the article, and either with a noun following, e.g., Ma...

  • Sanctification, Sanctify

    A — 1: ἁγιασμός (Strong's #38 — Noun Masculine — hagiasmos — hag-ee-as-mos' ) "sanctification," is used of (a) separation to G...

  • Sanctuary

    1: ἅγιον (Strong's #39 — Adjective — hagion — hag'-ee-on ) the neuter of the adjective hagios, "holy," is used of those structures which are set ap...

  • Sand

    1: ἄμμος (Strong's #285 — Noun Feminine — ammos — am'-mos ) "sand" or "sandy ground," describes (a) an insecure foundation, Matthew 7:26; (b) numb...

  • Sandal

    1: σανδάλιον (Strong's #4547 — — sandalion — san-dal'-ee-on ) a diminutive of sandalon, probably a Persian word, Mark 6:9; A...

  • Sapphire

    1: σάπφιρος (Strong's #4552 — Noun Feminine — sappheiros — sap'-fi-ros ) is mentioned in Revelation 21:19 (RV, marg., "lapis lazuli...

  • Sardius, Sardine

    1: σάρδινος (Strong's #4555 — Adjective — sardion | sardinos — sar'-dee-nos ) denotes "the sardian stone." Sardius is the word in th...

  • Sardonyx

    1: σαρδόνυξ (Strong's #4557 — Noun Masculine — sardonux — sar-don'-oox ) a name which indicates the formation of the gem, a layer of...

  • Satan

    1: Σατανᾶς (Strong's #4567 — Noun Masculine — satanas — sat-an-as' ) a Greek form derived from the Aramaic (Heb., Satan), "an adversary,"...

  • Satisfy

    1: χορτάζω (Strong's #5526 — Verb — chortazo — khor-tad'-zo ) "to fill or satisfy with food," is translated "satisfy" in Mark 8:4 , AV (...

  • Satisfying

    * For SATISFYING, Colossians 2:23 , AV, see INDULGENCE ...

  • Save

    * For SAVE (Preposition) see +, p. 9 ...

  • Save, Saving

    A — 1: σῴζω (Strong's #4982 — Verb — sozo — sode'-zo ) "to save," is used (as with the noun soteria, "salvation") (a) of material and temporal deli...

  • Saving

    1: παρεκτός (Strong's #3924 — Adverb — parektos — par-ek-tos' ) used as a preposition, denotes "saving," Matthew 5:32 (in some mss....

  • Savior

    1: παρεκτός (Strong's #3924 — Adverb — soter — par-ek-tos' ) "a savior, deliverer, preserver," is used (a) of God, Luke 1:47; 1 Ti...

  • Savor

    A — 1: εὐωδία (Strong's #2175 — Noun Feminine — euodia — yoo-o-dee'-ah ) "fragrance" (eu, "well," ozo, "to smell"), is used metaphorical...

  • Saw Asunder

    1: πρίζω (Strong's #4249 — Verb — prizo | prio — prid'-zo ) "to saw asunder," occurs in Hebrews 11:37 . Some have seen here a reference to the tra...

  • Say

    1: λέγω (Strong's #3004 — Verb — lego — leg'-o ) primarily, "to pick out, gather," chiefly denotes "to say, speak, affirm," whether of actual speech, e....

  • Saying

    1: λόγος (Strong's #3056 — Noun Masculine — logos — log'-os ) "a word," as embodying a conception or idea, denotes among its various meanings, "a s...

  • Scale

    1: λεπίς (Strong's #3013 — Noun Feminine — lepis — lep-is' ) from lepo, "to peel," occurs in Acts 9:18 . ...

  • Scarce, Scarcely

    * For SCARCE, SCARCELY see DIFFICULTY ...

  • Scarlet

    1: κόκκινος (Strong's #2847 — Adjective — kokkinos — kok'-kee-nos ) is derived from kokkos, used of the "berries" (clusters of the e...

  • Scatter

    1: σκορπίζω (Strong's #4650 — Verb — skorpizo — skor-pid'-zo ) is used in Matthew 12:30; Luke 11:23; John 10:12; 16:32; 2 Corint...

  • Sceptre

    * For SCEPTRE see ROD ...

  • Schism

    1: σχίσμα (Strong's #4978 — Noun Neuter — schisma — skhis'-mah ) "a rent, division," is translated "schism" in 1 Corinthians 12:25 , metaphor...

  • School

    1: σχολή (Strong's #4981 — Noun Feminine — schole — schol-ay' ) (whence Eng., "school") primarily denotes "leisure," then, "that for which leisure ...

  • Schoolmaster

    * For SCHOOLMASTER, Galatians 3:24,25 , see INSTRUCTOR , B, No. 1 ...

  • Science

    1: γνῶσις (Strong's #1108 — Noun Feminine — gnosis — gno'-sis ) is translated "science" in the AV of 1 Timothy 6:20; the word simply means "k...

  • Scoff

    1: ἐκμυκτηρίζω (Strong's #1592 — Verb — ekmukterizo — ek-mook-ter-id'-zo ) "to hold up the nose in derision at" (ek,...

  • Scoffers

    * For SCOFFERS, 2 Peter 3:3 , AV, see MOCKERS ...

  • Scorch, Scorching

    A — 1: καυματίζω (Strong's #2739 — Verb — kaumatizo — kow-mat-id'-zo ) "to scorch" (from kauma, "heat"), is used (a) of se...

  • Scorn

    * For SCORN see LAUGH ...

  • Scorpion

    1: σκορπίος (Strong's #4651 — Noun Masculine — skorpios — skor-pee'-os ) akin to skorpizo, "to scatter" (which see), is a small anim...

  • Scourge

    A — 1: φραγέλλιον (Strong's #5416 — Noun Neuter — phragellion — frag-el'-le-on ) "a whip" (from Latin, flagellum), is...

  • Scourging

    1: μάστιξ (Strong's #3148 — Noun Feminine — mastix — mas'-tix ) "a whip, scourge," is used (a) with the meaning "scourging," in Acts 22:24 , ...

  • Scribe

    1: γραμματεύς (Strong's #1122 — Noun Masculine — grammateus — gram-mat-yooce' ) from gramma, "a writing," denotes "a scrib...

  • Scrip

    * For SCRIP see WALLET ...

  • Scripture

    1: γραφή (Strong's #1124 — Noun Feminine — graphe — graf-ay' ) akin to grapho, "to write" (Eng., "graph," "graphic," etc.), primarily denotes "a dr...

  • Scroll

    1: βιβλίον (Strong's #975 — Noun Neuter — biblion — bib-lee'-on ) the diminutive of biblos, "a book," is used in Revelation 6:14 , of "a...

  • Sea

    A — 1: θάλασσα (Strong's #2281 — Noun Feminine — thalassa — thal'-as-sah ) is used (a) chiefly literally, e.g., "the Red Sea," Acts...

  • Seal

    A — 1: σφραγίς (Strong's #4973 — Noun Feminine — sphragis — sfrag-ece' ) denotes (a) "a seal" or "signet," Revelation 7:2 , "the se...

  • Seam

    1: ἄραφος (Strong's #729 — Noun Masculine — araphos | arrhaphos — ar'-hraf-os ) denotes "without seam" (a, negative, and rhapto, "to sew"), J...

  • Search

    1: ἐραυνάω (Strong's #2045 — Verb — eraunao | ereunao — er-yoo-nah'-o ) an earlier form, "to search, examine," is used (a) of God, as "s...

  • Seared

    * For SEARED see BRANDED ...

  • Season

    A — 1: καιρός (Strong's #2540 — Noun Masculine — kairos — kahee-ros' ) primarily, "due measure, fitness, proportion," is used in the NT t...

  • Seat

    A — 1: καθέδρα (Strong's #2515 — Noun Feminine — kathedra — kath-ed'-rah ) from kata, "down," and hedra, "a seat," denotes "a seat" ...

  • Second, Secondarily, Secondly

    1: δεύτερος (Strong's #1208 — Adjective — deuteros — dyoo'-ter-os ) denotes "second in order" with or without the idea of time, e.g....

  • Secret, Secretly

    A — 1: κρυπτός (Strong's #2927 — Adjective — kruptos — kroop-tos' ) "secret, hidden" (akin to krupto, "to hide"), Eng., "crypt," "cr...

  • Sect

    1: αἵρεσις (Strong's #139 — Noun Feminine — hairesis — hah'ee-res-is ) "a choosing," is translated "sect" throughout the Acts, except in ...

  • Secure

    1: περικρατής (Strong's #4031 — Adjective — perikrates — per-ee-krat-ace' ) an adjective, signifies "having full command o...

  • Security

    1: ἱκανός (Strong's #2425 — Adjective — hikanos — hik-an-os' ) "sufficient," is used in its neuter form with the article, as a noun, in Acts...

  • Sedition

    A — 1: στάσις (Strong's #4714 — Noun Feminine — stasis — stas'-is ) "a dissension, an insurrection," is translated "sedition" in Acts 24...

  • Seduce, Seducing

    A — 1: πλανάω (Strong's #4105 — Verb — planao — plan-ah'-o ) "to cause to wander, lead astray," is translated "to seduce" in 1 John 2:26...

  • Seducers

    * For SEDUCERS see IMPOSTORS ...

  • See, Seeing

    A — 1: βλέπω (Strong's #991 — Verb — blepo — blep'-o ) "to have sight," is used of bodily vision, e.g., Matthew 11:4; and mental, e.g., Matt...

  • Seed

    1: σπέρμα (Strong's #4690 — Noun Neuter — sperma — sper'-mah ) akin to speiro, "to sow" (Eng., "sperm," "spermatic," etc.), has the following ...

  • Seeing, Seeing That

    * For SEEING, SEEING THAT (conjunction), see +, p. 9 ...

  • Seek

    1: ζητέω (Strong's #2212 — Verb — zeteo — dzay-teh'-o ) signifies (a) "to seek, to seek for," e.g., Matthew 7:7,8; 13:45; Luke 24:5; John 6:24; ...

  • Seem

    1: δοκέω (Strong's #1380 — verb — dokeo — dok-eh'-o ) denotes (a) "to be of opinion" (akin to doxa, "opinion"), e.g., Luke 8:18 , RV, "thinketh" (...

  • Seemly, RV

    * For SEEMLY, RV, see COMELY , Band Note (2) Note: In 1 Peter 2:12 , RV, kalos, "good, fair," is rendered "seemly." ...

  • Seize

    1: συλλαμβάνω (Strong's #4815 — Verb — sullambano — sool-lam-ban'-o ) lit., "to take together" (sun, "with," lambano, "to ...

  • Self, Selves

    1: αὐτόματος (Strong's #844 — Adjective — automatos — ow-tom'-at-os ) "of oneself" (Eng., "automatic," "automaton," etc.), is ...

  • Self-Condemned

    * For SELF-CONDEMNED see CONDEMN , C, No. 1 ...

  • Self-Control

    1: ἀκρατής (Strong's #193 — Adjective — akrates — ak-rat'-ace ) "powerless" (a, negative, kratos, "strength"), is rendered "without self...

  • Self-Willed

    1: αὐθάδης (Strong's #829 — Adjective — authades — ow-thad'-ace ) "self-pleasing" (autos, "self," hedomai, "to please"), denotes one who...

  • Selfsame

    * Notes: (1) In 2 Corinthians 5:5 , AV, auto touto, "this thing itself," "this very thing," RV, is rendered "the selfsame;" in 2 Corinthians 7:11 , RV and AV, "this selfsame thing." (2) In Matthew ...

  • Sell

    1: πωλέω (Strong's #4453 — Verb — poleo — po-leh'-o ) "to exchange or barter, to sell," is used in the latter sense in the NT, six times in Matthew...

  • Seller

    * For SELLER see PURPLE ...

  • Senate

    1: γερουσία (Strong's #1087 — Noun Feminine — gerousia — gher-oo-see'-ah ) "a council of elders" (from geron, "an old man," a term w...

  • Send

    1: ἀποστέλλω (Strong's #649 — Verb — apostello — ap-os-tel'-lo ) lit., "to send forth" (apo, "from"), akin to apostolos, "an a...

  • Senseless

    * For SENSELESS see FOOLISH , No. 4 ...

  • Senses

    1: αἰσθητήριον (Strong's #145 — Noun Neuter — aistheterion — ahee-sthay-tay'-ree-on ) "sense, the faculty of percept...

  • Sensual

    * For SENSUAL see NATURAL , A, No. 2 ...

  • Sentence

    A — 1: κρίμα (Strong's #2917 — Noun Neuter — krima — kree'-mah ) "a judgment," a decision passed on the faults of others, is used especially o...

  • Separate

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

  • Separations

    * For SEPARATIONS see No. 3, above ...

  • Sepulchre

    1: τάφος (Strong's #5028 — Noun Masculine — taphos — taf'-os ) akin to thapto, "to bury," originally "a burial," then, "a place for burial, a tomb,...

  • Sergeant

    1: ῥαβδοῦχος (Strong's #4465 — Noun Masculine — rhabdouchos — hrab-doo'-khos ) "a rod bearer" (rhabdos, "a rod," echo, "to hol...

  • Serpent

    1: ὄφις (Strong's #3789 — Noun Masculine — ophis — of'-is ) the characteristics of the "serpent" as alluded to in Scripture are mostly evil (though Mat...

  • Servant

    A — 1: δοῦλος (Strong's #1401 — Noun — doulos — doo'-los ) an adjective, signifying "in bondage," Romans 6:19 (neuter plural, agreeing w...

  • Serve

    1: διακονέω (Strong's #1247 — Verb — diakoneo — dee-ak-on-eh'-o ) "to minister" (akin to diakonos, No. 2, above), "to render any kin...

  • Service, Serving

    1: διακονία (Strong's #1248 — Noun Feminine — diakonia — dee-ak-on-ee'-ah ) is rendered "service" in Romans 15:31 , AV; "serving" i...

  • Set

    A — 1: ἵστημι (Strong's #2476 — Verb — histemi — his'-tay-mee ) "to cause to stand," is translated "to set" in Matthew 4:5 (aorist tense...

  • Setter Forth

    1: καταγγελεύς (Strong's #2604 — Noun Masculine — katangeleus — kat-ang-gel-yooce' ) "a proclaimer, herald" (akin to ...

  • Settle

    1: τίθημι (Strong's #5087 — Verb — tithemi — tith'-ay-mee ) "to put, place," is translated "settle (it therefore in your hearts)" in Luke 21:...

  • Seven

    1: ἑπτά (Strong's #2033 — Noun — hepta — hep-tah' ) whence Eng. words beginning with "hept," corresponds to the Heb. sheba' (which is akin to saba', si...

  • Seven Times

    1: ἑπτάκις (Strong's #2034 — Adverb — heptakis — hep-tak-is' ) occurs in Matthew 18:21,22; Luke 17:4 (twice). ...

  • Seventh

    1: ἕβδομος (Strong's #1442 — Adjective — hebdomos — heb'-dom-os ) occurs in John 4:52; Hebrews 4:4 (twice); Jude 1:14; Revelation 8:...

  • Seventy

    1: ἑβδομήκοντα (Strong's #1440 — Noun — hebdomekonta — heb-dom-ay'-kon-tah ) occurs in Luke 10:1,17; in Acts 7:14 ...

  • Seventy Times

    1: ἑβδομηκοντάκις (Strong's #1441 — Adverb — hebdomekontakis — heb-dom-ay-kon-tak-is' ) occurs in Ma...

  • Sever

    1: καταργέω (Strong's #2673 — Verb — katargeo — kat-arg-eh'-o ) lit., "to reduce to inactivity" (see ABOLISH , where all the ocurren...

  • Several

    1: ἴδιος (Strong's #2398 — Adjective — idios — id'-ee-os ) "one's own," is translated "several (ability)," in Matthew 25:15 . Note: For...

  • Severally

    1: ἴδιος (Strong's #2398 — Adjective — idia — id'-ee-os ) the dative case, feminine, of idios (see above), is used adverbially, signifying "several...

  • Severity

    1: ἀποτομία (Strong's #663 — Noun Feminine — apotomia — ap-ot-om-ee'-ah ) "steepness, sharpness" (apo, "off," temno, "to cut;" tome...

  • Sew

    1: ἐπιράπτω (Strong's #1976 — Verb — epirapto | epirrhapto — ep-ir-hrap'-to ) (epi, "upon," rhapto, "to sew or stitch"), is used in...

  • Shadow

    1: σκιά (Strong's #4639 — Noun Feminine — skia — skee'-ah ) is used (a) of "a shadow," caused by the interception of light, Mark 4:32 , Acts 5:15; met...

  • Shadowing

    * For SHADOWING, Hebrews 9:5 , AV, see OVERSHADOW ...

  • Shake

    1: σαλεύω (Strong's #4531 — Verb — saleuo — sal-yoo'-o ) "to agitate shake," primarily of the action of stormy winds, waves, etc., is used (a)...

  • Shall

    1: μέλλω (Strong's #3195 — Verb — mello — mel'-lo ) "to be about (to be or do)," is used of purpose, certainty, compulsion or necessity. It is rend...

  • Shambles

    1: μάκελλον (Strong's #3111 — Noun Neuter — makellon — mak'-el-lon ) a term of late Greek borrowed from the Latin macellum, denotes ...

  • Shame

    A — 1: ἀτιμία (Strong's #819 — Noun Feminine — atimia — at-ee-mee'-ah ) signifies (a) "shame, disgrace," Romans 1:26 , "vile (passions)...

  • Shamefastness

    1: αἰδώς (Strong's #127 — Noun Feminine — aidos — ahee-doce' ) "a sense of shame, modesty," is used regarding the demeanor of women in the church,...

  • Shamefully

    * Note: This forms part of the rendering of (a) atimazo, Mark 12:4 , Luke 20:11 , see DISHONOR , C, No. 1, ENTREAT, Note, HANDLE, No. 4; (b) hubrizo, "to insult," Acts 14:5 , RV; 1 Thessalonians 2...

  • Shape

    1: εἶδος (Strong's #1491 — Noun Neuter — eidos — i'-dos ) rendered "shape" in the AV of Luke 3:22; John 5:37 : see FORM , No. 4. 2: ὁ ...

  • Sharers

    * For SHARERS (Hebrews 2:14 ) see PARTAKE , B, No. 1. ...

  • Sharp, Sharper, Sharply, Sharpness

    A — 1: ὀξύς (Strong's #3691 — Adjective — oxus — ox-oos' ) denotes (a) "sharp" (Eng., "oxy---,)," said of a sword, Revelation 1:16; 2:12; 19:15; ...

  • Shave

    1: ξυράω (Strong's #3587 — Verb — xurao — xoo-rah'-o ) a late form of xureo, or xuro, from xuron, "a razor," occurs in Acts 21:24 (Middle Voice), ...

  • She

    * Note: The words under HE in their feminine forms are used for this pronoun. ...

  • Shear, Shearer, Shorn

    1: κείρω (Strong's #2751 — Verb — keiro — ki'-ro ) is used (a) of "shearing sheep," Acts 8:32 , "shearer," lit., "the (one) shearing:" (b) in the ...

  • Sheath

    1: θήκη (Strong's #2336 — Noun Feminine — theke — thay'-kay ) "a place to put something in" (akin to tithemi, "to put"), "a receptacle, chest, case," is...

  • Shed

    1: ἐκχέω (Strong's #1632 — Verb — ekcheo — ek-kheh'-o, ek-khoo'-no ) "to pour out," is translated "to shed" or "to shed forth" in Acts 2:...

  • Sheep

    1: πρόβατον (Strong's #4263 — Noun Neuter — probaton — prob'-at-on ) from probaino, "to go forward," i.e., of the movement of quadru...

  • Sheep Gate, Sheep Market

    1: προβατικός (Strong's #4262 — Adjective — probatikos — prob-at-ik-os' ) an adjective, used in the grammatically feminine...

  • Sheepfold

    * For SHEEPFOLD see FOLD ...

  • Sheepskin

    1: μηλωτή (Strong's #3374 — Noun Feminine — melote — may-lo-tay' ) from melon, "a sheep or goat," occurs in Hebrews 11:37 . In the Sept., 1 ...

  • Sheet

    1: ὀθόνη (Strong's #3607 — Noun Feminine — othone — oth-on'-ay ) primarily denoted "fine linen," later, "a sheet," Acts 10:11; 11:5 . Cp. othonio...

  • Shekel, Half Shekel

    1: στατήρ (Strong's #4715 — Noun Masculine — stater — stat-air' ) a teradrachmon or four drachmae, originally 224 grains, in Tyrian currency, ...

  • Shepherd

    1: ποιμήν (Strong's #4166 — Noun Masculine — poimen — poy-mane' ) is used (a) in its natural significance, Matthew 9:36; 25:32; Mark 6:34; ...

  • Shew

    1: δεικνύω (Strong's #1166 — Verb — deiknumi | deiknuo — dike-noo'-o ) denotes (a) "to show, exhibit," e.g., Matthew 4:8; 8:4; John 5:2...

  • Shew before

    * For SHEW BEFORE see FORESHEW ...

  • Shewbread

    * Note: The phrase rendered "the shewbread" is formed by the combination of the nouns prothesis, "a setting forth" (pro, "before," tithemi, "to place") and artos, "a loaf" (in the plural), each with t...

  • Shewing

    1: ἀνάδειξις (Strong's #323 — Noun Feminine — anadeixis — an-ad'-ike-sis ) "a shewing forth" (ana, "up or forth," and deiknumi...

  • Shield

    1: θυρεός (Strong's #2375 — Noun Masculine — thureos — thoo-reh-os' ) formerly meant "a stone for closing the entrance of a cave;" then, "a sh...

  • Shine, Shining

    A — 1: φαίνω (Strong's #5316 — Verb — phaino — fah'ee-no ) "to cause to appear," denotes, in the Active Voice, "to give light, shine," John 1...

  • Ship

    * For OWNER OF THE SHIP see OWNER , No. 2 ...

  • Ship, Shipping

    1: πλοῖον (Strong's #4143 — Noun Neuter — ploion — ploy'-on ) akin to pleo, "to sail," a boat or a ship, always rendered appropriately "boat" ...

  • Shipmaster

    * For SHIPMASTER see MASTER , A, No. 7 ...

  • Shipmen

    * For SHIPMEN see MARINERS ...

  • Shipwreck

    1: ναυαγέω (Strong's #3489 — Verb — nauageo — now-ag-eh'-o ) signifies (a) literally, "to suffer shipwreck" (naus, "a ship," agnumi, "to ...

  • Shivers

    * For SHIVERS (Revelation 2:27 ) see BREAK , A, No. 5 ...

  • Shod

    * For SHOD see BIND , No. 3 ...

  • Shoe

    1: ὑπόδημα (Strong's #5266 — Noun Neuter — hupodema — hoop-od'-ah-mah ) denotes "a sole bound under the foot" (hupo, "under," deo, "to b...

  • Shoot Forth

    1: προβάλλω (Strong's #4261 — Verb — proballo — prob-al'-lo ) lit., "to throw before," is used of "the putting forth of leaves, blos...

  • Shore

    * For SHORE see BEACH and LIP ...

  • Short

    * For SHORT (Adjective and Adverb) see LITTLE , A, No. 2 and B, No. 2. Note: In 1 Thessalonians 2:17 , "a short season," is lit., "a season of an hour" (hora); see HOUR , SEASON , No. 1. ...

  • Short, Shorten

    1: κολοβόω (Strong's #2856 — Verb — koloboo — kol-ob-o'-o ) denotes "to cut off, amputate" (kolobos, "docked"); hence, "to curtail, short...

  • Shortly

    1: εὐθέως (Strong's #2112 — Adverb — eutheos — yoo-theh'-oce ) "straightway, directly," is translated "shortly" in 3 John 1:14 . The general...

  • Should

    * Note: This is frequently part of the translation of the tense of a verb. Otherwise it translates the following: 1: μέλλω (Strong's #3195 — Verb — mell...

  • Shoulder

    1: ὦμος (Strong's #5606 — Noun Masculine — omos — o'-mos ) occurs in Matthew 23:4; Luke 15:5 , and is suggestive (as in the latter passage) of strengt...

  • Shout

    A — 1: κέλευσμα (Strong's #2752 — Noun Neuter — keleusma — kel'-yoo-mah ) "a call, summons, shout of command" (akin to keleuo, ...

  • Show

    1: δειγματίζω (Strong's #1165 — Verb — deigmatizo — digh-mat-id'-zo ) "to make a show of, expose," is used in Colossians ...

  • Shower

    1: ὄμβρος (Strong's #3655 — Noun Masculine — ombros — om'-bros ) denotes a "heavy shower, a storm of rain," Luke 12:54 . ...

  • Shrank and Shrink

    * For SHRANK and SHRINK see DRAW (B), No. 4 ...

  • Shrine

    1: ναός (Strong's #3485 — Noun Masculine — naos — nah-os' ) "the inmost part of a temple, a shrine," is used in the plural in Acts 19:24 , of the silve...

  • Shudder

    1: φρίσσω (Strong's #5425 — Verb — phrisso — fris'-so ) primarily, "to be rough, to bristle," then, "to shiver, shudder, tremble," is said of ...

  • Shun

    * For SHUN see AVOID , No. 4, and DRAW, (B), No. 4 ...

  • Shut, Shut up

    1: κλείω (Strong's #2808 — Verb — kleio — kli'-o ) is used (a) of things material, Matthew 6:6; 25:10; Luke 11:7; John 20:19,26; Acts 5:23; 21:...

  • Sick, Sickly, Sickness

    A — 1: ἀσθενέω (Strong's #770 — Verb — astheneo — as-then-eh'-o ) lit., "to be weak, feeble" (a, negative, sthenos, "strength"), is...

  • Sickle

    1: δρέπανον (Strong's #1407 — Noun Neuter — drepanon — drep'-an-on ) "a pruning hook, a sickle" (akin to drepo, "to pluck"), occurs ...

  • Side

    A — 1: πλευρά (Strong's #4125 — Noun Feminine — pleura — plyoo-rah' ) "a side" (cp. Eng., "pleurisy"), is used of the "side" of Christ, i...

  • Sift

    1: σινιάζω (Strong's #4617 — Verb — siniazo — ) "to winnow, sift" (sinion, "a sieve"), is used figuratively in Luke 22:31 . ...

  • Sigh

    1: στενάζω (Strong's #4727 — Verb — stenazo — sten-ad'-zo ) "to groan," is translated "He sighed" in Mark 7:34 . See GRIEF , GROAN. 2...

  • Sight

    A — 1: εἶδος (Strong's #1491 — Noun Neuter — eidos — i'-dos ) is translated. "sight" in 2 Corinthians 5:7; see APPEARANCE , No. 1. A —...

  • Sight of

    1: ἐνώπιον (Strong's #1799 — Preposition — enopion — en-o'-pee-on ) for which see BEFORE , No. 9, is translated "in the sight of" in the...

  • Sign

    1: σημεῖον (Strong's #4592 — Noun Neuter — semeion — say-mi'-on ) "a sign, mark, indication, token," is used (a) of that which distinguis...

  • Signification

    * For SIGNIFICATION, 1 Corinthians 14:10 , see DUMB , No. 2 ...

  • Signify

    1: σημαίνω (Strong's #4591 — Verb — semaino — say-mah'ee-no ) "to give a sign, indicate" (sema, "a sign:" cp. SIGN, No. 1), "to signify,"...

  • Signs

    1: ἐννεύω (Strong's #1770 — Verb — enneuo — en-nyoo'-o ) "to nod to" (en, "in," neuo, "to nod"), denotes "to make a sign to" in Luke 1:62 . ...

  • Silence

    A — 1: σιγή (Strong's #4602 — Noun Feminine — sige — see-gay' ) occurs in Acts 21:40; Revelation 8:1 , where the "silence" is introductory to the...

  • Silent

    * For SILENT, Luke 1:20 , RV, see DUMB, B ...

  • Silk

    1: σηρικός (Strong's #4596 — Adjective — serikos | sirikos — say-ree-kos' ) "silken," an adjective derived from the Seres, a people of In...

  • Silly

    * For SILLY, 2 Timothy 3:6 , See WOMAN No. 2 ...

  • Silver

    A — 1: ἀργύριον (Strong's #694 — Noun Neuter — argurion — ar-goo'-ree-on ) is rendered "silver" in Acts 3:6; 8:20 , RV (AV, "...

  • Silversmith

    1: ἀργυροκόπος (Strong's #695 — Noun Masculine — argurokopos — ar-goo-rok-op'-os ) from arguros (see above) and kopt...

  • Similitude

    * Note: For homoioma, rendered "similitude" in Romans 5:14 , AV, see LIKENESS , No. 1. For homoiotes, "similitude" in Hebrews 7:15 AV, see LIKE , C, Note (1), and LIKENESS, No. 3. For homoiosis, "s...

  • Simple

    * For SIMPLE see GUILELESS No. 2, and HARMLESS ...

  • Simplicity

    * For SIMPLICITY see LIBERALITY ...

  • Sin

    A — 1: ἁμαρτία (Strong's #266 — Noun Feminine — hamartia — ham-ar-tee'-ah ) is, lit., "a missing of the mark," but this etymologica...

  • Since

    * For SINCE see +, p. 9 ...

  • Sincere, Sincerely, Sincerity

    A — 1: ἄδολος (Strong's #97 — Adjective — adolos — ad'-ol-os ) "guileless, pure," is translated "sincere" in 1 Peter 2:2 , AV, "without ...

  • Sinful

    1: ἁμαρτωλός (Strong's #268 — Adjective — hamartolos — ham-ar-to-los' ) an adjective, akin to hamartano, "to sin," is used as ...

  • Sing, Singing

    1: ᾄδω (Strong's #103 — Verb — ado — ad'-o ) is used always of "praise to God," (a) intransitively, Ephesians 5:19; Colossians 3:16; (b) transitively, Rev...

  • Single

    1: ἁπλοῦς (Strong's #573 — Adjective — haplous — hap-looce' ) "simple, single," is used in a moral sense in Matthew 6:22; Luke 11:34 , said...

  • Singleness

    1: ἀφελότης (Strong's #858 — Noun Feminine — aphelotes — af-el-ot'-ace ) denotes "simplicity," Acts 2:46 , "singleness," for which...

  • Sink

    1: βυθίζω (Strong's #1036 — Verb — buthizo — boo-thid'-zo ) is used literally in Luke 5:7 . See DROWN , No. 1. 2: κατα...

  • Sinner

    1: ἁμαρτωλός (Strong's #268 — Adjective — hamartolos — ham-ar-to-los' ) lit., "one who misses the mark" (a meaning not to be p...

  • Sir, Sirs

    1: κύριος (Strong's #2962 — Noun Masculine — kurios — koo'-ree-os ) see LORD. 2: ἀνήρ (Strong's #435 — ...

  • Sister

    1: ἀδελφή (Strong's #79 — Noun Feminine — adelphe — ad-el-fay' ) is used (a) of natural relationship, e.g., Matthew 19:29; of the "sisters" ...

  • Sit

    1: κάθημαι (Strong's #2521 — Verb — kathemai — kath'-ay-mahee ) is used (a) of the natural posture, e.g., Matthew 9:9 , most frequently ...

  • Six

    1: ἕξ (Strong's #1803 — Noun — hex — hex ) whence Eng. prefix, hex---, is used separately from other numerals in Matthew 17:1; Mark 9:2; Luke 4:25; 13:14; Joh...

  • Sixth

    1: ἕκτος (Strong's #1623 — Adjective — hektos — hek'-tos ) is used (a) of a month, Luke 1:26,36; (b) an hour, Matthew 20:5; 27:45 and parallel pa...

  • Sixty, Sixtyfold

    1: ἑξήκοντα (Strong's #1835 — Noun — hexekonta — hex-ay'-kon-tah ) occurs in Matthew 13:8 , RV (AV, "sixty-fold"); 13:23; Mark 4:...