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Vine's Expository Dictionary of NT Words

94 terms and definitions for "U"

  • Unapproachable

    * For UNAPPROACHABLE, 1 Timothy 6:16 , RV, see APPROACH, B ...

  • Unawares

    * Notes: (1) In Hebrews 13:2 , lanthano, "to escape notice," is used with the aorist participle of xenizo, "to entertain," signifying "entertained ... unawares" (an idiomatic usage common in classica...

  • Unbelief

    1: ἀπιστία (Strong's #570 — Noun Feminine — apistia — ap-is-tee'-ah ) "unbelief" 12 times, but see BELIEF , C, Note (2) for references. ...

  • Unbeliever

    1: ἄπιστος (Strong's #571 — Adjective — apistos — ap'-is-tos ) an adjective, is used as a noun, rendered "unbeliever" in 2 Corinthians 6...

  • Unbelieving

    A — 1: ἄπιστος (Strong's #571 — Adjective — apistos — ap'-is-tos ) see BELIEF , C, Note (3). B — 1: ἀπει...

  • Unblameable, Unblameably

    A — 1: ἄμεμπτος (Strong's #273 — Adjective — amemptos — am'-emp-tos ) "unblameable" (from a, negative, and memphomai, "to find ...

  • Unceasing

    * For UNCEASING see CEASE , B. For UNCEASINGLY, RV, in Romans 1:9 , see CEASE, C ...

  • Uncertain, Uncertainly, Uncertainty

    A — 1: ἄδηλος (Strong's #82 — Adjective — adelos — ad'-ay-los ) denotes (a) "unseen;" with the article, translated "which appear not" (a,...

  • Unchangeable

    1: ἀπαράβατος (Strong's #531 — Adjective — aparabatos — ap-ar-ab'-at-os ) is used of the priesthood of Christ, in Hebrew...

  • Uncircumcised and Uncircumcision

    * For UNCIRCUMCISED and UNCIRCUMCISION see CIRCUMCISION ...

  • Unclean

    A — 1: ἀκάθαρτος (Strong's #169 — Adjective — akathartos — ak-ath'-ar-tos ) "unclean, impure" (a, negative, kathairo, "to...

  • Unclothed

    * For UNCLOTHED see STRIP ...

  • Uncomely

    1: ἀσχήμων (Strong's #809 — Adjective — aschemon — as-kay'-mone ) "shapeless" (a, negative, schema, "a form"), the opposite of euschemon...

  • Uncondemned

    1: ἀκατάκριτος (Strong's #178 — Adjective — akatakritos — ak-at-ak'-ree-tos ) rendered "uncondemned" in Acts 16:37;...

  • Uncorruptible

    * For UNCORRUPTIBLE see CORRUPT , C, No. 2. For UNCORRUPTNESS, see CORRUPT , B, No. 4 ...

  • Uncover

    1: ἀποστεγάζω (Strong's #648 — Verb — apostegazo — ap-os-teg-ad'-zo ) signifies "to unroof" (apo, from, stege, "a roof"),...

  • Uncovered

    * For UNCOVERED, 1 Corinthians 11:5,13 , see UNVEILED ...

  • Unction

    * For UNCTION see ANOINT, B ...

  • Undefiled

    1: ἀμίαντος (Strong's #283 — Adjective — amiantos — am-ee'-an-tos ) "undefiled, free from contamination" (a, negative, miaino, "to ...

  • Under, underneath

    1: ὑποκάτω (Strong's #5270 — Verb — hupokato — hoop-ok-at'-o ) an adverb signifying "under," is used as a preposition and rendered "unde...

  • Undergird

    1: ὑποζώννυμι (Strong's #5269 — Verb — hupozonnumi — hoop-od-zone'-noo-mee ) hupo, "under," zonnumi, "to gird," is used o...

  • Understand, Understood

    A — 1: συνίημι (Strong's #4920 — Verb — suniemi — soon-ee'-ay-mee ) primarily, "to bring or set together," is used metaphorically of...

  • Understanding

    A — 1: νοῦς (Strong's #3563 — Noun Masculine — nous — nooce ) for which see MIND , No. 1, is translated "understanding" in Luke 24:45 , AV (RV, "m...

  • Undone

    * For UNDONE (leave) see LEAVE , NO. 1 ...

  • Undressed

    1: ἄγναφος (Strong's #46 — Adjective — agnaphos — ag'-naf-os ) "uncarded" (a, negative, knapto, "to card wool"), is rendered "undressed,"...

  • Unequally

    * For UNEQUALLY see YOKED ...

  • Unfaithful

    1: ἄπιστος (Strong's #571 — Adjective — apistos — ap'-is-tos ) "unbelieving, faithless," is translated "unfaithful" in Luke 12:46 , RV (...

  • Unfeigned

    * For UNFEIGNED see DISSIMULATION, C ...

  • Unfruitful

    * For UNFRUITFUL see FRUIT , B, No. 2 ...

  • Ungodliness, Ungodly

    1: ἀσέβεια (Strong's #763 — Noun Feminine — asebeia — as-eb'-i-ah ) "impiety, ungodliness," is used of (a) general impiety, Romans 1:18...

  • Unholy

    1: ἀνόσιος (Strong's #462 — Adjective — anosios — an-os'-ee-os ) (a, negative, n, euphonic, hosios, "holy"), "unholy, profane," occurs i...

  • United

    * For UNITED, Romans 6:5 , RV, see PLANT , C; in Hebrews 4:2 , see MIXED (with), Note ...

  • Unity

    1: ἑνότης (Strong's #1775 — Noun Feminine — henotes — hen-ot'-ace ) from hen, the neuter of heis, "one," is used in Ephesians 4:3,13 . ...

  • Unjust

    1: ἄδικος (Strong's #94 — Adjective — adikos — ad'-ee-kos ) "not in conformity" with dike, "right," is rendered "unjust" in the AV and RV in ...

  • Unknown

    * For UNKNOWN see IGNORANCE , B, No. 1, and KNOW, B, No. 4 ...

  • Unlade

    1: ἀποφορτίζομαι (Strong's #670 — Verb — apophortizo — ap-of-or-tid'-zom-ahee ) "to discharge a cargo" (ap...

  • Unlawful

    1: ἀθέμιτος (Strong's #111 — Adjective — athemitos — ath-em'-ee-tos ) a late form for athemistos (themis, "custom, right;" in class...

  • Unlearned

    1: ἀγράμματος (Strong's #62 — Adjective — agrammatos — ag-ram-mat-os ) lit., "unlettered" (grammata, "letters:" grapho, "...

  • Unleavened

    * For UNLEAVENED see BREAD , No. 2 ...

  • Unless

    * For UNLESS see EXCEPT ...

  • Unlifted

    1: ἀνακαλύπτω (Strong's #343 — Verb — anakalupto — an-ak-al-oop'-to ) "to uncover, unveil," used in 2 Corinthians 3:14 w...

  • Unloose

    1: λύω (Strong's #3089 — Verb — luo — loo'-o ) "to loose," is rendered "to unloose" in Mark 1:7; Luke 3:16; John 1:27; in Acts 13:25 , RV: see LOOSE. ...

  • Unmarried

    1: ἄγαμος (Strong's #22 — Adjective — agamos — ag'-am-os ) a, negative, gameo, "to marry," occurs in 1 Corinthians 7:8,11,32,34 . ...

  • Unmerciful

    1: ἀνελεήμων (Strong's #415 — Adjective — aneleemon — an-eleh-ay'-mone ) "without mercy" (a, negative, n, euphonic, eleemon, "...

  • Unmixed

    * For UNMIXED, Revelation 14:10 , RV, see MIXTURE, Note ...

  • Unmovable

    * For UNMOVABLE, Acts 27:41 , see MOVE , B, No. 1; in 1 Corinthians 15:58 , MOVE, B, No. 2 ...

  • Unprepared

    1: ἀπαρασκεύαστος (Strong's #532 — Adjective — aparaskeuastos — ap-ar-ask-yoo'-as-tos ) from a, negat...

  • Unprofitable, Unprofitableness

    A — 1: ἀχρεῖος (Strong's #888 — Adjective — achreios — akh-ri'-os ) "unless (chreia, "use"), "unprofitable," occurs in Matthew 25:...

  • Unquenchable

    * For UNQUENCHABLE see QUENCH ...

  • Unreasonable

    1: ἄλογος (Strong's #249 — Adjective — alogos — al'-og-os ) "without reason, irrational," is rendered "unreasonable" in Acts 25:27 . See BRUT...

  • Unrebukeable

    * For UNREBUKEABLE see BLAME , B, No. 5 ...

  • Unrighteous

    1: ἄδικος (Strong's #94 — Adjective — adikos — ad'-ee-kos ) not conforming to dike, "right," is translated "unrighteous" in Luke 16:10 (twice...

  • Unrighteousness

    A — 1: ἀδικία (Strong's #93 — Noun Feminine — adikia — ad-ee-kee'-ah ) denotes (a) "injustice," Luke 18:6 , lit., "the judge of injusti...

  • Unripe, Untimely

    * For UNRIPE, UNTIMELY, see FIG , No. 2 ...

  • Unruly

    1: ἀνυπότακτος (Strong's #506 — Adjective — anupotaktos — an-oo-pot'-ak-tos ) "not subject to rule" (a, negative, n,...

  • Unsearchable

    1: ἀνεξεραύνητος (Strong's #419 — Adjective — anexeraunetos | anexereunetos — an-ex-er-yoo'-nay-tos ) a, n...

  • Unseemliness, Unseemly

    1: ἀσχημοσύνη (Strong's #808 — Noun Feminine — aschemosune — as-kay-mos-oo'-nay ) from aschemon, "unseemly," is rendered ...

  • Unsettle

    * For UNSETTLE, Galatians 5:12 , RV, see STIR , No. 12 ...

  • Unskillful

    * For UNSKILLFUL, Hebrews 5:13 , see EXPERIENCE , No. 1 ...

  • Unspeakable

    1: ἀνεκδιήγητος (Strong's #411 — Adjective — anekdiegetos — an-ek-dee-ay'-gay-tos ) denotes "inexpressible" (a,...

  • Unspotted

    * For UNSPOTTED see SPOT, C ...

  • Unstable, Unsteadfast

    1: ἀστήρικτος (Strong's #793 — Adjective — asteriktos — as-tay'-rik-tos ) a, negative, sterizo, "to fix," is used in 2 P...

  • Untaken Away

    * For UNTAKEN AWAY, 2 Corinthians 3:14 , AV, see UNLIFTED ...

  • Unthankful

    1: ἀχάριστος (Strong's #884 — Adjective — acharistos — ach-ar'-is-tos ) denotes "ungrateful, thankless" (charis, "thanks"), L...

  • Until and Unto

    * For UNTIL and UNTO see +, p. 9 ...

  • Untimely

    * For UNTIMELY see FIG , No. 2 ...

  • Untoward

    * For UNTOWARD see CROOKED ...

  • Unveiled

    1: ἀκατακάλυπτος (Strong's #177 — Adjective — akatakaluptos — ak-at-ak-al'-oop-tos ) "uncovered" (a, negat...

  • Unwashed

    1: ἄνιπτος (Strong's #449 — Adjective — aniptos — an'-ip-tos ) "unwashed" (a, negative, nipto, "to wash"), occurs in Matthew 15:20; Mar...

  • Unwilling

    * Note: "I am unwilling" is the RV rendering of thelo, "to will," with the negative ou, in 3 John 1:13 (AV, "I will not"). ...

  • Unwise

    1: ἀνόητος (Strong's #453 — Adjective — anoetos — an-o'-ay-tos ) is translated "unwise" in Romans 1:14 , AV; see FOOLISH , No. 2. 2:...

  • Unworthily, Unworthy

    A — 1: ἀναξίως (Strong's #371 — Adverb — anaxios — an-ax-ee'-oce ) is used in 1 Corinthians 11:27 , of partaking of the Lord's Sup...

  • Up

    * Notes: (1) In Matthew 13:6; Mark 4:6 , AV, anatello, "to rise" (of the sun), is rendered "was up." See RISE. (2) The adverb is used with numerous Eng. verbs to translate single Greek verbs. In J...

  • Upbraid

    * For UPBRAID see REPROACH , B, No. 1 ...

  • Uphold

    1: φέρω (Strong's #5342 — verb — phero — fer'-o ) "to bear, carry uphold," is rendered "upholding" in Hebrews 1:3 . See BEAR. ...

  • Upon

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

  • Upper

    * For UPPER see CHAMBER , COUNTRY , B, No. 1, ROOM ...

  • Uppermost

    * Note: In Luke 11:43 protokathedria, "a chief seat," is translated "uppermost seats," AV (RV, "chief seats"). In Matthew 23:6; Mark 12:39 , AV, protoklisia, "a chief place," is translated "upperm...

  • Upright

    * For UPRIGHT see STRAIGHT , No. 2; UPRIGHTLY see WALK , No. 6 ...

  • Uprightness

    1: εὐθύτης (Strong's #2118 — Noun Feminine — euthutes — yoo-thoo'-tace ) from euthus, "straight," is rendered "uprightness" in Hebrews ...

  • Uproar

    * For UPROAR (Noun), thorubos, see TUMULT , and for stasis see RIOT ...

  • Upside Down

    * For UPSIDE DOWN see TURN , No. 15 ...

  • Urge

    * Notes: (1) In Acts 13:50 , AV, parotruno, "to urge on" (RV), is rendered "stirred up." (2) In Acts 13:43 , peitho, "to persuade," is rendered "urged," RV (AV, "persuaded"). (3) For enceho, rendere...

  • Us

    * The oblique cases of hemis, "we," are the genitive hemon, "of us," the dative hemin, "to us," the accusative hemas, "us." When the nominative hemeis is used, it is always emphatic, e.g., John 11:16...

  • Use

    1: χράω (Strong's #5531 — Verb — chraomai — khrah'-o ) from chre, "it is necessary," denotes (a) "to use," Acts 27:17; 1 Corinthians 7:21 , where "use...

  • Use, Useful

    1: ἕξις (Strong's #1838 — Noun Feminine — hexis — hex'-is ) akin to echo, "to have," denotes "habit, experience, use," Hebrews 5:14 . 2: χρ...

  • Using

    1: ἀπόχρησις (Strong's #671 — Noun Feminine — apochresis — ap-okh'-ray-sis ) a strengthened form of chresis, "a using," and si...

  • Usurp

    * For USURP see AUTHORITY , B, No. 3 ...

  • Usury

    * Note: The RV, "interest," Matthew 25:27; Luke 19:23 , is the preferable rendering of tokos here. See INTEREST. ...

  • Utmost Part

    * For UTMOST PART see END , A, No. 3 ...

  • Utter

    1: λαλέω (Strong's #2980 — Verb — laleo — lal-eh'-o ) "to speak," is rendered "to utter " in 2 Corinthians 12:4; Revelation 10:3,4 (twice). See ...

  • Utterance

    1: λόγος (Strong's #3056 — Noun Masculine — logos — log'-os ) "a word," is translated "utterance" in 1 Corinthians 1:5; 2 Corinthians 8:7; Ephes...

  • Utterly

    * For UTTERLY, 1 Corinthians 6:7 , see ACTUALLY; 2 Peter 2:12 , see CORRUPT , A, No. 2 (b) ...

  • Uttermost

    1: παντελής (Strong's #3838 — Adjective — panteles — pan-tel-ace' ) the neuter of the adjective panteles, "complete, perfect," used ...