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Vine's Expository Dictionary of NT Words

55 terms and definitions for "V"

  • Vagabond

    * For VAGABOND see STROLLING ...

  • Vail

    * For VAIL see VEIL ...

  • Vain, in Vain, Vainly

    A — 1: κενός (Strong's #2756 — Adjective — kenos — ken-os' ) "empty," with special reference to quality, is translated "vain" (as an adjective...

  • Vainglory, Vainglorious

    A — 1: κενοδοξία (Strong's #2754 — Noun Feminine — kenodoxia — ken-od-ox-ee'-ah ) from kenos, "vain, empty," doxa, "glory,...

  • Valiant

    * For VALIANT see MIGHTY , B, No. 2, STRONG, No. 2 (a) (3) ...

  • Valley

    1: φάραγξ (Strong's #5327 — Noun Feminine — pharanx — far'-anx ) denotes "a ravine or valley," sometimes figurative of "a condition of lonline...

  • Value

    A — 1: διαφέρω (Strong's #1308 — — diaphero — dee-af-er'-o ) used intransitively, means "to differ, to excel," hence "to be of more...

  • Vanish, Vanishing

    A — 1: ἀφανίζω (Strong's #853 — Verb — aphanizo — af-an-id'-zo ) "to render unseen," is translated "vanisheth away" in James 4:14 ...

  • Vanity

    1: ματαιότης (Strong's #3153 — Noun Feminine — mataiotes — mat-ah-yot'-ace ) "emptiness as to results," akin to mataios (see EM...

  • Vapor

    1: ἀτμίς (Strong's #822 — Noun Feminine — atmis — at-mece' ) is used of "smoke," Acts 2:19; figuratively of human life, James 4:14 . ...

  • Variableness, Variation

    1: παραλλαγή (Strong's #3883 — Noun Feminine — parallage — par-al-lag-ay' ) denotes, in general, "a change" (Eng., "parallax," ...

  • Variance

    1: διχάζω (Strong's #1369 — Verb — dichazo — dee-khad'-zo ) "to cut apart, divide in two," is used metaphorically in Matthew 10:35 , "to set ...

  • Vaunt

    1: περπερεύομαι (Strong's #4068 — Verb — perpereuomai — per-per-yoo'-om-ahee ) "to boast or vaunt oneself" (from...

  • Vauntings

    * For VAUNTINGS see VAINGLORY ...

  • Vehement

    * see DESIRE , A, No. 3 ...

  • Vehemently

    1: δεινῶς (Strong's #1171 — Adverb — deinos — di-noce' ) for which see GRIEVOUS , B, No. 1, is rendered "vehemently" in Luke 11:53 . 2: &#...

  • Veil

    1: καταπέτασμα (Strong's #2665 — Noun Neuter — katapetasma — kat-ap-et'-as-mah ) lit., "that which is spread out" (pe...

  • Vengeance

    1: ἐκδίκησις (Strong's #1557 — Noun Feminine — ekdikesis — ek-dik'-ay-sis ) lit., "(that which proceeds) out of justice," not,...

  • Venomous

    * For VENOMOUS see BEAST , No. 2 ...

  • Verily

    1: ἀληθῶς (Strong's #230 — Adverb — alethos — al-ay-thoce' ) "truly" (akin to aletheia, "truth"), is translated "verily" in 1 John 2:5 . See...

  • Verity

    * For VERITY, 1 Timothy 2:7 , AV, see TRUTH ...

  • Very

    * Notes: (1) When "very" forms part of the translation of numerous other words (e.g., act, bold, many, precious, sorrowful, well), there is no separate word in the original. (2) For sphodra, "exceedin...

  • Vessel

    1: σκεῦος (Strong's #4632 — Noun Neuter — skeuos — skyoo'-os ) is used (a) of "a vessel or implement" of various kinds, Mark 11:16; Luke 8:1...

  • Vesture

    1: ἱμάτιον (Strong's #2440 — Noun Neuter — himation — him-at'-ee-on ) "an outer garment," is rendered "vesture" in Revelation 19:13,16 ...

  • Vex

    1: ὀχλέω (Strong's #3791 — Verb — ochleo — okh-leh'-o ) "to disturb, trouble," is used in the Passive Voice, of being "troubled" by evil spirits, ...

  • Vial

    * For VIAL see BOWL ...

  • Victory, Victorious

    A — 1: νίκη (Strong's #3529 — Noun Feminine — nike — nee'-kay ) "victory," is used in 1 John 5:4 . A — 2: νῖκος ...

  • Victuals

    1: ἐπισιτισμός (Strong's #1979 — Noun Masculine — epistismos — ep-ee-sit-is-mos' ) "provisions, food" (epi, "upon," ...

  • Vigilant

    * For VIGILANT, 1 Timothy 3:2 , see TEMPERATE; 1 Peter 5:8 , see WATCHFUL ...

  • Vile

    1: ἀτιμία (Strong's #819 — Noun Feminine — atimia — at-ee-mee'-ah ) "dishonor," is translated "vile" in Romans 1:26 , RV, marg., "(passions)...

  • Village

    1: κώμη (Strong's #2968 — Noun Feminine — kome — ko'-may ) "a village," or "country town," primarily as distinct from a walled town, occurs in the Gospe...

  • Villany

    1: ῥᾳδιουργία (Strong's #4468 — Noun Feminine — rhadiourgia — hrad-ee-oorg-ee'-a ) lit. and primarily denotes "ease in w...

  • Vine, Vintage

    1: ἄμπελος (Strong's #288 — Noun Feminine — ampelos — am'-pel-os ) is used (a) lit., e.g., Matthew 26:29 and parallel passages; James ...

  • Vinedresser

    1: ἀμπελουργός (Strong's #289 — Noun Masculine — ampelourgos — am-pel-oor-gos' ) "a worker in a vineyard" (from ampe...

  • Vinegar

    1: ὄξος (Strong's #3690 — Noun Neuter — oxos — ox'-os ) akin to oxus, "sharp," denotes "sour wine," the ordinary drink of laborers and common soldiers; ...

  • Vineyard

    1: ἀμπελών (Strong's #290 — Noun Masculine — ampelon — am-pel-ohn' ) is used 22 times in the Synoptic Gospels; elsewhere in 1 Corinthia...

  • Violence, Violent, Violently

    A — 1: βία (Strong's #970 — Noun Feminine — bia — bee'-ah ) denotes "force, violence," said of men, Acts 5:26; 21:35; 24:7; of waves, 27:41. A —...

  • Viper

    1: ἔχιδνα (Strong's #2191 — Noun Feminine — echidna — ekh'-id-nah ) is probably a generic term for "poisonous snakes." It is rendered "viper" ...

  • Virgin

    1: παρθένος (Strong's #3933 — Noun Feminine — parthenos — par-then'-os ) is used (a) of "the Virgin Mary," Matthew 1:23; Luke 1:27...

  • Virginity

    1: παρθενία (Strong's #3932 — Noun Feminine — parthenia — par-then-ee'-ah ) akin to the above, occurs in Luke 2:36 . In the Sept., ...

  • Virtue

    1: ἀρετή (Strong's #703 — Noun Feminine — arete — ar-et'-ay ) properly denotes whatever procures preeminent estimation for a person or thing; henc...

  • Visible

    1: ὁρατός (Strong's #3707 — Adjective — horatos — hor-at-os' ) from horao, "to see," occurs in Colossians 1:16 . ...

  • Vision

    1: ὅραμα (Strong's #3705 — Noun Neuter — horama — hor'-am-ah ) "that which is seen" (horao), denotes (a) "a spectacle, sight," Matthew 17:9; Acts...

  • Visit

    1: ἐπισκέπτομαι (Strong's #1980 — Verb — episkeptomai — ep-ee-skep'-tom-ahee; ) primarily, "to inspect" (a late...

  • Visitation

    1: ἐπισκοπή (Strong's #1984 — Noun Feminine — episkope — ep-is-kop-ay' ) for which see BISHOP , No. 2, denotes "a visitation," whet...

  • Vocation

    * For VOCATION, Ephesians 4:1 , see CALL, B ...

  • Voice

    1: φωνή (Strong's #5456 — Noun Feminine — phone — fo-nay' ) "a sound," is used of the voice (a) of God, Matthew 3:17; John 5:37; 12:28,30; Acts 7:31;...

  • Void

    1: κενόω (Strong's #2758 — Verb — kenoo — ken-o'-o ) "to empty, make of no effect," is rendered "to make void," in Romans 4:14; 1 Corinthians 1:1...

  • Volume

    * For VOLUME see ROLL, B ...

  • Voluntary

    * Note: In Colossians 2:18 , thelo (for which see DESIRE , B, No. 6) is rendered "(in a) voluntary (humility)," present participle, i.e., "being a voluntary (in humility)," AV marg., RV marg., "of hi...

  • Vomit

    1: ἐξέραμα (Strong's #1829 — Noun Neuter — exerama — ex-er'-am-ah ) "a vomit" (from exerao, "to disgorge"), occurs in 2 Peter 2:22 . ...

  • Vote

    * For VOTE, Acts 26:10 , RV, see STONE , No. 2 ...

  • Vouchsafe

    1: ὁμολογέω (Strong's #3670 — Verb — homologeo — hom-ol-og-eh'-o ) "to agree," is found in the best texts in Acts 7:17 , and rende...

  • Vow

    1: εὐχή (Strong's #2171 — Noun Feminine — euche — yoo-khay' ) denotes also "a vow," Acts 18:18; 21:23 , with reference to the "vow" of the Nazirite (w...

  • Voyage

    1: πλόος (Strong's #4144 — Noun Masculine — ploos | plous — plo'-os ) is rendered "a voyage" (pleo, "to sail") in Acts 27:10 (AV and RV); in Act...