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Peitho

The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   3982  
Original WordWord Origin
peivqwa primary verb
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Peitho6:1,818
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
pi'-tho   Verb
 Definition
  1. persuade
    1. to persuade, i.e. to induce one by words to believe
    2. to make friends of, to win one's favour, gain one's good will, or to seek to win one, strive to please one
    3. to tranquillise
    4. to persuade unto i.e. move or induce one to persuasion to do something
  2. be persuaded
    1. to be persuaded, to suffer one's self to be persuaded; to be induced to believe: to have faith: in a thing
      1. to believe
      2. to be persuaded of a thing concerning a person
    2. to listen to, obey, yield to, comply with
  3. to trust, have confidence, be confident
 
 King James Word Usage - Total: 55
persuade 22, trust 8, obey 7, have confidence 6, believe 3, be confident 2, miscellaneous 7
 
  KJV Verse Count 
Matthew3
Mark1
Luke4
Acts17
Romans5
2 Corinthians4
Galatians4
Philippians6
2 Thessalonians1
2 Timothy2
Philemon1
Hebrews5
James1
1 John1


Total55
Greek lexicon based on Thayer's and Smith's Bible Dictionary plus others; this is keyed to the large Kittel and the "Theological Dictionary of the New Testament." These files are public domain.

Bibliography Information

Thayer and Smith. "Greek Lexicon entry for Peitho". "The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon". .