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Pistis

The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   4102  
Original WordWord Origin
pivstißfrom (3982)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Pistis6:174,849
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
pis'-tis   Noun Feminine
 Definition
  1. conviction of the truth of anything, belief; in the NT of a conviction or belief respecting man's relationship to God and divine things, generally with the included idea of trust and holy fervour born of faith and joined with it
    1. relating to God
      1. the conviction that God exists and is the creator and ruler of all things, the provider and bestower of eternal salvation through Christ
    2. relating to Christ
      1. a strong and welcome conviction or belief that Jesus is the Messiah, through whom we obtain eternal salvation in the kingdom of God
    3. the religious beliefs of Christians
    4. belief with the predominate idea of trust (or confidence) whether in God or in Christ, springing from faith in the same
  2. fidelity, faithfulness
    1. the character of one who can be relied on
 
 King James Word Usage - Total: 244
faith 239, assurance 1, believe + (1537)&version=kjv 1, belief 1, them that believe 1, fidelity 1
 
  KJV Verse Count 
Matthew8
Mark5
Luke11
Acts15
Romans35
1 Corinthians7
2 Corinthians6
Galatians20
Ephesians8
Philippians4
Colossians5
1 Thessalonians8
2 Thessalonians5
1 Timothy18
2 Timothy8
Titus6
Philemon2
Hebrews31
James12
1 Peter5
2 Peter2
1 John1
Jude2
Revelation4


Total228
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 Pistis". "The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon". .