The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 3982 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
peiqoa primary verb
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
pi'-tho Verb
  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
NAS Word Usage - Total: 52
assure 1, confident 3, convinced 7, followed 2, have confidence 2, having confidence 2, listen 1, obey 3, obeying 1, persuade 4, persuaded 8, persuading 1, 1, put confidence 1, put...confidence 1, relied 1, seeking the favor 1, sure 2, took...advice 1, trust 2, trusted 1, trusting 1, trusts 1, urging 1, win...over 1, won over 2
NAS Verse Count
2 Corinthians4
2 Thessalonians1
2 Timothy2
1 John1

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 NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.

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