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Lexicon :: Strong's G4151 - pneuma


pnyü'-mä (Key)
Part of Speech
neuter noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 6:332,876

Trench's Synonyms: lxxiii. πνοή, πνεῦμα, ἄνεμος, λαῖλαψ, θύελλα.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 385x
The KJV translates Strongs G4151 in the following manner: Spirit (111x), Holy Ghost (89x), Spirit (of God) (13x), Spirit (of the Lord) (5x), (My) Spirit (3x), Spirit (of truth) (3x), Spirit (of Christ) (2x), human (spirit) (49x), (evil) spirit (47x), spirit (general) (26x), spirit (8x), (Jesus' own) spirit (6x), (Jesus' own) ghost (2x), misc (21x).
Outline of Biblical Usage [?]
  1. the third person of the triune God, the Holy Spirit, coequal, coeternal with the Father and the Son

    1. sometimes referred to in a way which emphasises his personality and character (the "Holy" Spirit)

    2. sometimes referred to in a way which emphasises his work and power (the Spirit of "Truth")

    3. never referred to as a depersonalised force

  2. the spirit, i.e. the vital principal by which the body is animated

    1. the rational spirit, the power by which the human being feels, thinks, decides

    2. the soul

  3. a spirit, i.e. a simple essence, devoid of all or at least all grosser matter, and possessed of the power of knowing, desiring, deciding, and acting

    1. a life giving spirit

    2. a human soul that has left the body

    3. a spirit higher than man but lower than God, i.e. an angel

      1. used of demons, or evil spirits, who were conceived as inhabiting the bodies of men

      2. the spiritual nature of Christ, higher than the highest angels and equal to God, the divine nature of Christ

  4. the disposition or influence which fills and governs the soul of any one

    1. the efficient source of any power, affection, emotion, desire, etc.

  5. a movement of air (a gentle blast)

    1. of the wind, hence the wind itself

    2. breath of nostrils or mouth

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
πνεῦμα pneûma, pnyoo'-mah; from G4154; a current of air, i.e. breath (blast) or a breeze; by analogy or figuratively, a spirit, i.e. (human) the rational soul, (by implication) vital principle, mental disposition, etc., or (superhuman) an angel, demon, or (divine) God, Christ's spirit, the Holy Spirit:—ghost, life, spirit(-ual, -ually), mind. Compare G5590.
Thayer's Greek Lexicon

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Concordance Results Using KJV

Strong's Number G4151 matches the Greek πνεῦμα (pneuma),
which occurs 385 times in 350 verses in the Greek concordance of the KJV
Page 1 / 7 (Mat 1:18–Luk 2:26)

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Mat 1:18

Now the birth of Jesus Christ was on this wise: When as his mother Mary was espoused to Joseph, before they came together, she was found with child of the Holy Ghost. G4151

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Mat 1:20

But while he thought on these things, behold, the angel of the Lord appeared unto him in a dream, saying, Joseph, thou son of David, fear not to take unto thee Mary thy wife: for that which is conceived in her is of the Holy Ghost. G4151

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Mat 3:11

I indeed baptize you with water unto repentance: but he that cometh after me is mightier than I, whose shoes I am not worthy to bear: he shall baptize you with the Holy Ghost, G4151 and with fire:

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Mat 3:16

And Jesus, when he was baptized, went up straightway out of the water: and, lo, the heavens were opened unto him, and he saw the Spirit G4151 of God descending like a dove, and lighting upon him:

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Mat 4:1

Then was Jesus led up of the Spirit G4151 into the wilderness to be tempted of the devil.

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Mat 5:3

Blessed are the poor in spirit: G4151 for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.

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Mat 8:16

When the even was come, they brought unto him many that were possessed with devils: and he cast out the spirits G4151 with his word, and healed all that were sick:

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Mat 10:1

And when he had called unto him his twelve disciples, he gave them power against unclean spirits, G4151 to cast them out, and to heal all manner of sickness and all manner of disease.

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Mat 10:20

For it is not ye that speak, but the Spirit G4151 of your Father which speaketh in you.

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Mat 12:18

Behold my servant, whom I have chosen; my beloved, in whom my soul is well pleased: I will put my spirit G4151 upon him, and he shall shew judgment to the Gentiles.

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Mat 12:28

But if I cast out devils by the Spirit G4151 of God, then the kingdom of God is come unto you.

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Mat 12:31

Wherefore I say unto you, All manner of sin and blasphemy shall be forgiven unto men: but the blasphemy against the Holy Ghost G4151 shall not be forgiven unto men.

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Mat 12:32

And whosoever speaketh a word against the Son of man, it shall be forgiven him: but whosoever speaketh against the Holy Ghost, G4151 it shall not be forgiven him, neither in this world, neither in the world to come.

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Mat 12:43

When the unclean spirit G4151 is gone out of a man, he walketh through dry places, seeking rest, and findeth none.

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Mat 12:45

Then goeth he, and taketh with himself seven other spirits G4151 more wicked than himself, and they enter in and dwell there: and the last state of that man is worse than the first. Even so shall it be also unto this wicked generation.

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Mat 22:43

He saith unto them, How then doth David in spirit G4151 call him Lord, saying,

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Mat 26:41

Watch and pray, that ye enter not into temptation: the spirit G4151 indeed is willing, but the flesh is weak.

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Mat 27:50

Jesus, when he had cried again with a loud voice, yielded up the ghost. G4151

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Mat 28:19

Go ye therefore, and teach all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost: G4151

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Mar 1:8

I indeed have baptized you with water: but he shall baptize you with the Holy Ghost. G4151

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Mar 1:10

And straightway coming up out of the water, he saw the heavens opened, and the Spirit G4151 like a dove descending upon him:

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Mar 1:12

And immediately the Spirit G4151 driveth him into the wilderness.

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Mar 1:23

And there was in their synagogue a man with an unclean spirit; G4151 and he cried out,

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Mar 1:26

And when the unclean spirit G4151 had torn him, and cried with a loud voice, he came out of him.

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Mar 1:27

And they were all amazed, insomuch that they questioned among themselves, saying, What thing is this? what new doctrine is this? for with authority commandeth he even the unclean spirits, G4151 and they do obey him.

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Mar 2:8

And immediately when Jesus perceived in his spirit G4151 that they so reasoned within themselves, he said unto them, Why reason ye these things in your hearts?

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Mar 3:11

And unclean spirits, G4151 when they saw him, fell down before him, and cried, saying, Thou art the Son of God.

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Mar 3:29

But he that shall blaspheme against the Holy Ghost G4151 hath never forgiveness, but is in danger of eternal damnation:

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Mar 3:30

Because they said, He hath an unclean spirit. G4151

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Mar 5:2

And when he was come out of the ship, immediately there met him out of the tombs a man with an unclean spirit, G4151

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Mar 5:8

For he said unto him, Come out of the man, thou unclean spirit. G4151

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Mar 5:13

And forthwith Jesus gave them leave. And the unclean spirits G4151 went out, and entered into the swine: and the herd ran violently down a steep place into the sea, (they were about two thousand;) and were choked in the sea.

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Mar 6:7

And he called unto him the twelve, and began to send them forth by two and two; and gave them power over unclean spirits; G4151

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Mar 7:25

For a certain woman, whose young daughter had an unclean spirit, G4151 heard of him, and came and fell at his feet:

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Mar 8:12

And he sighed deeply in his spirit, G4151 and saith, Why doth this generation seek after a sign? verily I say unto you, There shall no sign be given unto this generation.

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Mar 9:17

And one of the multitude answered and said, Master, I have brought unto thee my son, which hath a dumb spirit; G4151

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Mar 9:20

And they brought him unto him: and when he saw him, straightway the spirit G4151 tare him; and he fell on the ground, and wallowed foaming.

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Mar 9:25

When Jesus saw that the people came running together, he rebuked the foul spirit, G4151 saying unto him, Thou dumb and deaf spirit, G4151 I charge thee, come out of him, and enter no more into him.

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Mar 12:36

For David himself said by the Holy Ghost, G4151 The LORD said to my Lord, Sit thou on my right hand, till I make thine enemies thy footstool.

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Mar 13:11

But when they shall lead you, and deliver you up, take no thought beforehand what ye shall speak, neither do ye premeditate: but whatsoever shall be given you in that hour, that speak ye: for it is not ye that speak, but the Holy Ghost. G4151

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Mar 14:38

Watch ye and pray, lest ye enter into temptation. The spirit G4151 truly is ready, but the flesh is weak.

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Luk 1:15

For he shall be great in the sight of the Lord, and shall drink neither wine nor strong drink; and he shall be filled with the Holy Ghost, G4151 even from his mother's womb.

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Luk 1:17

And he shall go before him in the spirit G4151 and power of Elias, to turn the hearts of the fathers to the children, and the disobedient to the wisdom of the just; to make ready a people prepared for the Lord.

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Luk 1:35

And the angel answered and said unto her, The Holy Ghost G4151 shall come upon thee, and the power of the Highest shall overshadow thee: therefore also that holy thing which shall be born of thee shall be called the Son of God.

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Luk 1:41

And it came to pass, that, when Elisabeth heard the salutation of Mary, the babe leaped in her womb; and Elisabeth was filled with the Holy Ghost: G4151

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Luk 1:47

And my spirit G4151 hath rejoiced in God my Saviour.

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Luk 1:67

And his father Zacharias was filled with the Holy Ghost, G4151 and prophesied, saying,

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Luk 1:80

And the child grew, and waxed strong in spirit, G4151 and was in the deserts till the day of his shewing unto Israel.

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Luk 2:25

And, behold, there was a man in Jerusalem, whose name was Simeon; and the same man was just and devout, waiting for the consolation of Israel: and the Holy Ghost G4151 was upon him.

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Luk 2:26

And it was revealed unto him by the Holy Ghost, G4151 that he should not see death, before he had seen the Lord's Christ.

Search Results Continued...

1. Mat 1:18–Luk 2:26

2. Luk 2:27–Act 1:16

3. Act 2:4–Act 19:2

4. Act 19:6–1Co 4:21

5. 1Co 5:3–Gal 5:18

6. Gal 5:22–Heb 9:14

7. Heb 10:15–Rev 22:17

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