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Lexicon :: Strong's G1228 - diabolos


dē-ä'-bo-los (Key)
Part of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 2:72,150

KJV Translation Count — Total: 38x
The KJV translates Strongs G1228 in the following manner: devil (35x), false accuser (2x), slanderer (1x).
Outline of Biblical Usage [?]
  1. prone to slander, slanderous, accusing falsely

    1. a calumniator, false accuser, slanderer,

  2. metaph. applied to a man who, by opposing the cause of God, may be said to act the part of the devil or to side with him

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
διάβολος diábolos, dee-ab'-ol-os; from G1225; a traducer; specially, Satan (compare H7854):—false accuser, devil, slanderer.
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Concordance Results Using NASB

Strong's Number G1228 matches the Greek διάβολος (diabolos),
which occurs 40 times in 35 verses in the Greek concordance of the NASB

Tools specific to Mat 4:1

Mat 4:1

Then Jesus was led up by the Spirit into the wilderness to be tempted by the devil. G1228

Tools specific to Mat 4:5

Mat 4:5

Then the devil G1228 *took Him into the holy city and had Him stand on the pinnacle of the temple,

Tools specific to Mat 4:8

Mat 4:8

Again, the devil G1228 *took Him to a very high mountain and *showed Him all the kingdoms of the world and their glory;

Tools specific to Mat 4:11

Mat 4:11

Then the devil G1228 *left Him; and behold, angels came and began to minister to Him.

Tools specific to Mat 13:39

Mat 13:39

and the enemy who sowed them is the devil, G1228 and the harvest is the fnend of the age; and the reapers are angels.

Tools specific to Mat 25:41

Mat 25:41

“Then He will also say to those on His left, ‘Depart from Me, accursed ones, into the eternal fire which has been prepared for the devil G1228 and his angels;

Tools specific to Luk 4:2

Luk 4:2

for forty days, being tempted by the devil. G1228 And He ate nothing during those days, and when they had ended, He became hungry.

Tools specific to Luk 4:3

Luk 4:3

And the devil G1228 said to Him, “If You are the Son of God, tell this stone to become bread.”

Tools specific to Luk 4:6

Luk 4:6

And the devil G1228 said to Him, “I will give You all this domain and fnits glory; for it has been handed over to me, and I give it to whomever I wish.

Tools specific to Luk 4:13

Luk 4:13

When the devil G1228 had finished every temptation, he left Him until an opportune time.

Tools specific to Luk 8:12

Luk 8:12

“Those beside the road are those who have heard; then the devil G1228 comes and takes away the word from their heart, so that they will not believe and be saved.

Tools specific to Jhn 6:70

Jhn 6:70

Jesus answered them, “Did I Myself not choose you, the twelve, and yet one of you is a devil?” G1228

Tools specific to Jhn 8:44

Jhn 8:44

“You are of your father the devil, G1228 and you want to do the desires of your father. He was a murderer from the beginning, and does not stand in the truth because there is no truth in him. Whenever he speaks fna lie, he speaks from his own nature, for he is a liar and the father of fnlies.

Tools specific to Jhn 13:2

Jhn 13:2

During supper, the devil G1228 having already put into the heart of Judas Iscariot, the son of Simon, to betray Him,

Tools specific to Act 10:38

Act 10:38

fnYou know of Jesus of Nazareth, how God anointed Him with the Holy Spirit and with power, fnand how He went about doing good and healing all who were oppressed by the devil, G1228 for God was with Him.

Tools specific to Act 13:10

Act 13:10

and said, “You who are full of all deceit and fraud, you son of the devil, G1228 you enemy of all righteousness, will you not cease to make crooked the straight ways of the Lord?

Tools specific to Eph 4:27

Eph 4:27

and do not give the devil G1228 fnan opportunity.

Tools specific to Eph 6:11

Eph 6:11

Put on the full armor of God, so that you will be able to stand firm against the schemes of the devil. G1228

Tools specific to 1Ti 3:6

1Ti 3:6

and not a new convert, so that he will not become conceited and fall into the condemnation fnincurred by the devil. G1228

Tools specific to 1Ti 3:7

1Ti 3:7

And he must have a good reputation with those outside the church, so that he will not fall into reproach and the snare of the devil. G1228

Tools specific to 1Ti 3:11

1Ti 3:11

fnWomen must likewise be dignified, not malicious G1228 gossips, G1228 but temperate, faithful in all things.

Tools specific to 2Ti 2:26

2Ti 2:26

and they may come to their senses and escape from the snare of the devil, G1228 having been held captive fnby him to do his will.

Tools specific to 2Ti 3:3

2Ti 3:3

unloving, irreconcilable, malicious G1228 gossips, G1228 without self-control, brutal, fnhaters of good,

Tools specific to Tit 2:3

Tit 2:3

Older women likewise are to be reverent in their behavior, not malicious G1228 gossips G1228 nor enslaved to much wine, teaching what is good,

Tools specific to Heb 2:14

Heb 2:14

Therefore, since the children share in fnflesh and blood, He Himself likewise also partook of the same, that through death He might render powerless him who had the power of death, that is, the devil, G1228

Tools specific to Jas 4:7

Jas 4:7

Submit therefore to God. Resist the devil G1228 and he will flee from you.

Tools specific to 1Pe 5:8

1Pe 5:8

Be of sober spirit, be on the alert. Your adversary, the devil, G1228 prowls around like a roaring lion, seeking someone to devour.

Tools specific to 1Jo 3:8

1Jo 3:8

the one who practices sin is of the devil; G1228 for the devil G1228 fnhas sinned from the beginning. The Son of God appeared for this purpose, to destroy the works of the devil. G1228

Tools specific to 1Jo 3:10

1Jo 3:10

By this the children of God and the children of the devil G1228 are obvious: fnanyone who does not practice righteousness is not of God, nor the one who does not love his brother.

Tools specific to Jde 1:9

Jde 1:9

But Michael the archangel, when he disputed with the devil G1228 and argued about the body of Moses, did not dare pronounce against him a railing judgment, but said, “The Lord rebuke you!”

Tools specific to Rev 2:10

Rev 2:10

‘Do not fear what you are about to suffer. Behold, the devil G1228 is about to cast some of you into prison, so that you will be tested, and you will have tribulation for ten days. fnBe faithful until death, and I will give you the crown of life.

Tools specific to Rev 12:9

Rev 12:9

And the great dragon was thrown down, the serpent of old who is called the devil G1228 and Satan, who deceives the whole fnworld; he was thrown down to the earth, and his angels were thrown down with him.

Tools specific to Rev 12:12

Rev 12:12

“For this reason, rejoice, O heavens and you who fndwell in them. Woe to the earth and the sea, because the devil G1228 has come down to you, having great wrath, knowing that he has only a short time.”

Tools specific to Rev 20:2

Rev 20:2

And he laid hold of the dragon, the serpent of old, who is the devil G1228 and Satan, and bound him for a thousand years;

Tools specific to Rev 20:10

Rev 20:10

And the devil G1228 who deceived them was thrown into the lake of fire and fnbrimstone, where the beast and the false prophet are also; and they will be tormented day and night forever and ever.
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