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Lexicon :: Strong's G5574 - pseudomai

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pseudomai (Key)
psyoo'-dom-ahee (Key)
Part of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
Middle voice of an apparently primary verb
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 9:594,1339

Strong’s Definitions

ψεύδομαι pseúdomai, psyoo'-dom-ahee; middle voice of an apparently primary verb; to utter an untruth or attempt to deceive by falsehood:—falsely, lie.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 12x

The KJV translates Strong's G5574 in the following manner: lie (11x), falsely (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 12x
The KJV translates Strong's G5574 in the following manner: lie (11x), falsely (1x).
  1. to lie, to speak deliberate falsehoods

  2. to deceive one by a lie, to lie to

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
ψεύδομαι pseúdomai, psyoo'-dom-ahee; middle voice of an apparently primary verb; to utter an untruth or attempt to deceive by falsehood:—falsely, lie.
STRONGS NT 5574: ψεύδομαι
ψεύδομαι; 1 aorist ἐψευσάμην; (deponent middle of ψεύδω (allied with ψιθυρίζω etc. (Vanicek, p. 1195)) 'to deceive', 'cheat'; hence, properly, to show oneself deceitful, to play false); from Homer down; to lie, to speak deliberate falsehoods: Hebrews 6:18; 1 John 1:6; Revelation 3:9; οὐ ψεύδομαι, Romans 9:1; 2 Corinthians 11:31; Galatians 1:20; 1 Timothy 2:7; τινα, to deceive one by a lie, to lie to (Euripides, Aristophanes, Xenophon, Plutarch, others): Acts 5:3; like verbs of saying, with a dative of the person (cf. Winers Grammar, § 31, 5; Buttmann, § 133, 1; Green, p. 100f), Acts 5:4 (Psalm 17:45 (Ps. 18:45); Psalm 77:36 (Ps. 78:36); Psalm 88:36 (Ps. 89:36); Joshua 24:27; (Jeremiah 5:12), etc.); εἰς τινα, Colossians 3:9; κατά τίνος, against one, Matthew 5:11 (L G omit; Tr marginal reading brackets ψευδόμενοι; others connect καθ' ὑμῶν with εἴπωσι and make ψευδόμενοι a simple adjunct of mode (A. V. falsely)); κατά τῆς ἀληθείας, James 3:14 (here Tdf. makes ψεύδεσθε absolutely; cf. Winers Grammar, 470 (438) n. 3). (The Sept. for כִּחִשׁ and כִּזֵּב.)
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

18:45; 78:36; 89:36
5:3; 5:4
2 Corinthians
1 Timothy
1 John

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G5574 matches the Greek ψεύδομαι (pseudomai),
which occurs 12 times in 12 verses in the Greek concordance of the KJV

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 5:11 - Blessed are ye, when men shall revile you, and persecute you, and shall say all manner of evil against you falsely, G5574 for my sake.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 5:3 - But Peter said, Ananias, why hath Satan filled thine heart to lie G5574 to the Holy Ghost, and to keep back part of the price of the land?
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 5:4 - Whiles it remained, was it not thine own? and after it was sold, was it not in thine own power? why hast thou conceived this thing in thine heart? thou hast G5574  not lied G5574 unto men, but unto God.
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 9:1 - I say the truth in Christ, I lie G5574 not, my conscience also bearing me witness in the Holy Ghost,
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 11:31 - The God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, which is blessed for evermore, knoweth that I lie G5574 not.
Unchecked Copy BoxGal 1:20 - Now the things which I write unto you, behold, before God, I lie G5574 not.
Unchecked Copy BoxCol 3:9 - Lie G5574 not one to another, seeing that ye have put off the old man with his deeds;
Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 2:7 - Whereunto I am ordained a preacher, and an apostle, (I speak the truth in Christ, and lie G5574 not;) a teacher of the Gentiles in faith and verity.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 6:18 - That by two immutable things, in which it was impossible for God to lie, G5574 we might have a strong consolation, who have fled for refuge to lay hold upon the hope set before us:
Unchecked Copy BoxJas 3:14 - But if ye have bitter envying and strife in your hearts, glory not, and lie not G5574 against the truth.
Unchecked Copy Box1Jo 1:6 - If we say that we have fellowship with him, and walk in darkness, we lie, G5574 and do not the truth:
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 3:9 - Behold, I will make them of the synagogue of Satan, which say they are Jews, and are not, but do lie; G5574 behold, I will make them to come and worship before thy feet, and to know that I have loved thee.
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