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Lexicon :: Strong's G987 - blasphēmeō


blä-sfā-me'-ō (Key)
Part of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 1:621,107

Trench's Synonyms: cvii. Additional Synonyms

KJV Translation Count — Total: 35x
The KJV translates Strongs G987 in the following manner: blaspheme (17x), speak evil of (10x), rail on (2x), blasphemer (1x), speak blasphemy (1x), blasphemously (1x), misc (3x).
Outline of Biblical Usage [?]
  1. to speak reproachfully, rail at, revile, calumniate, blaspheme

  2. to be evil spoken of, reviled, railed at

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
βλασφημέω blasphēméō, blas-fay-meh'-o; from G989; to vilify; specially, to speak impiously:—(speak) blaspheme(-er, -mously, -my), defame, rail on, revile, speak evil.
Thayer's Greek Lexicon

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Concordance Results Using KJV

Strong's Number G987 matches the Greek βλασφημέω (blasphēmeō),
which occurs 39 times in 35 verses in the Greek concordance of the KJV

Tools specific to Mat 9:3

Mat 9:3

And, behold, certain of the scribes said within themselves, This man blasphemeth. G987

Tools specific to Mat 26:65

Mat 26:65

Then the high priest rent his clothes, saying, He hath spoken blasphemy; G987 what further need have we of witnesses? behold, now ye have heard his blasphemy.

Tools specific to Mat 27:39

Mat 27:39

And they that passed by reviled G987 him, wagging their heads,

Tools specific to Mar 3:28

Mar 3:28

Verily I say unto you, All sins shall be forgiven unto the sons of men, and blasphemies wherewith soever they shall blaspheme: G987

Tools specific to Mar 3:29

Mar 3:29

But he that shall blaspheme G987 against the Holy Ghost hath never forgiveness, but is in danger of eternal damnation:

Tools specific to Mar 15:29

Mar 15:29

And they that passed by railed G987 on him, wagging their heads, and saying, Ah, thou that destroyest the temple, and buildest it in three days,

Tools specific to Luk 12:10

Luk 12:10

And whosoever shall speak a word against the Son of man, it shall be forgiven him: but unto him that blasphemeth G987 against the Holy Ghost it shall not be forgiven.

Tools specific to Luk 22:65

Luk 22:65

And many other things blasphemously G987 spake they against him.

Tools specific to Luk 23:39

Luk 23:39

And one of the malefactors which were hanged railed G987 on him, saying, If thou be Christ, save thyself and us.

Tools specific to Jhn 10:36

Jhn 10:36

Say ye of him, whom the Father hath sanctified, and sent into the world, Thou blasphemest; G987 because I said, I am the Son of God?

Tools specific to Act 13:45

Act 13:45

But when the Jews saw the multitudes, they were filled with envy, and spake against those things which were spoken by Paul, contradicting and blaspheming. G987

Tools specific to Act 18:6

Act 18:6

And when they opposed themselves, and blasphemed, G987 he shook his raiment, and said unto them, Your blood be upon your own heads; I am clean: from henceforth I will go unto the Gentiles.

Tools specific to Act 19:37

Act 19:37

For ye have brought hither these men, which are neither robbers of churches, nor yet blasphemers G987 of your goddess.

Tools specific to Act 26:11

Act 26:11

And I punished them oft in every synagogue, and compelled them to blaspheme; G987 and being exceedingly mad against them, I persecuted them even unto strange cities.

Tools specific to Rom 2:24

Rom 2:24

For the name of God is blasphemed G987 among the Gentiles through you, as it is written.

Tools specific to Rom 3:8

Rom 3:8

And not rather, (as we be slanderously reported, G987 and as some affirm that we say,) Let us do evil, that good may come? whose damnation is just.

Tools specific to Rom 14:16

Rom 14:16

Let G987 not then your good be evil spoken of: G987

Tools specific to 1Co 4:13

1Co 4:13

Being defamed, G987 we intreat: we are made as the filth of the world, and are the offscouring of all things unto this day.

Tools specific to 1Co 10:30

1Co 10:30

For if I by grace be a partaker, why am I evil spoken of G987 for that for which I give thanks?

Tools specific to 1Ti 1:20

1Ti 1:20

Of whom is Hymenaeus and Alexander; whom I have delivered unto Satan, that they may learn not to blaspheme. G987

Tools specific to 1Ti 6:1

1Ti 6:1

Let as many servants as are under the yoke count their own masters worthy of all honour, that the name of God and his doctrine be G987 not blasphemed. G987

Tools specific to Tit 2:5

Tit 2:5

To be discreet, chaste, keepers at home, good, obedient to their own husbands, that the word of God be G987 not blasphemed. G987

Tools specific to Tit 3:2

Tit 3:2

To speak evil of G987 no man, to be no brawlers, but gentle, shewing all meekness unto all men.

Tools specific to Jas 2:7

Jas 2:7

Do G987 not they blaspheme G987 that worthy name by the which ye are called?

Tools specific to 1Pe 4:4

1Pe 4:4

Wherein they think it strange that ye run not with them to the same excess of riot, speaking evil of G987 you:

Tools specific to 1Pe 4:14

1Pe 4:14

If ye be reproached for the name of Christ, happy are ye; for the spirit of glory and of God resteth upon you: on their part he is evil spoken of, G987 but on your part he is glorified.

Tools specific to 2Pe 2:2

2Pe 2:2

And many shall follow their pernicious ways; by reason of whom the way of truth shall be evil spoken of. G987

Tools specific to 2Pe 2:10

2Pe 2:10

But chiefly them that walk after the flesh in the lust of uncleanness, and despise government. Presumptuous are they, selfwilled, they are not afraid to speak evil G987 of dignities.

Tools specific to 2Pe 2:12

2Pe 2:12

But these, as natural brute beasts, made to be taken and destroyed, speak evil G987 of the things that they understand not; and shall utterly perish in their own corruption;

Tools specific to Jde 1:8

Jde 1:8

Likewise also these filthy dreamers defile the flesh, despise dominion, and speak evil G987 of dignities.

Tools specific to Jde 1:10

Jde 1:10

But these speak evil G987 of those things which they know not: but what they know naturally, as brute beasts, in those things they corrupt themselves.

Tools specific to Rev 13:6

Rev 13:6

And he opened his mouth in blasphemy against God, to blaspheme G987 his name, and his tabernacle, and them that dwell in heaven.

Tools specific to Rev 16:9

Rev 16:9

And men were scorched with great heat, and blasphemed G987 the name of God, which hath power over these plagues: and they repented not to give him glory.

Tools specific to Rev 16:11

Rev 16:11

And blasphemed G987 the God of heaven because of their pains and their sores, and repented not of their deeds.

Tools specific to Rev 16:21

Rev 16:21

And there fell upon men a great hail out of heaven, every stone about the weight of a talent: and men blasphemed G987 God because of the plague of the hail; for the plague thereof was exceeding great.
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