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Lexicon :: Strong's G988 - blasphēmia

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βλασφημία
Transliteration
blasphēmia (Key)
Pronunciation
blä-sfa-me'-ä (Key)
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Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 1:621,107

Strong’s Definitions

βλασφημία blasphēmía, blas-fay-me'-ah; from G989; vilification (especially against God):—blasphemy, evil speaking, railing.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 19x

The KJV translates Strong's G988 in the following manner: blasphemy (16x), railing (2x), evil speaking (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 19x
The KJV translates Strong's G988 in the following manner: blasphemy (16x), railing (2x), evil speaking (1x).
  1. slander, detraction, speech injurious, to another's good name

  2. impious and reproachful speech injurious to divine majesty

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
βλασφημία blasphēmía, blas-fay-me'-ah; from G989; vilification (especially against God):—blasphemy, evil speaking, railing.
STRONGS NT 988: βλασφημία
βλασφημία, -ας, , railing, reviling (Vulg. blasphemia);
a. universally, slander, detraction, speech injurious to another's good name: Matthew 12:31; Matthew 15:19; Mark 3:28; Mark 7:22; Ephesians 4:31; Colossians 3:8; 1 Timothy 6:4; Jude 1:9 (κρίσις βλασφημίας, equivalent to κρίσις βλάσφημος in 2 Peter 2:11, a judgment pronounced in reproachful terms); Revelation 2:9.
b. specifically, impious and reproachful speech injurious to the divine majesty: Matthew 26:65; Mark 2:7 [R G]; Mark 14:64; Luke 5:21; John 10:33; Revelation 13:5 [not Lachmann]; ὄνομα or ὀνόματα βλασφημίας equivalent to βλάσφημα (cf. Winers Grammar, § 34, 3 b.; [Buttmann, § 132, 10]): Revelation 13:1; Revelation 17:3 [R G Tr, see γέμω]; τοῦ πνεύματος, genitive of the object, Matthew 12:31; πρὸς τὸν θεόν, Revelation 13:6. (Euripides, Plato, Demosthenes, others; for נֶאָצָה Ezekiel 35:12.) [BB. DD. under the word Blasphemy; Campbell, Diss. on the Gospels, diss. 9, part 2.]
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Ezekiel
35:12
Matthew
12:31; 12:31; 15:19; 26:65
Mark
2:7; 3:28; 7:22; 14:64
Luke
5:21
John
10:33
Ephesians
4:31
Colossians
3:8
1 Timothy
6:4
2 Peter
2:11
Jude
1:9
Revelation
2:9; 13:1; 13:5; 13:6; 17:3

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G988 matches the Greek βλασφημία (blasphēmia),
which occurs 19 times in 18 verses in the Greek concordance of the KJV

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 12:31 - Wherefore I say unto you, All manner of sin and blasphemy G988 shall be forgiven unto men: but the blasphemy G988 against the Holy Ghost shall not be forgiven unto men.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 15:19 - For out of the heart proceed evil thoughts, murders, adulteries, fornications, thefts, false witness, blasphemies: G988
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 26:65 - Then the high priest rent his clothes, saying, He hath spoken blasphemy; what further need have we of witnesses? behold, now ye have heard his blasphemy. G988
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 2:7 - Why doth this man thus speak blasphemies? G988 who can forgive sins but God only?
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 3:28 - Verily I say unto you, All sins shall be forgiven unto the sons of men, and blasphemies G988 wherewith soever they shall blaspheme:
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 7:22 - Thefts, covetousness, wickedness, deceit, lasciviousness, an evil eye, blasphemy, G988 pride, foolishness:
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 14:64 - Ye have heard the blasphemy: G988 what think ye? And they all condemned him to be guilty of death.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 5:21 - And the scribes and the Pharisees began to reason, saying, Who is this which speaketh blasphemies? G988 Who can forgive sins, but God alone?
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 10:33 - The Jews answered him, saying, For a good work we stone thee not; but for blasphemy; G988 and because that thou, being a man, makest thyself God.
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 4:31 - Let all bitterness, and wrath, and anger, and clamour, and evil speaking, G988 be put away from you, with all malice:
Unchecked Copy BoxCol 3:8 - But now ye also put off all these; anger, wrath, malice, blasphemy, G988 filthy communication out of your mouth.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 6:4 - He is proud, knowing nothing, but doting about questions and strifes of words, whereof cometh envy, strife, railings, G988 evil surmisings,
Unchecked Copy BoxJde 1:9 - Yet Michael the archangel, when contending with the devil he disputed about the body of Moses, durst not bring against him a railing G988 accusation, but said, The Lord rebuke thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 2:9 - I know thy works, and tribulation, and poverty, (but thou art rich) and I know the blasphemy G988 of them which say they are Jews, and are not, but are the synagogue of Satan.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 13:1 - And I stood upon the sand of the sea, and saw a beast rise up out of the sea, having seven heads and ten horns, and upon his horns ten crowns, and upon his heads the name of blasphemy. G988
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 13:5 - And there was given unto him a mouth speaking great things and blasphemies; G988 and power was given unto him to continue forty and two months.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 13:6 - And he opened his mouth in blasphemy G988 against God, to blaspheme his name, and his tabernacle, and them that dwell in heaven.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 17:3 - So he carried me away in the spirit into the wilderness: and I saw a woman sit upon a scarlet coloured beast, full of names of blasphemy, G988 having seven heads and ten horns.
 
 
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