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Lexicon :: Strong's G3140 - martyreō

μαρτυρέω
Transliteration
martyreō
Pronunciation
mär-tü-re'-ō (Key)
Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 4:474,564

KJV Translation Count — Total: 79x
The KJV translates Strong's G3140 in the following manner: bear witness (25x), testify (19x), bear record (13x), witness (5x), be a witness (2x), give testimony (2x), have a good report (2x), miscellaneous (11x).
Outline of Biblical Usage [?]
  1. to be a witness, to bear witness, i.e. to affirm that one has seen or heard or experienced something, or that he knows it because taught by divine revelation or inspiration

    1. to give (not to keep back) testimony

    2. to utter honourable testimony, give a good report

    3. conjure, implore

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
μαρτυρέω martyréō, mar-too-reh'-o; from G3144; to be a witness, i.e. testify (literally or figuratively):—charge, give (evidence), bear record, have (obtain, of) good (honest) report, be well reported of, testify, give (have) testimony, (be, bear, give, obtain) witness.
Thayer's Greek Lexicon [?]

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Concordance Results Using KJV

Strong's Number G3140 matches the Greek μαρτυρέω (martyreō),
which occurs 86 times in 75 verses in the Greek concordance of the KJV
Page 1 / 2 (Mat 23:31–2Co 8:3)

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Wherefore ye be witnesses G3140 unto yourselves, that ye are the children of them which killed the prophets.

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And all bare G3140 him witness, G3140 and wondered at the gracious words which proceeded out of his mouth. And they said, Is not this Joseph's son?

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Truly ye bear witness G3140 that ye allow the deeds of your fathers: for they indeed killed them, and ye build their sepulchres.

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The same came for a witness, to bear witness G3140 of the Light, that all men through him might believe.

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He was not that Light, but was sent to bear witness G3140 of that Light.

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John bare witness G3140 of him, and cried, saying, This was he of whom I spake, He that cometh after me is preferred before me: for he was before me.

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And John bare record, G3140 saying, I saw the Spirit descending from heaven like a dove, and it abode upon him.

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And I saw, and bare record G3140 that this is the Son of God.

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And needed not that any should testify G3140 of man: for he knew what was in man.

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Verily, verily, I say unto thee, We speak that we do know, and testify G3140 that we have seen; and ye receive not our witness.

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And they came unto John, and said unto him, Rabbi, he that was with thee beyond Jordan, to whom thou barest witness, G3140 behold, the same baptizeth, and all men come to him.

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Ye yourselves bear G3140 me witness, G3140 that I said, I am not the Christ, but that I am sent before him.

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And what he hath seen and heard, that he testifieth; G3140 and no man receiveth his testimony.

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And many of the Samaritans of that city believed on him for the saying of the woman, which testified, G3140 He told me all that ever I did.

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For Jesus himself testified, G3140 that a prophet hath no honour in his own country.

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If I bear witness G3140 of myself, my witness is not true.

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There is another that beareth witness G3140 of me; and I know that the witness which he witnesseth G3140 of me is true.

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Ye sent unto John, and he bare witness G3140 unto the truth.

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But I have greater witness than that of John: for the works which the Father hath given me to finish, the same works that I do, bear witness G3140 of me, that the Father hath sent me.

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And the Father himself, which hath sent me, hath borne witness G3140 of me. Ye have neither heard his voice at any time, nor seen his shape.

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Search the scriptures; for in them ye think ye have eternal life: and they are they which testify G3140 of me.

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The world cannot hate you; but me it hateth, because I testify G3140 of it, that the works thereof are evil.

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The Pharisees therefore said unto him, Thou bearest record G3140 of thyself; thy record is not true.

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Jesus answered and said unto them, Though I bear record G3140 of myself, yet my record is true: for I know whence I came, and whither I go; but ye cannot tell whence I come, and whither I go.

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I am one that bear witness G3140 of myself, and the Father that sent me beareth witness G3140 of me.

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Jesus answered them, I told you, and ye believed not: the works that I do in my Father's name, they bear witness G3140 of me.

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The people therefore that was with him when he called Lazarus out of his grave, and raised him from the dead, bare record. G3140

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When Jesus had thus said, he was troubled in spirit, and testified, G3140 and said, Verily, verily, I say unto you, that one of you shall betray me.

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But when the Comforter is come, whom I will send unto you from the Father, even the Spirit of truth, which proceedeth from the Father, he shall testify G3140 of me:

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And ye also shall bear witness, G3140 because ye have been with me from the beginning.

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Jesus answered him, If I have spoken evil, bear witness G3140 of the evil: but if well, why smitest thou me?

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Pilate therefore said unto him, Art thou a king then? Jesus answered, Thou sayest that I am a king. To this end was I born, and for this cause came I into the world, that I should bear witness G3140 unto the truth. Every one that is of the truth heareth my voice.

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And he that saw it bare record, G3140 and his record is true: and he knoweth that he saith true, that ye might believe.

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This is the disciple which testifieth G3140 of these things, and wrote these things: and we know that his testimony is true.

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Wherefore, brethren, look ye out among you seven men of honest report, G3140 full of the Holy Ghost and wisdom, whom we may appoint over this business.

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And they said, Cornelius the centurion, a just man, and one that feareth God, and of good report G3140 among all the nation of the Jews, was warned from God by an holy angel to send for thee into his house, and to hear words of thee.

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To him give G3140 all the prophets witness, G3140 that through his name whosoever believeth in him shall receive remission of sins.

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And when he had removed him, he raised up unto them David to be their king; to whom also he gave testimony, G3140 and said, I have found David the son of Jesse, a man after mine own heart, which shall fulfil all my will.

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Long time therefore abode they speaking boldly in the Lord, which gave testimony G3140 unto the word of his grace, and granted signs and wonders to be done by their hands.

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And God, which knoweth the hearts, bare them witness, G3140 giving them the Holy Ghost, even as he did unto us;

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Which was well reported G3140 of by the brethren that were at Lystra and Iconium.

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As also the high priest doth bear G3140 me witness, G3140 and all the estate of the elders: from whom also I received letters unto the brethren, and went to Damascus, to bring them which were there bound unto Jerusalem, for to be punished.

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And one Ananias, a devout man according to the law, having a good report G3140 of all the Jews which dwelt there,

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And the night following the Lord stood by him, and said, Be of good cheer, Paul: for as thou hast testified of me in Jerusalem, so must thou bear witness G3140 also at Rome.

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Which knew me from the beginning, if they would testify, G3140 that after the most straitest sect of our religion I lived a Pharisee.

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Having therefore obtained help of God, I continue unto this day, witnessing G3140 both to small and great, saying none other things than those which the prophets and Moses did say should come:

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But now the righteousness of God without the law is manifested, being witnessed G3140 by the law and the prophets;

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For I bear G3140 them record G3140 that they have a zeal of God, but not according to knowledge.

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Yea, and we are found false witnesses of God; because we have testified G3140 of God that he raised up Christ: whom he raised not up, if so be that the dead rise not.

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For to their power, I bear record, G3140 yea, and beyond their power they were willing of themselves;

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