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Lexicon :: Strong's G3850 - parabolē

παραβολή
Transliteration
parabolē
Pronunciation
pä-rä-bo-lā' (Key)
Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 5:744,773

KJV Translation Count — Total: 50x
The KJV translates Strong's G3850 in the following manner: parable (46x), figure (2x), comparison (1x), proverb (1x).
Outline of Biblical Usage [?]
  1. a placing of one thing by the side of another, juxtaposition, as of ships in battle

  2. metaph.

    1. a comparing, comparison of one thing with another, likeness, similitude

    2. an example by which a doctrine or precept is illustrated

    3. a narrative, fictitious but agreeable to the laws and usages of human life, by which either the duties of men or the things of God, particularly the nature and history of God's kingdom are figuratively portrayed

    4. a parable: an earthly story with a heavenly meaning

  3. a pithy and instructive saying, involving some likeness or comparison and having preceptive or admonitory force

    1. an aphorism, a maxim

  4. a proverb

  5. an act by which one exposes himself or his possessions to danger, a venture, a risk

Strong’s Definitions [?] (Strong’s Definitions Legend)
παραβολή parabolḗ, par-ab-ol-ay'; from G3846; a similitude ("parable"), i.e. (symbolic) fictitious narrative (of common life conveying a moral), apothegm or adage:—comparison, figure, parable, proverb.
Thayer's Greek Lexicon [?]

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Concordance Results Using KJV

Strong's Number G3850 matches the Greek παραβολή (parabolē),
which occurs 50 times in 48 verses in the Greek concordance of the KJV

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And he spake many things unto them in parables, G3850 saying, Behold, a sower went forth to sow;

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And the disciples came, and said unto him, Why speakest thou unto them in parables? G3850

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Therefore speak I to them in parables: G3850 because they seeing see not; and hearing they hear not, neither do they understand.

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Hear ye therefore the parable G3850 of the sower.

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Another parable G3850 put he forth unto them, saying, The kingdom of heaven is likened unto a man which sowed good seed in his field:

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Another parable G3850 put he forth unto them, saying, The kingdom of heaven is like to a grain of mustard seed, which a man took, and sowed in his field:

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Another parable G3850 spake he unto them; The kingdom of heaven is like unto leaven, which a woman took, and hid in three measures of meal, till the whole was leavened.

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All these things spake Jesus unto the multitude in parables; G3850 and without a parable G3850 spake he not unto them:

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That it might be fulfilled which was spoken by the prophet, saying, I will open my mouth in parables; G3850 I will utter things which have been kept secret from the foundation of the world.

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Then Jesus sent the multitude away, and went into the house: and his disciples came unto him, saying, Declare unto us the parable G3850 of the tares of the field.

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And it came to pass, that when Jesus had finished these parables, G3850 he departed thence.

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Then answered Peter and said unto him, Declare unto us this parable. G3850

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Hear another parable: G3850 There was a certain householder, which planted a vineyard, and hedged it round about, and digged a winepress in it, and built a tower, and let it out to husbandmen, and went into a far country:

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And when the chief priests and Pharisees had heard his parables, G3850 they perceived that he spake of them.

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And Jesus answered and spake unto them again by parables, G3850 and said,

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Now learn a parable G3850 of the fig tree; When his branch is yet tender, and putteth forth leaves, ye know that summer is nigh:

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And he called them unto him, and said unto them in parables, G3850 How can Satan cast out Satan?

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And he taught them many things by parables, G3850 and said unto them in his doctrine,

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And when he was alone, they that were about him with the twelve asked of him the parable. G3850

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And he said unto them, Unto you it is given to know the mystery of the kingdom of God: but unto them that are without, all these things are done in parables: G3850

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And he said unto them, Know ye not this parable? G3850 and how then will ye know all parables? G3850

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And he said, Whereunto shall we liken the kingdom of God? or with what comparison G3850 shall we compare it?

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And with many such parables G3850 spake he the word unto them, as they were able to hear it.

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But without a parable G3850 spake he not unto them: and when they were alone, he expounded all things to his disciples.

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And when he was entered into the house from the people, his disciples asked him concerning the parable. G3850

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And he began to speak unto them by parables. G3850 A certain man planted a vineyard, and set an hedge about it, and digged a place for the winefat, and built a tower, and let it out to husbandmen, and went into a far country.

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And they sought to lay hold on him, but feared the people: for they knew that he had spoken the parable G3850 against them: and they left him, and went their way.

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Now learn a parable G3850 of the fig tree; When her branch is yet tender, and putteth forth leaves, ye know that summer is near:

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And he said unto them, Ye will surely say unto me this proverb, G3850 Physician, heal thyself: whatsoever we have heard done in Capernaum, do also here in thy country.

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And he spake also a parable G3850 unto them; No man putteth a piece of a new garment upon an old; if otherwise, then both the new maketh a rent, and the piece that was taken out of the new agreeth not with the old.

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And he spake a parable G3850 unto them, Can the blind lead the blind? shall they not both fall into the ditch?

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And when much people were gathered together, and were come to him out of every city, he spake by a parable: G3850

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And his disciples asked him, saying, What might this parable G3850 be?

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And he said, Unto you it is given to know the mysteries of the kingdom of God: but to others in parables; G3850 that seeing they might not see, and hearing they might not understand.

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Now the parable G3850 is this: The seed is the word of God.

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And he spake a parable G3850 unto them, saying, The ground of a certain rich man brought forth plentifully:

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Then Peter said unto him, Lord, speakest thou this parable G3850 unto us, or even to all?

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He spake also this parable; G3850 A certain man had a fig tree planted in his vineyard; and he came and sought fruit thereon, and found none.

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And he put forth a parable G3850 to those which were bidden, when he marked how they chose out the chief rooms; saying unto them,

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And he spake this parable G3850 unto them, saying,

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And he spake a parable G3850 unto them to this end, that men ought always to pray, and not to faint;

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And he spake this parable G3850 unto certain which trusted in themselves that they were righteous, and despised others:

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And as they heard these things, he added and spake a parable, G3850 because he was nigh to Jerusalem, and because they thought that the kingdom of God should immediately appear.

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Then began he to speak to the people this parable; G3850 A certain man planted a vineyard, and let it forth to husbandmen, and went into a far country for a long time.

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And the chief priests and the scribes the same hour sought to lay hands on him; and they feared the people: for they perceived that he had spoken this parable G3850 against them.

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And he spake to them a parable; G3850 Behold the fig tree, and all the trees;

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Which was a figure G3850 for the time then present, in which were offered both gifts and sacrifices, that could not make him that did the service perfect, as pertaining to the conscience;

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Accounting that God was able to raise him up, even from the dead; from whence also he received him in a figure. G3850
 
 
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