Search Bible
Click for Help   Click for QuickNav   Click for Advanced Search Options
Search TR
Your Bible Version is the TR
Go to Top
Link to This Page Cite This Page
Share this page Follow the BLB
Printable Page
 
 
Left Context Bar Edge 1Left Context Bar BackgroundLeft Context Bar Edge 2Previous Strongs NumberCopy VersesCopy OptionsShow StrongsRed Letter OnNext Strongs NumberRight Context Bar Edge 2Right Context Bar BackgroundRight Context Bar Edge 1
The Blue Letter Bible
BLB Searches
Search the Bible
Search TR
 [?]

Advanced Options

Other Searches

Multi-Verse Retrieval
x
Search TR

Let's Connect
x
Daily Devotionals
x

Blue Letter Bible offers several daily devotional readings in order to help you refocus on Christ and the Gospel of His peace and righteousness.

Daily Bible Reading Plans
x

Recognizing the value of consistent reflection upon the Word of God in order to refocus one's mind and heart upon Christ and His Gospel of peace, we provide several reading plans designed to cover the entire Bible in a year.

One-Year Plans

Two-Year Plan

Lexicon :: Strong's G1372 - dipsaō

Choose a new font size and typeface
διψάω
Transliteration
dipsaō (Key)
Pronunciation
dip-sah'-o
Listen
Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
From a variation of δίψος (G1373)
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 2:226,177

Strong’s Definitions

διψάω dipsáō, dip-sah'-o; from a variation of G1373; to thirst for (literally or figuratively):—(be, be a-)thirst(-y).


KJV Translation Count — Total: 16x

The KJV translates Strong's G1372 in the following manner: thirst (10x), be thirsty (3x), be athirst (3x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 16x
The KJV translates Strong's G1372 in the following manner: thirst (10x), be thirsty (3x), be athirst (3x).
  1. to suffer thirst, suffer from thirst

    1. figuratively, those who are said to thirst who painfully feel their want of, and eagerly long for, those things by which the soul is refreshed, supported, strengthened

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
διψάω dipsáō, dip-sah'-o; from a variation of G1373; to thirst for (literally or figuratively):—(be, be a-)thirst(-y).
STRONGS NT 1372: διψάω
διψάω, -ῶ, subjunctive present 3 person singular δίψᾷ (John 7:37; Romans 12:20; often so from the Macedonian age on for the Attic δίψῇ, cf. Winers Grammar, § 13, 3 b.; [Buttmann, 44 (38)]; Lob. ad Phryn., p. 61); future διψήσω; 1 aorist ἐδίψησα; (δίψα, thirst); [from Homer down]; to thirst;
1. absolutely, to suffer thirst; suffer from thirst: properly, Matthew 25:35, 37, 42, 44; John 4:15; John 19:28; Romans 12:20; 1 Corinthians 4:11; figuratively, those are said to thirst who painfully feel their want of, and eagerly long for, those things by which the soul is refreshed, supported, strengthened: John 4:13; John 6:35; John 7:37; Revelation 7:16; Revelation 21:6; Revelation 22:17; (Sir. 24:21 (Sir 24:20); Sir 51:24).
2. with an accusative of the thing desired: τὴν δικαιοσύνην, Matthew 5:6, (Psalm 62:2 (Ps. 63:2) in the better Greek writings with the genitive; cf. Winers Grammar, § 30, 10 b.; [Buttmann, 147 (129)]; ἐλευθερίας, Plato, rep. 8, p. 562 c.; τιμῆς, Plutarch, Cat. maj. 11; others; cf. Winer's Grammar, 17).
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
Copyright © 2002, 2003, 2006, 2011 by Biblesoft, Inc.
All rights reserved. Used by permission. BibleSoft.com

BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Psalms
62:2; 63:2
Matthew
5:6; 25:35; 25:37; 25:42; 25:44
John
4:13; 4:15; 6:35; 7:37; 7:37; 19:28
Romans
12:20; 12:20
1 Corinthians
4:11
Revelation
7:16; 21:6; 22:17

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G1372 matches the Greek διψάω (dipsaō),
which occurs 16 times in 16 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 5:6 - μακάριοι οἱ πεινῶντες καὶ διψῶντες G1372 τὴν δικαιοσύνην ὅτι αὐτοὶ χορτασθήσονται
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 25:35 - ἐπείνασα γὰρ καὶ ἐδώκατέ μοι φαγεῖν ἐδίψησα G1372 καὶ ἐποτίσατέ με ξένος ἤμην καὶ συνηγάγετέ με
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 25:37 - τότε ἀποκριθήσονται αὐτῷ οἱ δίκαιοι λέγοντες Κύριε πότε σε εἴδομεν πεινῶντα καὶ ἐθρέψαμεν διψῶντα G1372 καὶ ἐποτίσαμεν
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 25:42 - ἐπείνασα γὰρ καὶ οὐκ ἐδώκατέ μοι φαγεῖν ἐδίψησα G1372 καὶ οὐκ ἐποτίσατέ με
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 25:44 - τότε ἀποκριθήσονται αὐτῷ καὶ αὐτοὶ λέγοντες Κύριε πότε σε εἴδομεν πεινῶντα διψῶντα G1372 ξένον γυμνὸν ἀσθενῆ ἐν φυλακῇ καὶ οὐ διηκονήσαμέν σοι
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:13 - ἀπεκρίθη Ἰησοῦς καὶ εἶπεν αὐτῇ Πᾶς πίνων ἐκ τοῦ ὕδατος τούτου διψήσει G1372 πάλιν·
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:14 - ὃς δ᾽ ἂν πίῃ ἐκ τοῦ ὕδατος οὗ ἐγὼ δώσω αὐτῷ οὐ μὴ διψήσῃ G1372 εἰς τὸν αἰῶνα ἀλλὰ τὸ ὕδωρ δώσω αὐτῷ γενήσεται ἐν αὐτῷ πηγὴ ὕδατος ἁλλομένου εἰς ζωὴν αἰώνιον
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:15 - λέγει πρὸς αὐτὸν γυνή Κύριε δός μοι τοῦτο τὸ ὕδωρ ἵνα μὴ διψῶ G1372 μηδὲ έρχωμαι ἐνθάδε ἀντλεῖν
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 6:35 - εἶπεν δὲ αὐτοῖς Ἰησοῦς Ἐγώ εἰμι ἄρτος τῆς ζωῆς· ἐρχόμενος πρός μὲ, οὐ μὴ πεινάσῃ καὶ πιστεύων εἰς ἐμὲ οὐ μὴ διψήσῃ G1372 πώποτε
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 7:37 - Ἐν δὲ τῇ ἐσχάτῃ ἡμέρᾳ τῇ μεγάλῃ τῆς ἑορτῆς εἱστήκει Ἰησοῦς καὶ ἔκραξεν λέγων, Ἐάν τις διψᾷ G1372 ἐρχέσθω πρός με καὶ πινέτω
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 19:28 - Μετὰ τοῦτο εἰδὼς Ἰησοῦς ὅτι πάντα ἤδη τετέλεσται ἵνα τελειωθῇ γραφή λέγει Διψῶ G1372
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 12:20 - ἐὰν οὖν πεινᾷ ἐχθρός σου ψώμιζε αὐτόν· ἐὰν διψᾷ G1372 πότιζε αὐτόν· τοῦτο γὰρ ποιῶν ἄνθρακας πυρὸς σωρεύσεις ἐπὶ τὴν κεφαλὴν αὐτοῦ
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 4:11 - ἄχρι τῆς ἄρτι ὥρας καὶ πεινῶμεν καὶ διψῶμεν G1372 καὶ γυμνητεύομεν, καὶ κολαφιζόμεθα καὶ ἀστατοῦμεν
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 7:16 - οὐ πεινάσουσιν ἔτι οὐδὲ διψήσουσιν G1372 ἔτι οὐδὲ μὴ πέσῃ ἐπ᾽ αὐτοὺς ἥλιος οὐδὲ πᾶν καῦμα
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 21:6 - καὶ εἶπέν μοι γέγονεν ἐγώ εἰμι τὸ Α καὶ τὸ Ω ἀρχὴ καὶ τὸ τέλος ἐγὼ τῷ διψῶντι G1372 δώσω ἐκ τῆς πηγῆς τοῦ ὕδατος τῆς ζωῆς δωρεάν
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 22:17 - Καὶ τὸ πνεῦμα καὶ νύμφη λέγουσιν, Ἐλθε, καὶ ἀκούων εἰπάτω, Ἐλθε, καὶ διψῶν G1372 ἐλθέτω· καὶ θέλων λαμβανέτω τὸ ὕδωρ ζωῆς δωρεάν

Donate Contact

Blue Letter Bible study tools make reading, searching and studying the Bible easy and rewarding.

Blue Letter Bible is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization