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Lexicon :: Strong's G391 - anastrophē

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anastrophē (Key)
Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TDNT Reference: 7:715,1093

Strong’s Definitions

ἀναστροφή anastrophḗ, an-as-trof-ay'; from G390; behavior:—conversation.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 13x

The KJV translates Strong's G391 in the following manner: conversation (13x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 13x
The KJV translates Strong's G391 in the following manner: conversation (13x).
  1. manner of life, conduct, behaviour, deportment

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
ἀναστροφή anastrophḗ, an-as-trof-ay'; from G390; behavior:—conversation.
ἀναστροφή, -ῆς, , (from the passive ἀναστρέφομαι, see the preceding word), properly, 'walk,' i. e. manner of life, behavior, conduct (German Lebenswandel): Galatians 1:13; Ephesians 4:22; 1 Timothy 4:12; James 3:13; 1 Peter 1:15, 18; 1 Peter 2:12; 1 Peter 3:1f, 16; 2 Peter 2:7; plural ἅγιαι ἀναστροφαί the ways in which holy living shows itself, 2 Peter 3:11. Hence, life in so far as it is comprised in conduct, Hebrews 13:7. (This word, in the senses given, is found in Greek writings from Polybius 4, 82, 1 down; in the Scriptures first in Tobit 4:14; 2 Macc. 5:8; add Epictetus diss. 1, 9, 5; 4, 7, 5 [and (from Sophocles Lexicon, under the word) Agatharchides 134, 12; 153, 8; Aristeas 16].)
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

1 Timothy
1 Peter
1:15; 1:18; 2:12; 3:1; 3:16
2 Peter
2:7; 3:11

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G391 matches the Greek ἀναστροφή (anastrophē),
which occurs 13 times in 13 verses in the MGNT Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxGal 1:13 - For you have heard of my former manner G391 of life G391 in Judaism, how I used to persecute the church of God beyond measure and tried to destroy it;
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 4:22 - that, in reference to your former manner G391 of life, G391 you lay aside the old [fn]self, which is being corrupted in accordance with the lusts of deceit,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 4:12 - Let no one look down on your youthfulness, but rather in speech, conduct, G391 love, faith and purity, show yourself an example [fn]of those who believe.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 13:7 - Remember those who led you, who spoke the word of God to you; and considering the [fn]result of their conduct, G391 imitate their faith.
Unchecked Copy BoxJas 3:13 - Who among you is wise and understanding? Let him show by his good behavior G391 his deeds in the gentleness of wisdom.
Unchecked Copy Box1Pe 1:15 - but [fn]like the Holy One who called you, [fn]be holy yourselves also in all your behavior; G391
Unchecked Copy Box1Pe 1:18 - knowing that you were not [fn]redeemed with perishable things like silver or gold from your futile way G391 of life G391 inherited from your forefathers,
Unchecked Copy Box1Pe 2:12 - Keep your behavior G391 excellent among the Gentiles, so that in the thing in which they slander you as evildoers, they may [fn]because of your good deeds, as they observe them, glorify God in the day of [fn]visitation.
Unchecked Copy Box1Pe 3:1 - In the same way, you wives, be submissive to your own husbands so that even if any of them are disobedient to the word, they may be won without a word by the behavior G391 of their wives,
Unchecked Copy Box1Pe 3:2 - as they observe your chaste and [fn]respectful behavior. G391
Unchecked Copy Box1Pe 3:16 - [fn]and keep a good conscience so that in the thing in which you are slandered, those who revile your good behavior G391 in Christ will be put to shame.
Unchecked Copy Box2Pe 2:7 - and if He rescued righteous Lot, oppressed by the sensual conduct G391 of unprincipled men
Unchecked Copy Box2Pe 3:11 - Since all these things are to be destroyed in this way, what sort of people ought you to be in holy conduct G391 and godliness,
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