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Lexicon :: Strong's G3936 - paristēmi

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paristēmi (Key)
Part of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
41x in 20 unique form(s)
42x in 22 unique form(s)
70x in 32 unique form(s)
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Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 5:837,788

Strong’s Definitions

παρίστημι parístēmi, par-is'-tay-mee; from G3844 and G2476; to stand beside, i.e. (transitively) to exhibit, proffer, (specially), recommend, (figuratively) substantiate; or (intransitively) to be at hand (or ready), aid:—assist, bring before, command, commend, give presently, present, prove, provide, shew, stand (before, by, here, up, with), yield.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 42x

The KJV translates Strong's G3936 in the following manner: stand by (13x), present (9x), yield (5x), show (2x), stand (2x), miscellaneous (11x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 42x
The KJV translates Strong's G3936 in the following manner: stand by (13x), present (9x), yield (5x), show (2x), stand (2x), miscellaneous (11x).
  1. to place beside or near

    1. to set at hand

      1. to present

      2. to proffer

      3. to provide

      4. to place a person or thing at one's disposal

      5. to present a person for another to see and question

      6. to present or show

      7. to bring to, bring near

      8. metaph. i.e to bring into one's fellowship or intimacy

    2. to present (show) by argument, to prove

  2. to stand beside, stand by or near, to be at hand, be present

    1. to stand by

      1. to stand beside one, a bystander

    2. to appear

    3. to be at hand, stand ready

    4. to stand by to help, to succour

    5. to be present

      1. to have come

      2. of time

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
παρίστημι parístēmi, par-is'-tay-mee; from G3844 and G2476; to stand beside, i.e. (transitively) to exhibit, proffer, (specially), recommend, (figuratively) substantiate; or (intransitively) to be at hand (or ready), aid:—assist, bring before, command, commend, give presently, present, prove, provide, shew, stand (before, by, here, up, with), yield.
παρίστημι and (in later writings, and in the N. T. in Romans 6:13, 16) παριστάνω; future παραστήσω; 1 aorist παρέστησα; 2 aorist παρέστην; perfect παρέστηκα, participle παρεστηκώς and παρεστως; pluperfect 3 person plural παρειστήκεισαν (Acts 1:10 (WH παριστηκεισαν; see ἵστημι, at the beginning)); 1 future middle παραστήσομαί; from Homer down.
1. The present, imperfect, future and 1 aorist active have a transitive sense (the Sept. chiefly for הֶעֱמִיד),
a. to place beside or near (παρά, IV. 1); to set at hand; to present; to proffer; to provide: κτήνη, Acts 23:24 (σκάφη, 2 Macc. 12:3); τινα or τί τίνι, to place a person or tiring at one's disposal, Matthew 26:53; to present a person for another to see and question, Acts 23:33; to present or show, τινα orτί with an accusative of the quality which the person or thing exhibits: οἷς παρέστησεν ἑαυτόν ζῶντα, Acts 1:3; add, Romans 6:13, 16, 19; 2 Corinthians 11:2; Ephesians 5:27; 2 Timothy 2:15 (te vegetum nobis in Graeeia siste, Cicero, ad Att. 10, 16, 6); τινα with a predicate accusative followed by κατενώπιον τίνος, Colossians 1:22; ἑαυτόν ὡς (ὡσεί) τινα τίνι, Romans 6:13; to bring, lead to, in the sense of presenting, without a dative: Acts 9:41; Colossians 1:28. of sacrifices or of things consecrated to God: τά σώματα ὑμῶν θυσίαν... τῷ Θεῷ, Romans 12:1 (so also in secular authors: Polybius 16, 25, 7; Josephus, Antiquities 4, 6, 4; Lucian, deor. concil. 13; Latin admoveo, Vergil Aen. 12, 171; sisto, Stat. Theb. 4, 445); τινα (a firstborn) τῷ κυρίῳ, Luke 2:22; to bring to, bring near, metaphorically, i. e. to bring into one's fellowship or intimacy: τινα τῷ Θεῷ, 1 Corinthians 8:8; namely, τῷ Θεῷ, 2 Corinthians 4:14.
b. to present (show) by argument, to prove: τί, Acts 24:13 (Epictetus diss. 2, 23, 47; followed by πῶς, id. 2, 26, 4; τίνι τί, Xenophon, oec. 13, 1; τίνι, ὅτι, Josephus, Antiquities 4, 3, 2; de vita sua §6).
2. Middle and perfect, pluperfect, 2 aorist active, in an intransitive sense (the Sept. chiefly for עָמַד, also for נִצַּב), to stand beside, stand by or near, to be at hand, be present;
a. universally, to stand by: τίνι, to stand beside one, Acts 1:10; Acts 9:39; Acts 23:2; Acts 27:23; παρεστηκώς, a by-stander, Mark 14:47, 69 (here T Tr WH παρεστῶσιν); Mark 15:35 (here Tdf. παρεστωτων, WH marginal reading ἑστηκότων), Mark 15:39; John 18:22 (L marginal reading Tr marginal reading παρεστωτων); παρεστως, Mark 14:70; John 19:26 (here anarthrous).
b. to appear: with a predicate nominative followed by ἐνώπιον τίνος, Acts 4:10 (A. V. stand here); before a judge, Καίσαρι, Acts 27:24; middle τῷ βήματι τοῦ Θεοῦ (R G Χριστοῦ), Romans 14:10.
c. to be at hand, stand ready: of assailants, absolutely, Acts 4:26 (A. V. stood up) (from Psalm 2:2); to be at hand for service, of servants in attendance on their master (Latin appareo), τίνι, Esther 4:5; ἐνώπιον τίνος, 1 Kings 10:8; ἐνώπιον τοῦ Θεοῦ, of a presence-angel (A. V. that stand in the presence of God), Luke 1:19, cf. Revelation 8:2.; absolutely, οἱ παρεστῶτες, them that stood by, Luke 19:24; with αὐτῷ added (viz. the high-priest), Acts 23:2, 4.
d. to stand by to help, to succor (German beistehen): τίνι, Romans 16:2; 2 Timothy 4:17 (Homer, Iliad 10, 290; Hesiod th. 439; Aristophanes vesp. 1388; Xenophon; Demosthenes, p. 366, 20; 1120, 26, and in other authors).
e. to be present; to have come: of time, Mark 4:29.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

1 Kings
4:29; 14:47; 14:69; 14:70; 15:35; 15:39
1:19; 2:22; 19:24
18:22; 19:26
1:3; 1:10; 1:10; 4:10; 4:26; 9:39; 9:41; 23:2; 23:2; 23:4; 23:24; 23:33; 24:13; 27:23; 27:24
6:13; 6:13; 6:13; 6:16; 6:16; 6:19; 12:1; 14:10; 16:2
1 Corinthians
2 Corinthians
4:14; 11:2
1:22; 1:28
2 Timothy
2:15; 4:17

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G3936 matches the Greek παρίστημι (paristēmi),
which occurs 42 times in 40 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 26:53 - Thinkest thou that I cannot now pray to my Father, and he shall presently give G3936 me more than twelve legions of angels?
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 4:29 - But when the fruit is brought forth, immediately he putteth in the sickle, because the harvest is come. G3936
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 14:47 - And one of them that stood by G3936 drew a sword, and smote a servant of the high priest, and cut off his ear.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 14:69 - And a maid saw him again, and began to say to them that stood by, G3936 This is one of them.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 14:70 - And he denied it again. And a little after, they that stood by G3936 said again to Peter, Surely thou art one of them: for thou art a Galilaean, and thy speech agreeth thereto.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 15:35 - And some of them that stood by, G3936 when they heard it, said, Behold, he calleth Elias.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 15:39 - And when the centurion, which stood G3936 over against him, saw that he so cried out, and gave up the ghost, he said, Truly this man was the Son of God.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 1:19 - And the angel answering said unto him, I am Gabriel, that stand G3936 in the presence of God; and am sent to speak unto thee, and to shew thee these glad tidings.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 2:22 - And when the days of her purification according to the law of Moses were accomplished, they brought him to Jerusalem, to present G3936 him to the Lord;
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 19:24 - And he said unto them that stood by, G3936 Take from him the pound, and give it to him that hath ten pounds.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 18:22 - And when he had thus spoken, one of the officers which stood by G3936 struck Jesus with the palm of his hand, saying, Answerest thou the high priest so?
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 19:26 - When Jesus therefore saw his mother, and the disciple standing by, G3936 whom he loved, he saith unto his mother, Woman, behold thy son!
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 1:3 - To whom also he shewed G3936 himself alive after his passion by many infallible proofs, being seen of them forty days, and speaking of the things pertaining to the kingdom of God:
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 1:10 - And while they looked stedfastly toward heaven as he went up, behold, two men stood by G3936 them in white apparel;
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 4:10 - Be it known unto you all, and to all the people of Israel, that by the name of Jesus Christ of Nazareth, whom ye crucified, whom God raised from the dead, even by him doth G3936  this man stand here G3936 before you whole.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 4:26 - The kings of the earth stood up, G3936 and the rulers were gathered together against the Lord, and against his Christ.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 9:39 - Then Peter arose and went with them. When he was come, they brought him into the upper chamber: and all the widows stood by G3936 him weeping, and shewing the coats and garments which Dorcas made, while she was with them.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 9:41 - And he gave her his hand, and lifted her up, and when he had called the saints and widows, presented G3936 her alive.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 23:2 - And the high priest Ananias commanded them that stood by G3936 him to smite him on the mouth.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 23:4 - And they that stood by G3936 said, Revilest thou God's high priest?
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 23:24 - And provide G3936 them beasts, that they may set Paul on, and bring him safe unto Felix the governor.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 23:33 - Who, when they came to Caesarea, and delivered the epistle to the governor, presented G3936 Paul also before him.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 24:13 - Neither can they prove G3936 the things whereof they now accuse me.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 27:23 - For there stood by G3936 me this night the angel of God, whose I am, and whom I serve,
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 27:24 - Saying, Fear not, Paul; thou must be brought before G3936 Caesar: and, lo, God hath given thee all them that sail with thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 6:13 - Neither yield ye G3936 your members as instruments of unrighteousness unto sin: but yield G3936 yourselves unto God, as those that are alive from the dead, and your members as instruments of righteousness unto God.
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 6:16 - Know ye not, that to whom ye yield G3936 yourselves servants to obey, his servants ye are to whom ye obey; whether of sin unto death, or of obedience unto righteousness?
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 6:19 - I speak after the manner of men because of the infirmity of your flesh: for as ye have yielded G3936 your members servants to uncleanness and to iniquity unto iniquity; even so now yield G3936 your members servants to righteousness unto holiness.
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 12:1 - I beseech you therefore, brethren, by the mercies of God, that ye present G3936 your bodies a living sacrifice, holy, acceptable unto God, which is your reasonable service.
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 14:10 - But why dost thou judge thy brother? or why dost thou set at nought thy brother? for we shall G3936  all stand before G3936 the judgment seat of Christ.
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 16:2 - That ye receive her in the Lord, as becometh saints, and that ye assist G3936 her in whatsoever business she hath need of you: for she hath been a succourer of many, and of myself also.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 8:8 - But meat commendeth G3936 us not to God: for neither, if we eat, are we the better; neither, if we eat not, are we the worse.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 4:14 - Knowing that he which raised up the Lord Jesus shall raise up us also by Jesus, and shall present G3936 us with you.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 11:2 - For I am jealous over you with godly jealousy: for I have espoused you to one husband, that I may present G3936 you as a chaste virgin to Christ.
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 5:27 - That he might present G3936 it to himself a glorious church, not having spot, or wrinkle, or any such thing; but that it should be holy and without blemish.
Unchecked Copy BoxCol 1:22 - In the body of his flesh through death, to present G3936 you holy and unblameable and unreproveable in his sight:
Unchecked Copy BoxCol 1:28 - Whom we preach, warning every man, and teaching every man in all wisdom; that we may present G3936 every man perfect in Christ Jesus:
Unchecked Copy Box2Ti 2:15 - Study to shew G3936 thyself approved unto God, a workman that needeth not to be ashamed, rightly dividing the word of truth.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ti 4:17 - Notwithstanding the Lord stood G3936 with me, and strengthened me; that by me the preaching might be fully known, and that all the Gentiles might hear: and I was delivered out of the mouth of the lion.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ti 4:22 - The Lord Jesus Christ be with thy spirit. Grace be with you. Amen.[fn]
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