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Lexicon :: Strong's G3982 - peithō

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peithō (Key)
Part of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
A primary verb
52x in 33 unique form(s)
55x in 35 unique form(s)
129x in 28 unique form(s)
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Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 6:1,818

Strong’s Definitions

πείθω peíthō, pi'-tho; a primary verb; to convince (by argument, true or false); by analogy, to pacify or conciliate (by other fair means); reflexively or passively, to assent (to evidence or authority), to rely (by inward certainty):—agree, assure, believe, have confidence, be (wax) conflent, make friend, obey, persuade, trust, yield.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 55x

The KJV translates Strong's G3982 in the following manner: persuade (22x), trust (8x), obey (7x), have confidence (6x), believe (3x), be confident (2x), miscellaneous (7x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 55x
The KJV translates Strong's G3982 in the following manner: persuade (22x), trust (8x), obey (7x), have confidence (6x), believe (3x), be confident (2x), miscellaneous (7x).
  1. persuade

    1. to persuade, i.e. to induce one by words to believe

    2. to make friends of, to win one's favour, gain one's good will, or to seek to win one, strive to please one

    3. to tranquillise

    4. to persuade unto i.e. move or induce one to persuasion to do something

  2. be persuaded

    1. to be persuaded, to suffer one's self to be persuaded; to be induced to believe: to have faith: in a thing

      1. to believe

      2. to be persuaded of a thing concerning a person

    2. to listen to, obey, yield to, comply with

  3. to trust, have confidence, be confident

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
πείθω peíthō, pi'-tho; a primary verb; to convince (by argument, true or false); by analogy, to pacify or conciliate (by other fair means); reflexively or passively, to assent (to evidence or authority), to rely (by inward certainty):—agree, assure, believe, have confidence, be (wax) conflent, make friend, obey, persuade, trust, yield.
STRONGS NT 3982: Πειθώ
Πειθώ, Πειθους, ,
1. Peitho, proper name of a goddess, literally, Persuasion; LatinSuada orSuadela.
2. persuasive power, persuasion: 1 Corinthians 2:4 ἐν πειθοι — accusative to certain inferior authorities. (On the word, see Müller's note on Josephus, contra Apion 2, 21, 3. (Hesiod, Herodotus, others.))
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

1 Corinthians

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G3982 matches the Greek πείθω (peithō),
which occurs 55 times in 55 verses in the TR Greek.

Page 1 / 2 (Mat 27:20–Heb 6:9)

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 27:20 - But the chief priests and the elders persuaded G3982 the crowds to ask for Barabbas and to put Jesus to death.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 27:43 - “HE TRUSTS G3982 IN GOD; LET GOD RESCUE Him now, IF HE [fn]DELIGHTS IN HIM; for He said, ‘I am the Son of God.’”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 28:14 - “And if this should come to the governor’s ears, we will win G3982 him over G3982 and [fn]keep you out of trouble.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 10:24 - The disciples were amazed at His words. But Jesus *answered again and *said to them, “Children, how hard it is to enter the kingdom of God!
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 11:22 - “But when someone stronger than he attacks him and overpowers him, he takes away from him all his armor on which he had relied G3982 and distributes his plunder.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 16:31 - “But he said to him, ‘If they do not listen to Moses and the Prophets, they will not be persuaded G3982 even if someone rises from the dead.’”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 18:9 - And He also told this parable to some people who trusted G3982 in themselves that they were righteous, and viewed others with contempt:
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 20:6 - “But if we say, ‘From men,’ all the people will stone us to death, for they are convinced G3982 that John was a prophet.”
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 5:36 - “For some time ago Theudas rose up, claiming to be somebody, and a group of about four hundred men joined up with him. [fn]But he was killed, and all who [fn]followed G3982 him were dispersed and came to nothing.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 5:37 - “After this man, Judas of Galilee rose up in the days of the census and drew away some people after him; he too perished, and all those who [fn]followed G3982 him were scattered.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 5:40 - They [fn]took G3982 his advice; G3982 and after calling the apostles in, they flogged them and ordered them not to [fn]speak in the name of Jesus, and then released them.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 12:20 - Now he was very angry with the people of Tyre and Sidon; and with one accord they came to him, and having won G3982 over G3982 Blastus the king’s chamberlain, they were asking for peace, because their country was fed by the king’s country.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 13:43 - Now when the meeting of the synagogue had broken up, many of the Jews and of the God-fearing [fn]proselytes followed Paul and Barnabas, who, speaking to them, were urging G3982 them to continue in the grace of God.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 14:19 - But Jews came from Antioch and Iconium, and having won G3982 over G3982 the crowds, they stoned Paul and dragged him out of the city, supposing him to be dead.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 17:4 - And some of them were persuaded G3982 and joined Paul and Silas, [fn]along with a large number of the God-fearing Greeks and [fn]a number of the leading women.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 18:4 - And he was reasoning in the synagogue every Sabbath and trying to persuade G3982 Jews and Greeks.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 19:8 - And he entered the synagogue and continued speaking out boldly for three months, reasoning and persuading G3982 them about the kingdom of God.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 19:26 - “You see and hear that not only in Ephesus, but in almost all of [fn]Asia, this Paul has persuaded G3982 and turned away a considerable number of people, saying that [fn]gods made with hands are no gods at all.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 21:14 - And since he would not be persuaded, G3982 we fell silent, remarking, “The will of the Lord be done!”
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 23:21 - “So do not [fn]listen G3982 to them, for more than forty of them are lying in wait for him who have bound themselves under a curse not to eat or drink until they slay him; and now they are ready and waiting for the promise from you.”
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 26:26 - “For the king [fn]knows about these matters, and I speak to him also with confidence, since I am persuaded G3982 that none of these things escape his notice; for this has not been done in a [fn]corner.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 26:28 - Agrippa replied to Paul,[fn]In a short time you [fn]will persuade G3982 me to [fn]become a Christian.”
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 27:11 - But the centurion was more persuaded G3982 by the pilot and the [fn]captain of the ship than by what was being said by Paul.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 28:23 - When they had set a day for Paul, they came to him at his lodging in large numbers; and he was explaining to them by solemnly testifying about the kingdom of God and trying to persuade G3982 them concerning Jesus, from both the Law of Moses and from the Prophets, from morning until evening.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 28:24 - Some were being persuaded G3982 by the things spoken, but others would not believe.
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 2:8 - but to those who are selfishly ambitious and do not obey the truth, but obey G3982 unrighteousness, wrath and indignation.
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 2:19 - and are confident G3982 that you yourself are a guide to the blind, a light to those who are in darkness,
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 8:38 - For I am convinced G3982 that neither death, nor life, nor angels, nor principalities, nor things present, nor things to come, nor powers,
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 14:14 - I know and am convinced G3982 [fn]in the Lord Jesus that nothing is unclean in itself; but to him who thinks anything to be unclean, to him it is unclean.
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 15:14 - And concerning you, my brethren, I myself also am convinced G3982 that you yourselves are full of goodness, filled with all knowledge and able also to admonish one another.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 1:9 - [fn]indeed, we had the sentence of death within ourselves so that we would not trust G3982 in ourselves, but in God who raises the dead;
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 2:3 - This is the very thing I wrote you, so that when I came, I would not have sorrow from those who ought to make me rejoice; having G3982 confidence G3982 in you all that my joy would be the joy of you all.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 5:11 - Therefore, knowing the fear of the Lord, we persuade G3982 men, but we are made manifest to God; and I hope that we are made manifest also in your consciences.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 10:7 - [fn]You are looking at [fn]things as they are outwardly. If anyone is confident G3982 in himself that he is Christ’s, let him consider this again within himself, that just as he is Christ’s, so also are we.
Unchecked Copy BoxGal 1:10 - For am I now seeking G3982 the favor G3982 of men, or of God? Or am I striving to please men? If I were still trying to please men, I would not be a bond-servant of Christ.
Unchecked Copy BoxGal 3:1 - [fn]You foolish Galatians, who has bewitched you, before whose eyes Jesus Christ was publicly portrayed as crucified?
Unchecked Copy BoxGal 5:7 - You were running well; who hindered you from obeying G3982 the truth?
Unchecked Copy BoxGal 5:10 - I have G3982 confidence G3982 [fn]in you in the Lord that you will adopt no other view; but the one who is disturbing you will bear his judgment, whoever he is.
Unchecked Copy BoxPhl 1:6 - For I am confident G3982 of this very thing, that He who began a good work in you will perfect it until the day of Christ Jesus.
Unchecked Copy BoxPhl 1:14 - and that most of the [fn]brethren, trusting G3982 in the Lord because of my [fn]imprisonment, have far more courage to speak the word of God without fear.
Unchecked Copy BoxPhl 1:25 - Convinced G3982 of this, I know that I will remain and continue with you all for your progress and joy [fn]in the faith,
Unchecked Copy BoxPhl 2:24 - and I trust G3982 in the Lord that I myself also will be coming shortly.
Unchecked Copy BoxPhl 3:3 - for we are the true [fn]circumcision, who worship in the Spirit of God and glory in Christ Jesus and put G3982 no confidence G3982 in the flesh,
Unchecked Copy BoxPhl 3:4 - although I myself might have confidence even in the flesh. If anyone else has a mind to put G3982 confidence G3982 in the flesh, I far more:
Unchecked Copy Box2Th 3:4 - We have G3982 confidence G3982 in the Lord concerning you, that you are doing and will continue to do what we command.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ti 1:5 - [fn]For I am mindful of the sincere faith within you, which first dwelt in your grandmother Lois and your mother Eunice, and I am sure G3982 that it is in you as well.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ti 1:12 - For this reason I also suffer these things, but I am not ashamed; for I know whom I have believed and I am convinced G3982 that He is able to guard what I have entrusted to Him [fn]until that day.
Unchecked Copy BoxPhm 1:21 - Having G3982 confidence G3982 in your obedience, I write to you, since I know that you will do even more than what I say.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 2:13 - And again,
And again,
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 6:9 - But, beloved, we are convinced G3982 of better things concerning you, and things that [fn]accompany salvation, though we are speaking in this way.

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