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Lexicon :: Strong's G4074 - petros

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petros (Key)
Part of Speech
proper masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Apparently a primary word
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TDNT Reference: 6:100,835

Strong’s Definitions

Πέτρος Pétros, pet'-ros; apparently a primary word; a (piece of) rock (larger than G3037); as a name, Petrus, an apostle:—Peter, rock. Compare G2786.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 162x

The KJV translates Strong's G4074 in the following manner: Peter (161x), stone (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 162x
The KJV translates Strong's G4074 in the following manner: Peter (161x), stone (1x).
  1. Peter = "a rock or a stone"

    1. one of the twelve disciples of Jesus

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
Πέτρος Pétros, pet'-ros; apparently a primary word; a (piece of) rock (larger than G3037); as a name, Petrus, an apostle:—Peter, rock. Compare G2786.
Πέτρος, Πέτρου, (an appellative proper name, signifying 'a stone,' 'a rock,' 'a ledge' or 'cliff'; used metaphorically of a soul hard and unyielding, and so resembling a rock, Sophocles O. R. 334; Euripides, Med. 28; Herc. fur. 1397; answering to the Chaldean Κηφᾶς, which see, John 1:42 (43)), Peter, the surname of the apostle Simon. He was a native of Bethsaida, a town of Galilee, the son of a fisherman (see Ἰωάννης, 3, and Ἰωνᾶς, 2), and dwelt with his wife at Capernaum, Matthew 8:14; Mark 1:30; Luke 4:38, cf. 1 Corinthians 9:5. He had a brother Andrew, with whom he followed the occupation of a fisherman, Matthew 4:18; Mark 1:16; Luke 5:3. Both were received by Jesus as his companions, Matthew 4:19; Mark 1:17; Luke 5:10; John 1:40-42 (41-43); and Simon, whose pre-eminent courage and firmness he discerned and especially relied on for the future establishment of the kingdom of God, he honored with the name of Peter, John 1:42 (43); Matthew 16:18; Mark 3:16. Excelling in vigor of mind, eagerness to learn, and love for Jesus, he enjoyed, together with James and John the sons of Zebedee, the special favor and intimacy of his divine Master. After having for some time presided, in connection with John and James the brother of our Lord (see Ἰάκωβος, 3), over the affairs of the Christians at Jerusalem, he seems to have gone abroad to preach the gospel especially to Jews (Galatians 2:9; 1 Corinthians 9:5; 1 Peter 5:13; Papias in Eusebius 3, 39, 15; for Papias states that Peter employed Mark as 'interpreter' (ἑρμηνευτής), an aid of which he had no need except beyond the borders of Palestine, especially among those who spoke Latin (but on the disputed meaning: of the word 'interpreter' here, see Morison, Commentary on Mark, edition 2, Introduction, p. xxix)). But just as, on the night of the betrayal, Peter proved so far faithless to himself as thrice to deny that he was a follower of Jesus, so also some time afterward at Antioch he made greater concessions to the rigorous Jewish Christians than Christian liberty permitted; accordingly he was rebuked by Paul for his weakness and 'dissimulation' (ὑπόκρισις), Galatians 2:11ff. Nevertheless, in the patristic age Jewish Christians did not hesitate to claim the authority of Peter and of James the brother of the Lord in defense of their narrow views and practices. This is not the place to relate and refute the ecclesiastical traditions concerning Peter's being the founder of the church at Rome and bishop of it for twenty-five years and more; the discussion of them may be found in Hase, Protestant. Polemik gegen die röm.-kathol. Kirche, edition 4, p. 123ff; (cf. Schaff, Church History, 1882, vol. i. §§ 25, 26; Sieffert in Herzog edition 2, vol. xi., p. 524ff, and (for references), p. 537f; Lipsius, Apokr. Apostelgesch. ii.1 (1887) p. 1 sqq.). This one thing seems to be evident from John 21:18ff, that Peter suffered death by crucifixion (cf. Keil ad loc.; others doubt whether Christ's words contain anything more than a general prediction of martyrdom). If he was crucified at Rome, it must have been several years after the death of Paul. (Cf. BB. DD. and references as above) He is called in the N. T., at one time, simply Σίμων (once Συμεών, Acts 15:14), and (and that, too, most frequently (see B. D. under the word, under the end (p. 2459 American edition))), Πέτρος and Κηφᾶς (which see), then again Σίμων Πέτρος, Matthew 16:16; Luke 5:8; John (John 1:42 (John 1:43)); 6:(John 6:8),John 6:68; John 13:6,9,24,(John 13:36); John 18:10,15,25; 20:2,6; 21:2f,7,11,15; once Συμεών Πέτρος (2 Peter 1:1 where L WH text Σίμων); Σίμων λεγόμενος Πέτρος, Matthew 4:18; Matthew 10:2; Σίμων ἐπικαλούμενος Πέτρος, Acts 10:18; Acts 11:13; Σίμων ὅς ἐπικαλεῖται Πέτρος, Acts 10:5, 32.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

4:18; 4:18; 4:19; 8:14; 10:2; 16:16; 16:18
1:16; 1:17; 1:30; 3:16
4:38; 5:3; 5:8; 5:10
1:40; 1:41; 1:42; 1:42; 1:42; 1:42; 1:43; 6:8; 6:68; 13:6; 13:9; 13:24; 13:36; 18:10; 18:15; 18:25; 20:2; 20:6; 21:2; 21:7; 21:11; 21:15; 21:18
10:5; 10:18; 10:32; 11:13; 15:14
1 Corinthians
9:5; 9:5
2:9; 2:11
1 Peter
2 Peter

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G4074 matches the Greek Πέτρος (petros),
which occurs 156 times in 151 verses in the MGNT Greek.

Page 1 / 4 (Mat 4:18–Luk 9:32)

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 4:18 - Now as Jesus was walking by the Sea of Galilee, He saw two brothers, Simon who was called Peter, G4074 and Andrew his brother, casting a net into the sea; for they were fishermen.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 8:14 - When Jesus came into Peter’s G4074 [fn]home, He saw his mother-in-law lying sick in bed with a fever.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 10:2 - Now the names of the twelve apostles are these: The first, Simon, who is called Peter, G4074 and Andrew his brother; and [fn]James the son of Zebedee, and [fn]John his brother;
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 14:28 - Peter G4074 said to Him, “Lord, if it is You, command me to come to You on the water.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 14:29 - And He said, “Come!” And Peter G4074 got out of the boat, and walked on the water and came toward Jesus.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 15:15 - Peter G4074 [fn]said to Him, “Explain the parable to us.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 16:16 - Simon Peter G4074 answered, “You are [fn]the Christ, the Son of the living God.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 16:18 - “I also say to you that you are [fn]Peter, G4074 and upon this [fn]rock I will build My church; and the gates of Hades will not overpower it.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 16:22 - Peter G4074 took Him aside and began to rebuke Him, saying,[fn]God forbid it, Lord! This shall never [fn]happen to You.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 16:23 - But He turned and said to Peter, G4074 “Get behind Me, Satan! You are a stumbling block to Me; for you are not setting your mind on [fn]God’s interests, but man’s.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 17:1 - Six days later Jesus *took with Him Peter G4074 and [fn]James and John his brother, and *led them up on a high mountain by themselves.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 17:4 - Peter G4074 said to Jesus, “Lord, it is good for us to be here; if You wish, I will make three [fn]tabernacles here, one for You, and one for Moses, and one for Elijah.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 17:24 - When they came to Capernaum, those who collected the [fn]two-drachma tax came to Peter G4074 and said, “Does your teacher not pay the [fn]two-drachma tax?
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 18:21 - Then Peter G4074 came and said to Him, “Lord, how often shall my brother sin against me and I forgive him? Up to seven times?”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 19:27 - Then Peter G4074 said to Him, “Behold, we have left everything and followed You; what then will there be for us?”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 26:33 - But Peter G4074 said to Him, “Even though all may [fn]fall away because of You, I will never fall away.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 26:35 - Peter G4074 *said to Him, “Even if I have to die with You, I will not deny You.” All the disciples said the same thing too.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 26:37 - And He took with Him Peter G4074 and the two sons of Zebedee, and began to be grieved and distressed.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 26:40 - And He *came to the disciples and *found them sleeping, and *said to Peter, G4074 “So, you men could not keep watch with Me for one hour?
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 26:58 - But Peter G4074 was following Him at a distance as far as the courtyard of the high priest, and entered in, and sat down with the [fn]officers to see the outcome.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 26:69 - Now Peter G4074 was sitting outside in the courtyard, and a servant-girl came to him and said, “You too were with Jesus the Galilean.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 26:73 - A little later the bystanders came up and said to Peter, G4074 “Surely you too are one of them; for even the way you talk [fn]gives you away.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 26:75 - And Peter G4074 remembered the word which Jesus had said, “Before a rooster crows, you will deny Me three times.” And he went out and wept bitterly.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 3:16 - And He appointed the twelve: Simon (to whom He gave the name Peter), G4074
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 5:37 - And He allowed no one to accompany Him, except Peter G4074 and [fn]James and John the brother of [fn]James.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 8:29 - And He continued by questioning them, “But who do you say that I am?” Peter G4074 *answered and *said to Him, “You are [fn]the Christ.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 8:32 - And He was stating the matter plainly. And Peter G4074 took Him aside and began to rebuke Him.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 8:33 - But turning around and seeing His disciples, He rebuked Peter G4074 and *said, “Get behind Me, Satan; for you are not setting your mind on [fn]God’s interests, but man’s.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 9:2 - Six days later, Jesus *took with Him Peter G4074 and [fn]James and John, and *brought them up on a high mountain by themselves. And He was transfigured before them;
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 9:5 - Peter G4074 *said to Jesus, “Rabbi, it is good for us to be here; let us make three [fn]tabernacles, one for You, and one for Moses, and one for Elijah.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 10:28 - Peter G4074 began to say to Him, “Behold, we have left everything and followed You.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 11:21 - Being reminded, Peter G4074 *said to Him, “Rabbi, look, the fig tree which You cursed has withered.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 13:3 - As He was sitting on the Mount of Olives opposite the temple, Peter G4074 and [fn]James and John and Andrew were questioning Him privately,
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 14:29 - But Peter G4074 said to Him, “Even though all may [fn]fall away, yet I will not.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 14:33 - And He *took with Him Peter G4074 and [fn]James and John, and began to be very distressed and troubled.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 14:37 - And He *came and *found them sleeping, and *said to Peter, G4074 “Simon, are you asleep? Could you not keep watch for one hour?
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 14:54 - Peter G4074 had followed Him at a distance, right into the courtyard of the high priest; and he was sitting with the [fn]officers and warming himself at the [fn]fire.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 14:66 - As Peter G4074 was below in the courtyard, one of the servant-girls of the high priest *came,
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 14:67 - and seeing Peter G4074 warming himself, she looked at him and *said, “You also were with Jesus the Nazarene.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 14:70 - But again he denied it. And after a little while the bystanders were again saying to Peter, G4074 “Surely you are one of them, for you are a Galilean too.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 14:72 - Immediately a rooster crowed a second time. And Peter G4074 remembered how Jesus had made the remark to him, “Before a rooster crows twice, you will deny Me three times.” [fn]And he began to weep.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 16:7 - “But go, tell His disciples and Peter, G4074 ‘He is going ahead of you to Galilee; there you will see Him, just as He told you.’”
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 16:20 - And they went out and preached everywhere, while the Lord worked with them, and confirmed the word by the [fn]signs that followed.] [[fn]And they promptly reported all these instructions to Peter and his companions. And after that, Jesus Himself sent out through them from east to west the sacred and imperishable proclamation of eternal salvation.]
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 5:8 - But when Simon Peter G4074 saw that, he fell down at Jesus’ [fn]feet, saying, “Go away from me Lord, for I am a sinful man!”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 6:14 - Simon, whom He also named Peter, G4074 and Andrew his brother; and [fn]James and John; and Philip and Bartholomew;
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 8:45 - And Jesus said, “Who is the one who touched Me?” And while they were all denying it, Peter G4074 said, “Master, the [fn]people are crowding and pressing in on You.”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 8:51 - When He came to the house, He did not allow anyone to enter with Him, except Peter G4074 and John and James, and the girl’s father and mother.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 9:20 - And He said to them, “But who do you say that I am?” And Peter G4074 answered and said, “The [fn]Christ of God.”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 9:28 - Some eight days after these sayings, He took along Peter G4074 and John and James, and went up on the mountain to pray.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 9:32 - Now Peter G4074 and his companions had been overcome with sleep; but when they were fully awake, they saw His glory and the two men standing with Him.

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