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Lexicon :: Strong's G4103 - pistos

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TDNT Reference: 6:174,849

Strong’s Definitions

πιστός pistós, pis-tos'; from G3982; objectively, trustworthy; subjectively, trustful:—believe(-ing, -r), faithful(-ly), sure, true.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 67x

The KJV translates Strong's G4103 in the following manner: faithful (53x), believe (6x), believing (2x), true (2x), faithfully (1x), believer (1x), sure (1x), not translated (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 67x
The KJV translates Strong's G4103 in the following manner: faithful (53x), believe (6x), believing (2x), true (2x), faithfully (1x), believer (1x), sure (1x), not translated (1x).
  1. trusty, faithful

    1. of persons who show themselves faithful in the transaction of business, the execution of commands, or the discharge of official duties

    2. one who kept his plighted faith, worthy of trust

    3. that can be relied on

  2. easily persuaded

    1. believing, confiding, trusting

    2. in the NT one who trusts in God's promises

      1. one who is convinced that Jesus has been raised from the dead

      2. one who has become convinced that Jesus is the Messiah and author of salvation

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
πιστός pistós, pis-tos'; from G3982; objectively, trustworthy; subjectively, trustful:—believe(-ing, -r), faithful(-ly), sure, true.
πιστός, πιστή, πιστόν (πείθω (which see)) (from Homer down), the Sept. mostly for נֶאֱמָן;
1. trusty, faithful; of persons who show themselves faithful in the transaction of business, the execution of commands, or the discharge of official duties: δοῦλος, Matthew 24:45; Matthew 25:21, 23; οἰκονόμος, Luke 12:42; 1 Corinthians 4:2; διάκονος, Ephesians 6:21; Colossians 1:7; Colossians 4:7; ἀρχιερεύς, Hebrews 2:17; Hebrews 3:2; of God, abiding by his promises, 1 Corinthians 1:9; 1 Corinthians 10:13; 2 Corinthians 1:18; 1 Thessalonians 5:24; 2 Thessalonians 3:3; Hebrews 10:23; Hebrews 11:11; 2 Timothy 2:13; 1 John 1:9; 1 Peter 4:19; add, 1 Corinthians 4:17; Colossians 4:9; 1 Timothy 1:12; Hebrews 3:5; 1 Peter 5:12; πιστός ἐν τίνι, in a thing, Luke 16:10-12; Luke 19:17; 1 Timothy 3:11; ἐπί τί, Matthew 25:23; ἄχρι θανάτου, Revelation 2:10. one who kept his plighted faith, Revelation 2:13; worthy of trust; that can, be relied on: 1 Corinthians 7:25; 2 Timothy 2:2: Christ is called μάρτυς πιστός, Revelation 1:5; with καί ἀληθινός, added, Revelation 3:14; (cf. Revelation 19:11). of things, that can be relied on: λόγος, 1 Timothy 3:1; 2 Timothy 2:11; Titus 1:9; (Titus 3:8; οὗτοι οἱ λόγοι, Revelation 21:5; Revelation 22:6); with πάσης ἀποδοχῆς ἄξιος added, 1 Timothy 1:15; 1 Timothy 4:9; τά ὅσια Δαυις τά πιστά (see ὅσιος, at the end), Acts 13:34.
2. easily persuaded; believing, confiding, trusting (Theognis, Aeschylus, Sophocles, Plato, others); in the N. T. one who trusts in God's promises, Galatians 3:9; is convinced that Jesus has been raised from the dead, opposed to ἄπιστος, John 20:27; one who has become convinced that Jesus is the Messiah and the author of salvation (opposed to ἄπιστος, see πιστεύω, 1 b. γ. and πίστις, 1 b.) (a believer): Acts 16:1; 2 Corinthians 6:15; 1 Timothy 5:16; with the addition of τῷ κυρίῳ, dative of the person in whom faith or trust is reposed, Acts 16:15; plural in Colossians 1:2 (where cf. Lightfoot); 1 Timothy 4:10; 1 Timothy 6:2; Titus 1:6; Revelation 17:14; οἱ πιστοί, substantively (see Lightfoot on Galatians, p. 157), Acts 10:45; 1 Timothy 4:3, 12; with ἐν Χριστῷ Ἰησοῦ added (cf. Buttmann, 174 (152)), Ephesians 1:1; εἰς Θεόν κτλ. 1 Peter 1:21 L T Tr text WH; πιστόν ποιεῖν τί, to do something harmonizing with (Christian) faith (R. V. a faithful work), 3 John 1:5.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

24:45; 25:21; 25:23; 25:23
12:42; 16:10; 16:11; 16:12; 19:17
10:45; 13:34; 16:1; 16:15
1 Corinthians
1:9; 4:2; 4:17; 7:25; 10:13
2 Corinthians
1:18; 6:15
1:1; 6:21
1:2; 1:7; 4:7; 4:9
1 Thessalonians
2 Thessalonians
1 Timothy
1:12; 1:15; 3:1; 3:11; 4:3; 4:9; 4:10; 4:12; 5:16; 6:2
2 Timothy
2:2; 2:11; 2:13
1:6; 1:9; 3:8
2:17; 3:2; 3:5; 10:23; 11:11
1 Peter
1:21; 4:19; 5:12
1 John
3 John
1:5; 2:10; 2:13; 3:14; 17:14; 19:11; 21:5; 22:6

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G4103 matches the Greek πιστός (pistos),
which occurs 67 times in 62 verses in the TR Greek.

Page 1 / 2 (Mat 24:45–Heb 11:11)

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 24:45 - Who then is a faithful G4103 and wise servant, whom his lord hath made ruler over his household, to give them meat in due season?
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 25:21 - His lord said unto him, Well done, thou good and faithful G4103 servant: thou hast been faithful G4103 over a few things, I will make thee ruler over many things: enter thou into the joy of thy lord.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 25:23 - His lord said unto him, Well done, good and faithful G4103 servant; thou hast been faithful G4103 over a few things, I will make thee ruler over many things: enter thou into the joy of thy lord.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 12:42 - And the Lord said, Who then is that faithful G4103 and wise steward, whom his lord shall make ruler over his household, to give them their portion of meat in due season?
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 16:10 - He that is faithful G4103 in that which is least is faithful G4103 also in much: and he that is unjust in the least is unjust also in much.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 16:11 - If therefore ye have not been faithful G4103 in the unrighteous mammon, who will commit to your trust the true riches?
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 16:12 - And if ye have not been faithful G4103 in that which is another man's, who shall give you that which is your own?
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 19:17 - And he said unto him, Well, thou good servant: because thou hast been faithful G4103 in a very little, have thou authority over ten cities.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 20:27 - Then saith he to Thomas, Reach hither thy finger, and behold my hands; and reach hither thy hand, and thrust it into my side: and be not faithless, but believing. G4103
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 10:45 - And they of the circumcision which believed G4103 were astonished, as many as came with Peter, because that on the Gentiles also was poured out the gift of the Holy Ghost.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 13:34 - And as concerning that he raised him up from the dead, now no more to return to corruption, he said on this wise, I will give you the sure G4103 mercies of David.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 16:1 - Then came he to Derbe and Lystra: and, behold, a certain disciple was there, named Timotheus, the son of a certain woman, which was a Jewess, and believed; G4103 but his father was a Greek:
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 16:15 - And when she was baptized, and her household, she besought us, saying, If ye have judged me to be faithful G4103 to the Lord, come into my house, and abide there. And she constrained us.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 1:9 - God is faithful, G4103 by whom ye were called unto the fellowship of his Son Jesus Christ our Lord.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 4:2 - Moreover it is required in stewards, that a man be found faithful. G4103
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 4:17 - For this cause have I sent unto you Timotheus, who is my beloved son, and faithful G4103 in the Lord, who shall bring you into remembrance of my ways which be in Christ, as I teach every where in every church.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 7:25 - Now concerning virgins I have no commandment of the Lord: yet I give my judgment, as one that hath obtained mercy of the Lord to be faithful. G4103
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 10:13 - There hath no temptation taken you but such as is common to man: but God is faithful, G4103 who will not suffer you to be tempted above that ye are able; but will with the temptation also make a way to escape, that ye may be able to bear it.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 1:18 - But as God is true, G4103 our word toward you was not yea and nay.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 6:15 - And what concord hath Christ with Belial? or what part hath he that believeth G4103 with an infidel?
Unchecked Copy BoxGal 3:9 - So then they which be of faith are blessed with faithful G4103 Abraham.
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 1:1 - Paul, an apostle of Jesus Christ by the will of God, to the saints which are at Ephesus, and to the faithful G4103 in Christ Jesus:
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 6:21 - But that ye also may know my affairs, and how I do, Tychicus, a beloved brother and faithful G4103 minister in the Lord, shall make known to you all things:
Unchecked Copy BoxCol 1:2 - To the saints and faithful G4103 brethren in Christ which are at Colosse: Grace be unto you, and peace, from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ.
Unchecked Copy BoxCol 1:7 - As ye also learned of Epaphras our dear fellowservant, who is for you a faithful G4103 minister of Christ;
Unchecked Copy BoxCol 4:7 - All my state shall Tychicus declare unto you, who is a beloved brother, and a faithful G4103 minister and fellowservant in the Lord:
Unchecked Copy BoxCol 4:9 - With Onesimus, a faithful G4103 and beloved brother, who is one of you. They shall make known unto you all things which are done here.
Unchecked Copy Box1Th 5:24 - Faithful G4103 is he that calleth you, who also will do it.
Unchecked Copy Box2Th 3:3 - But the Lord is faithful, G4103 who shall stablish you, and keep you from evil.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 1:12 - And I thank Christ Jesus our Lord, who hath enabled me, for that he counted me faithful, G4103 putting me into the ministry;
Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 1:15 - This is a faithful G4103 saying, and worthy of all acceptation, that Christ Jesus came into the world to save sinners; of whom I am chief.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 3:1 - This is a true G4103 saying, If a man desire the office of a bishop, he desireth a good work.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 3:11 - Even so must their wives be grave, not slanderers, sober, faithful G4103 in all things.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 4:3 - Forbidding to marry, and commanding to abstain from meats, which God hath created to be received with thanksgiving of them which believe G4103 and know the truth.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 4:9 - This is a faithful G4103 saying and worthy of all acceptation.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 4:10 - For therefore we both labour and suffer reproach, because we trust in the living God, who is the Saviour of all men, specially of those that believe. G4103
Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 4:12 - Let no man despise thy youth; but be thou an example of the believers, G4103 in word, in conversation, in charity, in spirit, in faith, in purity.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 5:16 - If any man G4103 or woman that believeth G4103 have widows, let them relieve them, and let not the church be charged; that it may relieve them that are widows indeed.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 6:2 - And they that have believing G4103 masters, let them not despise them, because they are brethren; but rather do them service, because they are faithful G4103 and beloved, partakers of the benefit. These things teach and exhort.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ti 2:2 - And the things that thou hast heard of me among many witnesses, the same commit thou to faithful G4103 men, who shall be able to teach others also.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ti 2:11 - It is a faithful G4103 saying: For if we be dead with him, we shall also live with him:
Unchecked Copy Box2Ti 2:13 - If we believe not, yet he abideth faithful: G4103 he cannot deny himself.
Unchecked Copy BoxTit 1:6 - If any be blameless, the husband of one wife, having faithful G4103 children not accused of riot or unruly.
Unchecked Copy BoxTit 1:9 - Holding fast the faithful G4103 word as he hath been taught, that he may be able by sound doctrine both to exhort and to convince the gainsayers.
Unchecked Copy BoxTit 3:8 - This is a faithful G4103 saying, and these things I will that thou affirm constantly, that they which have believed in God might be careful to maintain good works. These things are good and profitable unto men.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 2:17 - Wherefore in all things it behoved him to be made like unto his brethren, that he might be a merciful and faithful G4103 high priest in things pertaining to God, to make reconciliation for the sins of the people.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 3:2 - Who was faithful G4103 to him that appointed him, as also Moses was faithful in all his house.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 3:5 - And Moses verily was faithful G4103 in all his house, as a servant, for a testimony of those things which were to be spoken after;
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 10:23 - Let us hold fast the profession of our faith without wavering; (for he is faithful G4103 that promised;)
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 11:11 - Through faith also Sara herself received strength to conceive seed, and was delivered of a child when she was past age, because she judged him faithful G4103 who had promised.

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