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Lexicon :: Strong's G544 - apeitheō

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apeitheō (Key)
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Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 6:10,818

Strong’s Definitions

ἀπειθέω apeithéō, ap-i-theh'-o; from G545; to disbelieve (wilfully and perversely):—not believe, disobedient, obey not, unbelieving.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 16x

The KJV translates Strong's G544 in the following manner: believe not (8x), disobedient (4x), obey not (3x), unbelieving (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 16x
The KJV translates Strong's G544 in the following manner: believe not (8x), disobedient (4x), obey not (3x), unbelieving (1x).
  1. not to allow one's self to be persuaded

    1. to refuse or withhold belief

    2. to refuse belief and obedience

  2. not to comply with

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
ἀπειθέω apeithéō, ap-i-theh'-o; from G545; to disbelieve (wilfully and perversely):—not believe, disobedient, obey not, unbelieving.
STRONGS NT 544: ἀπειθέω
ἀπειθέω, -ῶ; imperfect ἠπείθουν; 1 aorist ἠπείθησα; to be ἀπειθής (which see); not to allow oneself to be persuaded; not to comply with;
a. to refuse or withhold belief (in Christ, in the gospel; opposed to πιστεύω): τῷ υἱῷ, John 3:36; τῷ λόγῳ, 1 Peter 2:8; 1 Peter 3:1; absolutely of those who reject the gospel, [R. V. to be disobedient; cf. b.]: Acts 14:2; Acts 17:5 [Rec.]; Acts 19:9; Romans 15:31; 1 Peter 2:7 (T Tr WH ἀπιστοῦσιν).
b. to refuse belief and obedience: with the dative of thing or of person, Romans 2:8 (τῇ ἀληθείᾳ); Rom 11:30f (τῷ θεῷ); 1 Peter 4:17; absolutely, Romans 10:21 (Isaiah 65:2); Hebrews 3:18; Hebrews 11:31; 1 Peter 3:20. (In the Sept. a common equivalent to מָרָה, סָרַר; in Greek writings often from Aeschylus Ag. 1049 down; in Homer neuter plural ἀπιθεῖν.)
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

14:2; 17:5; 19:9
2:8; 10:21; 11:30; 15:31
3:18; 11:31
1 Peter
2:7; 2:8; 3:1; 3:20; 4:17

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G544 matches the Greek ἀπειθέω (apeitheō),
which occurs 16 times in 16 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 3:36 - “The one who believes in the Son has eternal life; but the one who does not G544 [fn]obey G544 the Son will not see life, but the wrath of God remains on him.”
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 14:2 - But the [fn]unbelieving G544 Jews stirred up the [fn]minds of the Gentiles and embittered them against the brothers.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 17:5 - But the Jews, becoming jealous and taking along some wicked men from the marketplace, formed a mob and set the city in an uproar; and they attacked the house of Jason and were seeking to bring them out to the people.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 19:9 - But when some were becoming hardened and disobedient G544, speaking evil of [fn]the Way before the [fn]people, he withdrew from them and took the disciples away with him, and had discussions daily in the school of Tyrannus.
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 2:8 - but to those who are self-serving and do not G544 obey G544 the truth, but obey unrighteousness, He will give wrath and indignation.
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 10:21 - But as for Israel, He says, “I HAVE SPREAD OUT MY HANDS ALL DAY LONG TO A DISOBEDIENT G544 AND OBSTINATE PEOPLE.”
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 11:30 - For just as you once were disobedient G544 to God, but now have been shown mercy because of their disobedience,
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 11:31 - so these also now have been disobedient G544, that because of the mercy shown to you they also may now be shown mercy.
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 15:31 - that I may be rescued from those who are disobedient G544 in Judea, and that my service for Jerusalem may prove acceptable to the [fn]saints;
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 3:18 - And to whom did He swear that they would not enter His rest, but to those who were disobedient G544?
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 11:31 - By faith the prostitute Rahab did not perish along with those who were disobedient G544, after she had welcomed the spies [fn]in peace.
Unchecked Copy Box1Pe 2:7 - This precious value, then, is for you who believe; but for unbelievers,
Unchecked Copy Box1Pe 2:8 - and,
for they stumble because they are disobedient G544 to the word, and to this they were also appointed.
Unchecked Copy Box1Pe 3:1 - In the same way, you wives, be subject to your own husbands so that even if any of them are disobedient G544 to the word, they may be won over without a word by the behavior of their wives,
Unchecked Copy Box1Pe 3:20 - who once were disobedient G544 when the patience of God kept waiting in the days of Noah, during the construction of the ark, in which a few, that is, eight persons, were brought safely through the water.
Unchecked Copy Box1Pe 4:17 - For it is time for judgment to begin [fn]with the household of God; and if it begins [fn]with us first, what will be the outcome for those who do G544 not G544 obey G544 the gospel of God?

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