πείθω in the New Testament

Definitions

Thayer

1) persuade
1a) to persuade, i.e. to induce one by words to believe
1b) to make friends of, to win one's favour, gain one's good will, or to seek to win one, strive to please one
1c) to tranquillise
1d) to persuade unto, i.e. move or induce one to persuasion to do something
2) be persuaded
2a) to be persuaded, to suffer one's self to be persuaded; to be induced to believe: to have faith: in a thing
2a1) to believe
2a2) to be persuaded of a thing concerning a person
2b) to listen to, obey, yield to, comply with
3) to trust, have confidence, be confident
Part of Speech: verb
Citing in TDNT: 6:1, 818

Strong

G3982
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) content, make friend, obey, persuade, trust, yield.

Louw-Nida

GlossSection
(πείθω τὴν καρδίαν) be assured25.166
c be certain31.46
b trust (pf only)31.82
a persuade33.301
persuasive power33.306
a obey36.12
b be a follower36.34

Classical Greek Dictionaries

These two sites give similar information, with the definition from several dictionaries and statistics on the use of the word.

Perseus Digital Library

University of Chicago's Logion lexicon

Ulrik Petersen

Strong's dictionary

Crosswalk

Thayer's dictionary plus other information.

LaParola

From this site's dictionary (in Italian)

In the New Testament

SBL (also Westcott and Hort; Tischendorf; Byzantine)

ἔπειθένverb: 3rd person imperfect active indicative singular1
ἐπείθετοverb: 3rd person imperfect passive indicative singular1
ἔπειθονverb: 3rd person imperfect active indicative plural1
ἐπείθοντοverb: 3rd person imperfect passive indicative plural3
ἔπεισανverb: 3rd person aorist active indicative plural1
ἐπείσθησανverb: 3rd person aorist passive indicative plural2
ἐπεποίθειverb: 3rd person pluperfect active indicative singular1
πείθειςverb: 2nd person present active indicative singular1
πείθεσθαιverb: present passive infinitive2
πείθεσθεverb: 2nd person present passive imperative plural1
πείθομαιverb: 1st person present passive indicative singular1
πειθόμεθαverb: 1st person present passive indicative plural1
πείθομενverb: 1st person present active indicative plural1
πειθομένοιςverb: present passive participle dative plural masculine1
πειθομένουverb: present passive participle genitive singular masculine1
πείθωverb: 1st person present active indicative singular1
πείθωνverb: present active participle nominative singular masculine2
πείσαντεςverb: aorist active participle nominative plural masculine2
πείσαςverb: aorist active participle nominative singular masculine1
πεισθῇςverb: 2nd person aorist passive subjunctive singular1
πεισθήσονταιverb: 3rd person future passive indicative plural1
πείσομενverb: 1st person future active indicative plural2
πέπεισμαιverb: 1st person perfect passive indicative singular5
πεπείσμεθαverb: 1st person perfect passive indicative plural1
πεπεισμένοςverb: perfect passive participle nominative singular masculine1
πέποιθαverb: 1st person perfect active indicative singular2
πεποίθαμενverb: 1st person perfect active indicative plural1
πέποιθάςverb: 2nd person perfect active indicative singular1
πέποιθενverb: 3rd person perfect active indicative singular2
πεποιθέναιverb: perfect active infinitive1
πεποιθόταςverb: perfect active participle accusative plural masculine2
πεποιθότεςverb: perfect active participle nominative plural masculine2
πεποιθὼςverb: perfect active participle nominative singular masculine5
Total52

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