G4100 – pisteuo – πιστεύω to believe, have/put faith in; fig. to put your trust in

Strong’s ID:
G4100
Greek Word:
πιστεύω
Transliteration:
pisteuo
Pronunciation:
pist-yoo’-o
Part of Speech:
verb
Etymology:
from G4102
Usage Count:
248
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Find “pisteuo” in the Bible (New Testament)

Equip God’s People Greek Lexicon

1) to believe, have/put faith in
2) figuratively: to put your trust in
3) literally: to be convinced of

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Strong’s Greek Lexicon

from G4102; to have faith (in, upon, or with respect to, a person or thing), i.e. credit; by implication, to entrust (especially one’s spiritual well-being to Christ):—believe(-r), commit (to trust), put in trust with.

Owing to changes in the enumeration while in progress, there were no words left for numbers 2717 and 3203–3302, which were therefore silently dropped out of the vocabulary and references as redundant.

Thayer’s Greek Definitions

1) to think to be true, to be persuaded of, to credit, place confidence in
1a) of the thing believed
1a1) to credit, have confidence
1b) in a moral or religious reference
1b1) used in the NT of the conviction and trust to which a man is impelled by a certain inner and higher prerogative and law of soul
1b2) to trust in Jesus or God as able to aid either in obtaining or in doing something: saving faith
2) to entrust a thing to one, i.e. his fidelity
2a) to be intrusted with a thing

Thayer’s Definitions are as edited by the Online Bible of Winterbourne, Ontario. They removed the etymology, cross-references, and Greek phrases and changed some of Thayer’s Unitarian doctrinal positions concerning the work and person of Christ.