G1228 διάβολος - Strong's Greek Lexicon Number

LSJ Gloss:
slanderous, backbiting
slanderous, the Slanderer, the Devil
(adj. used often as a noun), slanderous; with the article: the Slanderer (par excellence), the Devil.
a traducer; specially, Satan (compare H7854)
Derivation: from G1225;

KJV Usage: false accuser, devil, slanderer.

G1225 H7854
devilish/the Devil
διάβολος, -ον
(< διαβάλλω, which see) [in LXX for שָׂטָן (as Job.1:6), exc.
Refs Est.7:4 8:1
(צַר, צָרַר) ;]
slanderous, accusing falsely. As subst., ὁ, ἡ, δ.;
__(a) generally (of. Es, ll. with), a slanderer, false accuser: 1Ti.3:6, 7 (CGT, in l., but see infr.)
Refs 3:11, 2Ti.3:3, Tit.2:3
__(b) as chiefly in LXX, of Satan, the Accuser, the Devil:
Refs Mat.4:1, 5, 8, 11 13:39 25:41, Luk.4:2, 3, 6, 13 8:12, Jhn.13:2, Act.10:38, Eph.4:27 6:11, 1Ti.3:6, 7
(but see supr.),
Refs 2Ti.2:26, Heb.2:14, Jas.4:7, 1Pe.5:8, Ju 9, Rev.2:10 12:9, 12 20:2, 10
; εἶναι ἐκ τοῦ δ.,
Refs Jhn.8:44, 1Jn.3:8
; τέκνα τοῦ δ., 1Jn.3:10; υἱὸς, Act.13:10; metaph., of Judas, Jhn.6:70 (Cremer, 121; DCG, ii, 605).†
1) prone to slander, slanderous, accusing falsely
1a) a calumniator, false accuser, slanderer,
2) metaph. applied to a man who, by opposing the cause of God, may be said to act the part of the devil or to side with himSatan the prince of the demons, the author of evil, persecuting good men, estranging mankind from God and enticing them to sin, afflicting them with diseases by means of demons who take possession of their bodies at his bidding.

From G1225; a traducer; specifically Satan (compare [H7854])

KJV Usage: false accuser, devil, slanderer.

View how G1228 διάβολος is used in the Bible

First 30 of 38 occurrences of G1228 διάβολος

Matthew 4:1 slanderer.
Matthew 4:5 slanderer
Matthew 4:8 slanderer
Matthew 4:11 slanderer
Matthew 13:39 slanderer;
Matthew 25:41 slanderer
Luke 4:2 slanderer.
Luke 4:3 slanderer
Luke 4:5 slanderer,
Luke 4:6 slanderer
Luke 4:13 slanderer
Luke 8:12 slanderer,
John 6:70 a slanderer?
John 8:44 slanderer,
John 13:2 slanderer
Acts 10:38 slanderer;
Acts 13:10 of a slanderer,
Ephesians 4:27 slanderer.
Ephesians 6:11 slanderer.
1 Timothy 3:6 slanderer.
1 Timothy 3:7 slanderer.
1 Timothy 3:11 slanderers,
2 Timothy 2:26 slanderer,
2 Timothy 3:3 slanderers,
Titus 2:3 slanderers,
Hebrews 2:14 slanderer;
James 4:7 slanderer,
1 Peter 5:8 the slanderer,
1 John 3:8 slanderer;
1 John 3:8 slanderer

Distinct usage

12 slanderer
7 slanderer.
7 slanderer,
4 slanderer;
3 slanderers,
1 a slanderer?
1 slanderer:
1 the slanderer,
1 of a slanderer,
1 slanderer,

Corresponding Hebrew Words

diabolos H6862 tsar
diabolos H6887 tsarar
diabolos H7854 satan

Related words

G1228 διάβολος

G1225 διαβάλλω

From G1223 and G906; (figuratively) to traduce

KJV Usage: accuse.

H7854 שׂטן śâṭân

From H7853; an opponent; especially (with the article prefixed) Satan, the arch enemy of good

KJV Usage: adversary, Satan, withstand.

G4566 Σατᾱν
Of Hebrew origin [H7854]; Satan, that is, the devil

KJV Usage: Satan.

Compare G4567.