G3850 παραβολή - Strong's Greek Lexicon Number

LSJ Gloss:
juxta-position, comparison
a parable, comparison
(a) a comparison, (b) a parable, often of those uttered by our Lord, (c) a proverb, an adage.
a similitude ("parable"), i.e. (symbolic) fictitious narrative (of common life conveying a moral), apothegm or adage
Derivation: from G3846;

KJV Usage: comparison, figure, parable, proverb.

1) a placing of one thing by the side of another, juxtaposition, as of ships in battle
2) metaph.
2a) a comparing, comparison of one thing with another, likeness, similitude
2b) an example by which a doctrine or precept is illustrated
2c) a narrative, fictitious but agreeable to the laws and usages of human life, by which either the duties of men or the things of God, particularly the nature and history of God's kingdom are figuratively portrayed
2d) a parable: an earthly story with a heavenly meaning
3) a pithy and instructive saying, involving some likeness or comparison and having preceptive or admonitory force
3a) an aphorism, a maxim
4) a proverb
5) an act by which one exposes himself or his possessions to danger, a venture, a risk

From G3846; a similitude (“parable”), that is, (symbolically) fictitious narrative (of common life conveying a moral), apoth gm or adage

KJV Usage: comparison, figure, parable, proverb.

View how G3850 παραβολή is used in the Bible

First 30 of 48 occurrences of G3850 παραβολή

Matthew 13:3
Matthew 13:10
Matthew 13:13
Matthew 13:18
Matthew 13:24
Matthew 13:31
Matthew 13:33
Matthew 13:34
Matthew 13:35
Matthew 13:36
Matthew 13:53
Matthew 15:15
Matthew 21:33
Matthew 21:45
Matthew 22:1
Matthew 24:32
Mark 3:23
Mark 4:2
Mark 4:10
Mark 4:11
Mark 4:13
Mark 4:30
Mark 4:33
Mark 4:34
Mark 7:17
Mark 12:1
Mark 12:12
Mark 13:28
Luke 4:23
Luke 5:36

Corresponding Hebrew Words

parabole H4911 mashal