G3982 πείθω - Strong's Greek Lexicon Number

LSJ Gloss:
to prevail upon, win over, persuade
I persuade, urge.
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)
Derivation: a primary verb;

KJV Usage: agree, assure, believe, have confidence, be (wax) conflent, make friend, obey, persuade, trust, yield.

to persuade
[in LXX chiefly for בָּטַח בֶּטַח, its parts and derivatives ;]
__(i) Active;
__1. trans., to apply persuasion ("conative" in pres.; see M, Pr., 147), to prevail upon or win over, persuade: absol., Mat.28:14, Act.19:26; before περί, with genitive of thing(s), Act.19:8; with accusative of person(s),
Refs Act.12:20 14:19 18:4, 2Co.5:11, Gal.1:10
; τ. καρδίας ἡμῶν, 1Jn.3:19; with accusative before περί, Act.28:23; with accusative and inf.,
Refs Act.13:43 26:28
(see Field, Notes, 141 ff.); with accusative before ἵνα (Plut.), Mat.27:20.
__2. Intrans., 2 pf. πέποιθα with Pres. sense (see M, Pr., 147, 154; Bl., § 59, 2): to trust, be confident, have confidence: with accusative and inf., Rom.2:19; with accusative ref. (see Ellic., in l) :
Refs Php.1:6, 25
; with dative,
Refs Php.1:14, Phm 21
; ἑαυτῷ, with inf., 2Co.10:7; before ἐν, Php.3:3-4; ἐν κυρίῳ ὅτι, Php.2:24; ἐπί, with dative, Mat.27:43 (WH, mg.), Mrk.10:24 (T, WH, R, mg., om.),
Refs Luk.11:22 18:9, 2Co.1:9, Heb.2:13
; ἐπί, with accusative, Mat.27:43 (with dative, WH, mg.); id. before ὅτι,
Refs 2Co.2:3, 2Th.3:4
(see Lft., Notes, 127); εἰς, with accusative of person(s) before ὅτι, Gal.5:10.
(ii) Pass. and mid.;
__1. to be persuaded, believe (see M, Pr., 158) : absol.,
Refs Luk.16:31, Act.17:4 21:14, Heb.13:18
; with dative, Act.28:24; with accusative and inf., Act.26:26; so also pf., πέπεισμαι, πεπεισμένος εἰμί: with accusative ref. before περί, Heb.6:9; with accusative and inf., Luk.20:6; ὅτι,
Refs Rom.8:38, 2Ti.1:5 1:12
; id. with ἐν κυρίῳ, Rom.14:14; περί, with genitive before ὅτι, Rom.15:14.
__2. to listen to, obey: with dative of person(s),
Refs Act.5:36-37, 40 23:21 27:11, Rom.2:8, Gal.5:7, Heb.13:17, Jas.3:3
(cf. ἀνα-πείθω).†
Πειθώ, -οῦς, ἡ
__1. Peitho, Persuasion (as a goddess).
__2. per­suasion: ἐν πειθοῖ (so Orig., Eus. and some cursives in 1Co.2:4 for πειθός, which see).†
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

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)

KJV Usage: agree, assure, believe, have confidence, be (wax) content, make friend, obey, persuade, trust, yield.

View how G3982 πείθω is used in the Bible

First 30 of 62 occurrences of G3982 πείθω

Matthew 27:20 persuaded
Matthew 27:43 He trusted
Matthew 28:14 will persuade
Mark 10:24 for them that trust
Luke 11:22 he trusted,
Luke 16:31 will they be persuaded,
Luke 18:9 trusted
Luke 20:6 persuaded
Acts 5:36 obeyed
Acts 5:37 obeyed
Acts 5:40 they were persuaded:
Acts 12:20 having made
Acts 12:20 their friend,
Acts 13:43 persuaded
Acts 14:19 persuaded
Acts 17:4 were persuaded,
Acts 18:4 persuaded
Acts 19:8 persuading
Acts 19:26 hath persuaded
Acts 21:14 would
Acts 21:14 be persuaded,
Acts 23:21 do
Acts 23:21 yield
Acts 26:26 I am persuaded
Acts 26:28 thou persuadest
Acts 27:11 believed
Acts 28:23 persuading
Acts 28:24 believed
Romans 2:8 being persuaded
Romans 2:19 persuading

Distinct usage

5 persuaded
3 persuading
3 am persuaded
2 obeyed
2 believed
2 that ye should
2 obey
2 I am persuaded
1 He trusted
1 will persuade
1 for them that trust
1 will they be persuaded,
1 trusted
1 do
1 yield
1 we should
1 trust
1 having confidence
1 confidence,
1 I trust
1 that he hath reason to trust
1 we have confidence
1 put my trust
1 we are persuaded
1 were persuaded of
1 we trust
1 may obey
1 shall assure
1 have confidence
1 having made
1 their friend,
1 Be persuaded by
1 were persuaded,
1 being persuaded
1 hath persuaded
1 being more confident
1 they were persuaded:
1 I am persuaded,
1 Being confident
1 have
1 confidence
1 trusteth
1 thou persuadest
1 we persuade
1 he trusted,
1 do I
1 comply with
1 would
1 be persuaded,

Corresponding Hebrew Words

see peitho H982 batach
see peitho H982 batach
see peitho H982 batach hi.
see peitho H983 betach
see peitho H2620 chasah
see peitho H5377 nasha hi.
see peitho H6004 aman hi.
see peitho H6901 qaval pi.
see peitho H6960 qavah pi.
see peitho H7365 rechats ithpe.
see peitho H8156 shasa pi.
see peitho H8172 shaan ni.
see peitho H8252 shaqat qal,hi

Related words

G3982 πείθω

G374 ἀναπείθω
From G303 and G3982; to incite

KJV Usage: persuade.

G545 ἀπειθής
From G1 (as a negative particle) and G3982; unpersuadable, that is, contumacious

KJV Usage: disobedient.

G2138 εὐπειθής
From G2095 and G3982; good for persuasion, that is, (intransitively) compliant

KJV Usage: easy to be intreated.

G3980 πειθαρχέω
From a compound of G3982 and G757; to be persuaded by a ruler, that is, (generally) to submit to authority; by analogy to conform to advice

KJV Usage: hearken, obey (magistrates).

G3981 πειθός
From G3982; persuasive

KJV Usage: enticing.

G3988 πεισμονή
From a presumed derivative of G3982; persuadableness, that is, credulity

KJV Usage: persuasion.

G4086 πιθανολογία
From a compound of a derivative of G3982 and G3056; persuasive language

KJV Usage: enticing words.

G4102 πίστις
From G3982; persuasion, that is, credence; moral conviction (of religious truth, or the truthfulness of God or a religious teacher), especially reliance upon Christ for salvation; abstractly constancy in such profession; by extension the system of religious (Gospel) truth itself

KJV Usage: assurance, belief, believe, faith, fidelity.

G4103 πιστός
From G3982; objectively trustworthy; subjectively trustful

KJV Usage: believe (-ing, -r), faithful (-ly), sure, true.