Parts of Speech

n f

Root Word (Etymology)

from 3982

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 6:174

KJV Translation Count — 244x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: faith (239), assurance (1), believe Trans (1), belief (1), them that believe (1), fidelity (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. conviction of the truth of anything, belief; in the NT of a conviction or belief respecting man's relationship to God and divine things, generally with the included idea of trust and holy fervour born of faith and joined with it
a. relating to God
1. the conviction that God exists and is the creator and ruler of all things, the provider and bestower of eternal salvation through Christ
b. relating to Christ
1. a strong and welcome conviction or belief that Jesus is the Messiah, through whom we obtain eternal salvation in the kingdom of God
c. the religious beliefs of Christians
d. belief with the predominate idea of trust (or confidence) whether in God or in Christ, springing from faith in the same
2. fidelity, faithfulness
a. the character of one who can be relied on

Strong's Definitions

pis'-tis; from (3982) (πείθω); persuasion, i.e. credence; moral conviction (of religious truth, or the truthfulness of God or a religious teacher), especially reliance upon Christ for salvation; abstract constancy in such profession; by extensive the system of religious (Gospel) truth itself: — assurance, belief, believe, faith, fidelity.

Concordance Results Using KJV

When Jesus heard it, he marvelled, and said to G4102 G4102 followed, Verily I say unto you, I have not found so great G4102, no, not in Israel.


And, behold, they brought to him a man sick of the palsy, lying on a bed: and Jesus seeing their G4102 said unto the sick of the palsy; Son, be of good cheer; thy sins be forgiven thee.


But Jesus turned him about, and when he saw her, he said, Daughter, be of good comfort; thy G4102 hath made thee whole. And the woman was made whole from G4102 hour.


Then touched he their eyes, saying, According to your G4102 be it unto you.


Then Jesus answered and said unto her, O woman, great is thy G4102: be it unto thee even as thou wilt. And her daughter was made whole from G4102 very hour.


And Jesus said unto G4102, Because of your unG4102: for verily I say unto you, If ye have G4102 as a grain of mustard seed, ye shall say unto this mountain, Remove hence to yonder place; and it shall remove; and nothing shall be impossible unto you.


Jesus answered and said unto G4102, Verily I say unto you, If ye have G4102, and doubt not, ye shall not only do this which is done to the fig tree, but also if ye shall say unto this mountain, Be thou removed, and be thou cast into the sea; it shall be done.


Woe unto you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! for ye pay tithe of mint and anise and cummin, and have omitted the weightier matters of the law, judgment, mercy, and G4102: these ought ye to have done, and not to leave the other undone.


When Jesus saw their G4102, he said unto the sick of the palsy, Son, thy sins be forgiven thee.


And he said unto G4102, Why are ye so fearful? how is it G4102 ye have no G4102?