539. apaté
Strong's Concordance
apaté: deceit
Original Word: ἀπάτη, ης, ἡ
Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine
Transliteration: apaté
Phonetic Spelling: (ap-at'-ay)
Definition: deceit
Usage: deceit, deception, deceitfulness, delusion.
HELPS Word-studies

Cognate: 539 apátē – a false impression, made to deceive or cheat – i.e. deceit motivated by guile and treachery (trickery, fraud). See 538 (apataō).

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
of uncertain origin
NASB Translation
deceit (1), deceitfulness (3), deception (2), deceptions (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 539: ἀπάτη

ἀπάτη, ἀπάτης, (from Homer down), deceit, deceitfulness: Colossians 2:8; τοῦ πλούτου, Matthew 13:22; Mark 4:19; τῆς ἀδικίας, 2 Thessalonians 2:10; τῆς ἁμαρτίας, Hebrews 3:13; αἱ ἐπιθυμίαι τῆς ἀπάτης the lusts excited by deceit, i. e. by deceitful influences seducing to sin, Ephesians 4:22 (others, 'deceitful lusts'; but cf. Meyer at the passage). Plural, ἀπαται: 2 Peter 2:13 (where L Tr text WH marginal reading ἐν ἀγάπαις), by a paragram (or verbal play) applied to the agapae or love-feasts (cf. ἀγάπη, 2), because these were transformed by base men into seductive revels.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
deceitful, deceiving.

From apatao; delusion -- deceit(-ful, -fulness), deceivableness(-ving).

see GREEK apatao

Forms and Transliterations
απαταις απάταις ἀπάταις απατη απάτη ἀπάτη ἀπάτῃ απατης απάτης ἀπάτης apatais apátais apate apatē apáte apátē apátei apátēi apates apatēs apátes apátēs
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Englishman's Concordance
Matthew 13:22 N-NFS
GRK: καὶ ἡ ἀπάτη τοῦ πλούτου
NAS: of the world and the deceitfulness of wealth
KJV: and the deceitfulness of riches,
INT: and the deceit of riches

Mark 4:19 N-NFS
GRK: καὶ ἡ ἀπάτη τοῦ πλούτου
NAS: of the world, and the deceitfulness of riches,
KJV: and the deceitfulness of riches,
INT: and the deceit of the riches

Ephesians 4:22 N-GFS
GRK: ἐπιθυμίας τῆς ἀπάτης
NAS: with the lusts of deceit,
KJV: according to the deceitful lusts;
INT: desires of deceit

Colossians 2:8 N-GFS
GRK: καὶ κενῆς ἀπάτης κατὰ τὴν
NAS: and empty deception, according
KJV: and vain deceit, after the tradition
INT: and empty deceit according to the

2 Thessalonians 2:10 N-DFS
GRK: ἐν πάσῃ ἀπάτῃ ἀδικίας τοῖς
NAS: and with all the deception of wickedness
KJV: all deceivableness of unrighteousness
INT: in every deceit of unrighteousness them that

Hebrews 3:13 N-DFS
GRK: ἐξ ὑμῶν ἀπάτῃ τῆς ἁμαρτίας
NAS: of you will be hardened by the deceitfulness of sin.
KJV: be hardened through the deceitfulness of sin.
INT: of you by [the] deceitfulness of sin

2 Peter 2:13 N-DFP
GRK: ἐν ταῖς ἀπάταις αὐτῶν συνευωχούμενοι
NAS: reveling in their deceptions, as they carouse
KJV: their own deceivings while they feast
INT: in the deceits of them feasting with

Strong's Greek 539
7 Occurrences

ἀπάταις — 1 Occ.
ἀπάτη — 4 Occ.
ἀπάτης — 2 Occ.

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