5579. pseudos
Strong's Concordance
pseudos: a falsehood, untruth, lie
Original Word: ψεῦδος, ους, τό
Part of Speech: Noun, Neuter
Transliteration: pseudos
Phonetic Spelling: (psyoo'-dos)
Definition: a falsehood, untruth, lie
Usage: a lie, falsehood, untruth; false religion.
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from pseudomai
a falsehood, untruth, lie
NASB Translation
false (1), falsehood (1), lie (5), lying (2), what is false (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 5579: ψεῦδος

ψεῦδος, ψευδοῦς, τό, from Homer down, the Sept. for כָּזָב שֶׁקֶר, כַּחַשׁ, a lie; conscious and intentional falsehood: universally, Revelation 14:5 (where Rec. δόλος); opposed to ἀλήθεια, John 8:44; Ephesians 4:25; οὐκ ἐστι ψεῦδος, opposed to ἀληθές ἐστιν, is no lie, 1 John 2:27; τέρατα ψευδοῦς (A. V. lying wonders) exhibited for the treacherous purpose of deceiving men, 2 Thessalonians 2:9; in a broad sense, whatever is not what it professes to be: so of perverse, impious, deceitful precepts, 2 Thessalonians 2:11; 1 John 2:21; of idolatry, Romans 1:25; ποιεῖν ψεῦδος, to act in accordance with the precepts and principles of idolatry, Revelation 21:27; Revelation 22:15 (cf. Revelation 21:8 and p. 526b middle).

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
lie, lying.

From pseudomai; a falsehood -- lie, lying.

see GREEK pseudomai

Forms and Transliterations
ψευδει ψεύδει ψευδέσι ψεύδεσι ψεύδεσιν ψευδή ψευδος ψεύδος ψεύδός ψεῦδος ψευδους ψεύδους ψευδώς pseudei pseúdei pseudos pseûdos pseudous pseúdous
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Englishman's Concordance
John 8:44 N-ANS
GRK: λαλῇ τὸ ψεῦδος ἐκ τῶν
NAS: he speaks a lie, he speaks
KJV: When he speaketh a lie, he speaketh of
INT: he might speak falsehood from the

Romans 1:25 N-DNS
GRK: ἐν τῷ ψεύδει καὶ ἐσεβάσθησαν
NAS: of God for a lie, and worshiped
KJV: of God into a lie, and worshipped
INT: into the falsehood and reverenced

Ephesians 4:25 N-ANS
GRK: ἀποθέμενοι τὸ ψεῦδος λαλεῖτε ἀλήθειαν
NAS: laying aside falsehood, SPEAK
KJV: putting away lying, speak
INT: having put off falsehood speak truth

2 Thessalonians 2:9 N-GNS
GRK: καὶ τέρασιν ψεύδους
NAS: power and signs and FALSE wonders,
KJV: signs and lying wonders,
INT: and wonders of falsehood

2 Thessalonians 2:11 N-DNS
GRK: αὐτοὺς τῷ ψεύδει
NAS: that they will believe what is FALSE,
KJV: they should believe a lie:
INT: them what [is] false

1 John 2:21 N-NNS
GRK: ὅτι πᾶν ψεῦδος ἐκ τῆς
NAS: no lie is of the truth.
KJV: that no lie is of
INT: that any lie of the

1 John 2:27 N-NNS
GRK: οὐκ ἔστιν ψεῦδος καὶ καθὼς
NAS: and is true and is not a lie, and just
KJV: is no lie, and even as
INT: not is a lie and even as

Revelation 14:5 N-NNS
GRK: οὐχ εὑρέθη ψεῦδος ἄμωμοί εἰσιν
NAS: And no lie was found in their mouth;
INT: not was found a lie blameless they are

Revelation 21:27 N-ANS
GRK: βδέλυγμα καὶ ψεῦδος εἰ μὴ
NAS: abomination and lying, shall ever
KJV: or [maketh] a lie: but
INT: abomination and a lie if not

Revelation 22:15 N-ANS
GRK: καὶ ποιῶν ψεῦδος
NAS: who loves and practices lying.
KJV: and maketh a lie.
INT: and practices a lie

Strong's Greek 5579
10 Occurrences

ψεύδει — 2 Occ.
ψεῦδος — 7 Occ.
ψεύδους — 1 Occ.

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