Hebrews 11:1
NASB Lexicon
NASB ©GreekStrong'sOrigin
Nowδὲ
(de)
1161: but, and, now, (a connective or adversative particle)a prim. word
faithπίστις
(pistis)
4102: faith, faithfulnessfrom peithó
is the assuranceὑπόστασις
(upostasis)
5287: a support, substance, steadiness, hence assurancefrom hupo and histémi
of [things] hopedἐλπιζομένων
(elpizomenōn)
1679: to expect, to hope (for) from elpomai (to anticipate, expect)
for, the convictionἔλεγχος
(elenchos)
1650: a proof, testfrom elegchó
of thingsπραγμάτων
(pragmatōn)
4229: a deed, a matterfrom prassó
not seen.βλεπομένων
(blepomenōn)
991: to look (at)a prim. verb









KJV Lexicon
εστιν  verb - present indicative - third person singular
esti  es-tee':  he (she or it) is; also (with neuter plural) they are
δε  conjunction
de  deh:  but, and, etc. -- also, and, but, moreover, now (often unexpressed in English).
πιστις  noun - nominative singular feminine
pistis  pis'-tis:  persuasion, i.e. credence; moral conviction; by extension, the system of religious (Gospel) truth itself -- assurance, belief, believe, faith, fidelity.
ελπιζομενων  verb - present passive participle - genitive plural masculine
elpizo  el-pid'-zo:  to expect or confide -- (have, thing) hope(-d) (for), trust.
υποστασις  noun - nominative singular feminine
hupostasis  hoop-os'-tas-is:  a setting under (support), i.e. (figuratively) concretely, essence, or abstractly, assurance (objectively or subjectively) -- confidence, confident, person, substance.
πραγματων  noun - genitive plural neuter
pragma  prag'-mah:  a deed; by implication, an affair; by extension, an object (material) -- business, matter, thing, work.
ελεγχος  noun - nominative singular masculine
elegchos  el'-eng-khos:  proof, conviction -- evidence, reproof.
ου  particle - nominative
ou  oo:  no or not -- + long, nay, neither, never, no (man), none, (can-)not, + nothing, + special, un(-worthy), when, + without, + yet but.
βλεπομενων  verb - present passive participle - genitive plural neuter
blepo  blep'-o:  to look at -- behold, beware, lie, look (on, to), perceive, regard, see, sight, take heed.
Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
Now faith is the assurance of things hoped for, the conviction of things not seen.

King James Bible
Now faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Now faith is the reality of what is hoped for, the proof of what is not seen.

International Standard Version
Now faith is the assurance that what we hope for will come about and the certainty that what we cannot see exists.

NET Bible
Now faith is being sure of what we hope for, being convinced of what we do not see.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
Now faith is the conviction concerning those things that are in hope, as if it were these things in action, and the revelation of those things that are unseen;

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Faith assures us of things we expect and convinces us of the existence of things we cannot see.

King James 2000 Bible
Now faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen.
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