James 1:8
NASB Lexicon
NASB ©GreekStrong'sOrigin
[being] a double-mindedδίψυχος
(dipsuchos)
1374: of two minds, waveringfrom dis and psuché
man,ἀνὴρ
(anēr)
435: a mana prim. word
unstableἀκατάστατος
(akatastatos)
182: unstablefrom alpha (as a neg. prefix) and kathistémi
in allπάσαις
(pasais)
3956: all, everya prim. word
his ways.ὁδοῖς
(odois)
3598: a way, roada prim. word







KJV Lexicon
ανηρ  noun - nominative singular masculine
aner  an'-ayr:  a man (properly as an individual male) -- fellow, husband, man, sir.
διψυχος  adjective - nominative singular masculine
dipsuchos  dip'-soo-khos:  two-spirited, i.e. vacillating (in opinion or purpose) -- double minded.
ακαταστατος  adjective - nominative singular masculine
akatastatos  ak-at-as'-tat-os:  inconstant -- unstable.
εν  preposition
en  en:  in, at, (up-)on, by, etc.
πασαις  adjective - dative plural feminine
pas  pas:  apparently a primary word; all, any, every, the whole
ταις  definite article - dative plural feminine
ho  ho:  the definite article; the (sometimes to be supplied, at others omitted, in English idiom) -- the, this, that, one, he, she, it, etc.
οδοις  noun - dative plural feminine
hodos  hod-os':  a road; by implication, a progress (the route, act or distance); figuratively, a mode or means -- journey, (high-)way.
αυτου  personal pronoun - genitive singular masculine
autos  ow-tos':  the reflexive pronoun self, used of the third person , and (with the proper personal pronoun) of the other persons
Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
being a double-minded man, unstable in all his ways.

King James Bible
A double minded man is unstable in all his ways.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
An indecisive man is unstable in all his ways.

International Standard Version
He is a double-minded man, unstable in all he undertakes.

NET Bible
since he is a double-minded individual, unstable in all his ways.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
Whoever wavers in his mind is troubled in all his ways.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
A person who has doubts is thinking about two different things at the same time and can't make up his mind about anything.

King James 2000 Bible
A double-minded man is unstable in all his ways.
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