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Vine's Expository Dictionary of NT Words


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A — 1: πάθημα
(Strong's #3804 — Noun Neuter — pathema — path'-ay-mah )

"a suffering" or "a passive emotion," is translated "passions" in Romans 7:5 , RV, "(sinful) passions," AV, "motions," and Galatians 5:24 , RV; see AFFECTION , A, No. 3, AFFLICT, B, No. 3.

A — 2: πάθος
(Strong's #3806 — Noun Neuter — pathos — path'-os )

see AFFECTION , A, No. 1.

B — 1: πάσχω
(Strong's #3958 — Verb — pascho — pas'-kho, path'-o, pen'-tho )

"to suffer," is used as a noun, in the aorist infinitive with the article, and translated "passion" in Acts 1:3 , of the suffering of Christ at Calvary. See SUFFER.

C — 1: ὁμοιοπαθής
(Strong's #3663 — Adjective — homoiopathes — hom-oy-op-ath-ace' )

"of like feelings or affections" (homoios, "like," and A, No. 2; Eng., "homeopathy"), is rendered "of like passions" in Acts 14:15 (RV marg., "nature"); in James 5:17 , RV, ditto (AV, "subject to like passions").

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Vines, W. E., M. A. Entry for 'Passion'. Vine's Expository Dictionary of NT Words. 1940.

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