Glossary of Terms for 40 Days of Repentance

ADULTERY
Strong’s G3430:
 adultery
from G3431: to commit adultery; have unlawful intercourse with another’s wife; a Hebrew idiom (the word used of those who at a woman’s solicitation are drawn away to idolatry)

ANGER
Strong’s G3709: 
anger, the natural disposition, temper, character; movement or agitation of the soul, impulse, desire, any violent emotion, but esp. anger; anger, wrath indignation; anger exhibited in punishment, hence used for punishment itself.

ARGUMENTS
Strong’s G3055: 
to contend about words; to wrangle about empty and trifling matters

BACKBITINGS
Strong’s G2636: 
defamation, evil speaking

BACKBITER
Strong’s G2647: 
a defamer or evil speaker

BITTERNESS
Strong’s G4088: 
bitter gall; extreme wickedness; a bitter root, and so producing a bitter fruit; metaph. bitterness, bitter hatred

BLASPHEMY (Evil Speaking)
Strong’s G988: 
slander, detraction, speech injurious to another’s good name; impious and reproachful speech injurious to diving majesty

Do Not BOAST
Strong’s G2620: 
to glory against, to exult over, to boast one’s self to the injury (of a person or thing)

BOASTERS
Strong’s G213: 
an empty pretender, boaster

CLAMOR
Strong’s G2906: 
a crying, outcry, clamour

COARSE JESTING
Strong’s G2160: 
pleasantry, humour, facetiousness; in a bad sense, scurrility, ribaldry, low jesting

CONCEITS
Strong’s G5450: 
a puffing up of soul, loftiness, pride

CONTENTIONS
Strong’s G2054: 
contention, strife, wrangling

COVETOUSNESS
Covetousness Man
Strong’s G4124: 
greedy desire to have more, covetousness, avarice
Strong’s G4123: one eager to have more, esp. what belongs to others; greedy of gain, covetous

DECEIT
Strong’s G1388: 
craft, deceit, guile

DECEIVED
Strong’s G4105: 
to cause to stray, to lead astray, lead aside from the right way;

DECEPTIVE Words
Strong’s G4112: 
moulded, formed, as from clay, wax, or stone; feigned

DIVISIVE man (Heretic)
Strong’s G141: 
fitted or able to take or choose a thing; schismatic, factious, a follower of a false doctrine; heretic

DISOBEDIENT
Strong’s G545: 
impersuasible, not compliant, disobedient, contumacious

Obsessed with DISPUTES
Strong’s G3552: 
to be sick; metaph. of any ailment of the mind, to be taken with such an interest in a thing as amounts to a disease, to have a morbid fondness for
Strong’s G2214: a seeking; enquiry; a questioning, debate; a subject of questioning or debate, matter of controversy

DISSENSIONS
Strong’s G1370: 
dissension, division

DIVISIONS
Strong’s G4978: 
a rent; metaph. a division, dissension
from G4977: to cleave, cleave asunder, rend; to divide by rending; to split into factions, be divided

DRUNKENNESS (revelings)
Strong’s G2970: 
a revel, carousal
Strong’s G3178: intoxication; drunkenness

ENVY
Strong’s G5355: 
envy; for envy, i.e. prompted by envy;
Strong’s G4089: bitter; metaph. Harsh, virulent
Strong’s G2205: excitement of mind, ardour, fervour of spirit

EVIL DESIRE
Strong’s G2556: 
a bad nature; of a mode of thinking, feeling, acting; troublesome, injurious, pernicious, destructive, baneful
Strong’s G1939: desire, craving, longing, desire for what is forbidden, lust

EVIL-MINDEDNESS
Strong’s G2550: 
bad character, depravity of heart and life; malignant subtlety, malicious craftiness

EVIL SPEAKING (Blasphemy)
Strong’s G988:
 slander, detraction, speech injurious, to another’s good name; impious and reproachful speech injurious to divine majesty

EVIL SUSPICIONS
Strong’s G4190: 
full of labours, annoyances, hardships; bad, of a bad nature or condition
Strong’s G5283: a surmising
from G5282: to suppose, surmise

FILTHINESS
Strong’s G151: 
obscenity, filthiness

FILTHY LANGUAGE
Strong’s G148: 
foul speaking, low and obscene speech

FOOLISH
Strong’s G453: 
not understood, unintelligible; not understanding, unwise, foolish

FOOLISH DISPUTES
Strong’s G3474: 
foolish; impious, godless
Strong’s G2214: a seeking; enquiry; a questioning, debate; a subject of questioning or debate, matter of controversy

FOOLISH TALKING
Strong’s G3473: 
foolish talking
from a compound of G3474: foolish; impious, godless
and G3004: to say, to speak

FORNICATION (Sexual Immorality)
Strong’s G4202: 
llicit sexual intercourse, adultery, fornication, homosexuality, lesbianism, intercourse with animals, metaphorical the worship of idols
Strong’s G4205: a man who prostitutes his body to another’s lust for hire; a male prostitute; a man who indulges in unlawful sexual intercourse, a fornicator

GENEALOGIES
Strong’s G1076: 
a genealogy, a record of descent or lineage

GREEDINESS
Strong’s G4124: 
greedy desire to have more, covetousness, avarice

HATERS OF GOD
Strong’s G2319: 
hateful to God, exceptionally impious and wicked

HATEFUL
Strong’s G4767: 
hated, detestable

HATING one another
Strong’s G3404: 
to hate, pursue with hatred, detest; to be hated, detested

HATRED
Strong’s G2189: 
enmity, cause of enmity
from G2190: hated, odious, hateful; hostile, hating, and opposing another

HERESIES
Strong’s G139: 
act of taking, capture: e.g. storming a city; choosing, choice; that which is chosen; a body of men following their own tenets (sect or party); dissensions arising from diversity of opinions and aims.

HYPOCRISIES
Strong’s G5272: 
an answering; an answer; the acting of a stage player; dissimulation, hypocrisy

INDIGNATION
Strong’s G2372: 
passion, angry, heat, anger forthwith boiling up and soon subsiding again; glow ardour, the wine of passion, inflaming wine (which either drives the drinker mad or kills him with its strength)

IDOLATRY
IDOLATER
Strong’s G1495: 
the worship of false gods, idolatry; in the plural, the vices springing from idolatry and peculiar to it
Strong’s G1496: a worshipper of false gods, a idolater; a covetous man as a worshipper of Mammon

INVENTOR OF EVIL THINGS
Strong’s G2182: 
an inventor or contriver
Strong’s G2556: of a bad nature; of a mode of thinking, feeling, or acting; troublesome, injurious, pernicious, destructive, baneful

JEALOUSY
Strong’s G2205: 
excitement of mind, ardour, fervour of spirit; zeal, ardour in embracing, pursuing, defending anything; an envious and contentious rivalry, jealousy

LEWDNESS
Strong’s G2845: 
a place for lying down, resting, sleeping in; the marriage bed; cohabitation, whether lawful or unlawful
Strong’s G766: unbridled lust, excess, licentiousness, lasciviousness, wantonness, outrageousness, shamelessness, insolence

LIE
Strong’s G5574: 
to lie, to speak deliberate falsehoods; to deceive one by a lie, to lie to

LUSTS and PLEASURES
Strong’s G1939: 
desire, craving, longing, desire for what is forbidden, lust
Strong’s G2237: pleasure; desires for pleasure

MALICE
Strong’s G2549: 
malignity, malice, ill-will, desire to injure; wickedness, depravity; evil, trouble

MURDERS
Strong’s G5408: 
murder, slaughter

Overflow of WICKEDNESS
Strong’s G2549: 
malignity, malice, ill-will, desire to injure; wickedness, depravity; evil, trouble

PASSION
Strong’s G3806: 
whatever befalls one, whether it be sad our joyous; a feeling which the mind suffers

PROUD
Strong’s G5187: 
to raise a smoke, to wrap in a mist; to blind with pride or conceit, to render foolish or stupid
Strong’s G5244: showing oneself above others, overtopping, conspicuous above others, pre-eminent; with an overweening estimate of one’s means or merits, despising others or even treating them with contempt; haughty

PUFFED UP
Strong’s G5448: 
to make natural, to cause a thing to pass into nature; to inflate, blow up, to cause to swell up; to puff up, make proud; to be puffed up, to bear one’s self loftily, be proud

REVELRY/REVELRIES
Strong’s G2970: 
a revel, carousal

SCHISM
Strong’s G4978: 
a rent; metaph. a division, dissension

SELFISH AMBITIONS (strife)

SELF SEEKING
Strong’s G2052: 
electioneering or intriguing for office; in the NT a courting distinction, a desire to put one’s self forward, a partisan and fractious spirit which does not distain low arts

SEXUAL IMMORALITY (Fornication)
Strong’s G4202:
 Illicit sexual intercourse, adultery, fornication, homosexuality, lesbianism, intercourse with animals, metaphorical the worship of idols

SORCERY (witchcraft)
Strong’s G5331: 
the use or the administering of drugs; poisoning; sorcery, magical arts, often found in connection with idolatry and fostered by it; metaph. The deceptions and seductions of idolatry

STRIFE
Strong’s G2054: 
contention, strife, wrangling

STRIVINGS about the law (Torah)
Strong’s G3163: 
a fight or combat

TUMULTS
Strong’s G181: 
instability, a state of disorder, disturbance, confusion

UNCLEANNESS

UNCLEAN PERSON
Strong’s G167: 
physical; in a moral sense the impurity of lustful, luxurious, profligate living
Strong’s G169: not cleansed, unclean; in a ceremonial sense: that which must be abstained from according to the levitical law; in a moral sense: unclean in thought and life

UNDISCERNING
Strong’s G801: 
unintelligent, without understanding, stupid

UNFORGIVING
Strong’s G786: 
without a treaty or covenant; that cannot be persuaded to enter into a covenant, implacable

UNLOVING
Strong’s G794: 
without natural affection, unsociable (Rom 1:31 marg.), inhuman (2Ti. 3:3 RSV), unloving (2Ti. 3:3 NKJV)

UNMERCIFUL
Strong’s G415: 
without mercy, merciless

UNRIGHTEOUSNESS
Strong’s G93: 
injustice, of a judge; unrighteousness of heart and life; a deed violating law and justice, act of unrighteousness

UNTRUSTWORTHY
Strong’s G802: 
uncompounded, simple; covenant breaking, faithless

USELESS WRANGLINGS
Strong’s G3859: 
constant contention, incessant wrangling

VAINGLORY
Strong’s G2754: 
vain glory, groundless, self esteem, empty pride; a vain opinion, error

VIOLENT
Strong’s G5197: 
an insolent man; one who uplifted with pride, either heaps insulting language upon others or does them some shameful act of wrong

WHISPERERINGS
Strong’s G5587: 
a whispering, i.e. secret slandering; of the magical murmuring of a charmer of snakes

WHISPERER
Strong’s G5588: 
a whisperer, secret slanderer, detractor

WICKEDNESS
Strong’s G4189: 
depravity, iniquity, wickedness; malice; evil purpose and desires

(OUTBURSTS OF) WRATH
Strong’s G2372: 
passion, angry, heat, anger forthwith boiling up and soon subsiding again; glow ardour, the wine of passion, inflaming wine (which either drives the drinker mad or kills him with its strength)