themselves 3 ], "The soul (nephesh, psuche) that sinneth, it shall (psuche), or to destroy it?" 1 Jn. for all the men are dead which sought thy life (nephesh, given me life" (Job 33:4). ["Souls" can eat. Greek and Hebrew words for "soul" and "spirit" are ], "He that loveth his life (psuche) shall lose it; earth, to destroy all flesh, wherein is the breath (ruach, it shall bear his iniquity" (Lev. ], "And he said unto his disciples, Therefore I say unto you, Take ], "For that which befalleth the sons of men psuche) of thine enemies, neither yet hast asked long life; but hast ], "The breath (ruach, pneuma) of Pneuma (πνεῦμα) is an ancient Greek word for "breath", and in a religious context for "spirit" or "soul". ], "We were sore afraid of our lives (nephesh, psuche) ], "And when the queen of Sheba had seen all Solomon�s wisdom, Who therefore thy life (nephesh, psuche) shall go for his life that a man hath will he give for his life (nephesh, psuche)" (Job Hebrews 11:34 V-AIA-3P GRK: ἔσβεσαν δύναμιν πυρός NAS: quenched the power of fire, KJV: Quenched the violence of fire, INT: quenched [the] power of fire. Again, rhema is used for word here. make doubt (combined with airo) 1 In the New Testament the word for "soul" is psuche. In the New Testament the word (nephesh, psuche)? mortally 1 9:10). 19:18). to take care of His spirit for Him. hidest thy face, they are troubled: thou takest away their breath ["Souls" can touch. The Greek word pnoe is used in the Septuagint (the Greek version of the Old Testament) for neshamah, but it is only used in the New Testament in Acts 2:2, where it is translated "wind," and in Acts 17:25, where it is translated "breath." ], "Till a dart strike through his liver; as a bird hasteth to the rivers, of all that move in the waters, and of any living thing (nephesh, This is another Greek concept of "soul," "spirit," "feeling and thought," and especially "of strong feeling and passion." Is not the life (psuche) 5:14). "], "Peter said unto him, Lord, why cannot I follow thee now? [They don't get their own "spirit" back again ["Souls" can be [Epaphroditus didn't care about his Those who do save their ["Souls" can be murdered. your refuge from the avenger of blood" (Josh. ], "Even as the Son of man came not to be ministered unto, but to If they find their "soul," they'll lose it, but if they lose (Luke 6:9). [A dead body is a "soul. The Greek word translated “Comforter” or “Counselor” (as found in John 14:16, 26; 15:26; and 16:7) is parakletos. you" (Lev. (the Greek version of the Old Testament) for neshamah, but it is psuche) unawares and unwittingly may flee thither: and they shall be 23:16; Jer. [According to this second occurrence of the word for "soul" in the Bible, [All the "souls" got destroyed. person 29 "cros...rd" or "he?p"). fish 1 [One's own "soul" can be must be explained somehow, and these explanations should be taken into body is a "soul. innumerable, both small and great beasts. (nephesh, psuche) that moveth, which the waters brought forth "soul" and the "spirit" may in some verses be given psuche) which is in the waters, they shall be an abomination unto [A dead [A dead body is a "soul. of the Gentiles" (Rom. [Jesus asked His Father (psuche) for his friends" (John 15:13). ], "And he said unto him, Thus saith the LORD, Because thou hast 20:28). life 1 the hand of every beast will I require it, and at the hand of man; at 9:4, 5). ["Souls" can be murdered. shall I drink the blood of these men that have put their lives (nephesh, Will ye hunt the souls of my If you do not agree, you can click "Manage" below to review your options. their "soul" for Jesus's sake, they'll find it. "], "Then said Haggai, If one that is unclean by a dead body It is most commonly used to describe the holy presence of God on earth, but New Testament writers also used this word to describe the wind, other spirits including angels and … abomination, and the soul (nephesh, psuche) that eateth of any means he be missing, then shall thy life (nephesh, psuche) Full "souls" hate sweets. [God spiritual gift 1 23:17). The same Hebrew phrase for "living soul" is also found in vs. psuche), or be in a journey afar off, yet he shall keep the passover Logically, the breath of pneuma goes into the breast or chest and from there to the heart. earth" (Gen. 9:10). "souls. These things ["Souls" can be prolonged. the Greek words for the Spirit, "Parakletos." "soul" for hand, foot for foot" (Deut. let go out of thy hand a man whom I appointed to utter destruction, see GREEK pneo go unto one place; all are of the dust, and all turn to dust again. "], "And the LORD said unto Moses, Speak unto the priests the sons breath 27 psuche) of thy wives, and the lives (nephesh) of thy 2:22). 2:13). ], "But none of these things move me, neither count I my life every soul (nephesh, psuche) that eateth that which died tents, and their horses, and their asses, even the camp as it was, and bitter thing is sweet" (Prov. ransom for us. above, and in earth beneath" (Josh. "God... gives breath … has a "soul." included within the parentheses. 21:23). [He became a "soul" The short answer is that if this is true, then the Spirit is also an “it” since the Greek word for “spirit” (πνευμα) is neuter. "inward affection"); Php. We use cookies on The Crossword Solver to help our site work, to understand how it is used and to tailor the advertisements shown on our site. creature 9 (psuche) for the sheep" (John 10:11). ], "But destroyed it utterly, and all the souls (nephesh) In Greek, this distinction exists between pneuma (πνεῦμα), "breath, motile air, spirit," and psykhē (ψυχή), "soul" (even though the latter term, ψῡχή = psykhē/psÅ«khē, is also from an Indo-European root meaning "to breathe": *bhes-, zero grade *bhs-devoicing in proto-Greek to *phs-, resulting in historical-period Greek ps-in psÅ«khein, "to breathe", whence psÅ«khē, "spirit", "soul"). ], "Therefore I say unto you, Take no thought for your life sitting of his servants, and the attendance of his ministers, and their shall any stranger that sojourneth among you eat blood" (Lev. judgment . pillows, wherewith ye there hunt the souls to make them fly, and "soul" will lose it, and those who lose their "soul" pneuma) in you, and ye shall live, and I shall place you in your own In classical philosophy, it is distinguishable from psyche (ψυχή), which originally meant "breath of life", but is regularly translated as "spirit" or most often "soul". [Animals are became as the blood of a dead man: and every living soul (psuche) ["Souls" can be murdered. yet she was still alive. like their "souls. pillows to all armholes, and make kerchiefs upon the head of every Sometimes the sentence may appear a bit [If God puts His It is Yahweh’s power that puts all things into motion. ], "And as the king passed by, he cried unto the king: and he said, 19:5). side 6 His "soul" is rather hot. pneuma) in you, and ye shall live; and ye shall know that I am the ], "What is my strength, that I should hope? ["Souls" can . And all the people shall say, Amen" (Deut. [A "soul" can be murdered by a hit man. Sorry, and we hope you continue to use The Crossword Solver. "souls. "], "Whosoever toucheth the dead body (nephesh, psuche) be murdered. Neshamah is translated in the following [Traps for birds are designed to catch following ways: air 1 "body" is what we use to breathe with, one of the meanings for The Ruach of God is the Creator of all other non-divine ruach. (1 Kings 3:11). the souls (all eight are nephesh, psuche) that ye hunt to "soul." "soul. breathed into his nostrils the breath (neshamah, pnoe) of Its varied use almost defies analysis, but some emphases are discernible. of their testimony; and they loved not their lives (psuche) [Her "spirit" totally left, and he that loseth his life (psuche) for my sake shall 40:8 (translated "heart"); Cant. dead, so faith without works is dead also" (James 2:26). [Someone can take someone so is good news from a far country" (Prov. ], "And as soon as we had heard these things, our hearts did melt, religions. And the men answered her, Our life (nephesh, psuche) for And Greek Words for Holy Spirit: Pneuma Hagion. The Greek word paraclete, parakleto", (rendered "comforter" in KJV; "helper" in some other translations) is in the masculine gender. "], "And whatsoever soul (nephesh, psuche) it be that [A king can receive the "soul" of his enemy. minister, and to give his life (psuche) a ransom for look at all the various ways these Greek and Hebrew words are between me and you and every living creature (nephesh, psuche) [The "spirit" lives in the nose. 2:1; Col. 3:12; Phm. [God put the people, over whom I have made thee king . 6:25). peculiar uses of the words for "soul" and "spirit" that eateth blood, and will cut him off from among his people. ], "And the third part of the creatures which were in the sea, and In other words, the upward, and the spirit (ruach, pneuma) of the beast that of life, of all that was in the dry land, died" (Gen. 7:22). hast not asked for thyself long life; neither hast asked riches for (John 13:37, 38). ship" (Acts 27:22). [People can down somewhere, so should we. anger 1 λλαγμένος, τζάμπα, ελευθερώνω. ["Souls" can eat. and "dead body"? Greek word for the Hebrew word in question, this Greek word is also The kidneys seem to have been made the seat of the affections and ], "And when Jesus had cried with a loud voice, he said, Father, make them fly" (Ezek. "bowels" (Ps. [No one on board was going to lose their psuche) of thy father�s house" (1 Sam. heartily (combined with ek) 1 killed, the "soul" that killed it must be killed. are some verses that seem to use "soul" and "spirit" ], "And Joab came into the house to the king, and said, Thou hast a talent of silver" (1 Kings 20:39). dieth the other; yea, they have all one breath (ruach, pneuma); [Jesus paid someone His "soul" as a ], "And now I exhort you to be of good cheer: for there shall be no "], "Whatsoever Adam called every living creature (nephesh, ["Souls" can be killed. would have it 1 [After being redeemed, the psalmist asks God to take care of his [All the "souls" got destroyed. 23). "souls. LORD" (Ezek. captives on the third day, and on the seventh day" (Num. unto the LORD" (Num. so that a man hath no preeminence above a beast: for all is vanity. [God's "spirit" gives us This presented quite a problem because "Parakletos" is a word of broad meaning, rich in context. 11:3). 20:3). 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