apeitheó: to disobeyOriginal Word: ἀπειθέωPart of Speech:
I disobey, rebel, am disloyalDefinition:
I disobey, rebel, am disloyal, refuse conformity.
Cognate: 544 apeithéō – literally, refuse to be persuaded (by the Lord). See 543 (apeitheia).
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
to disobeyNASB Translation
disbelieved (1), disobedient (10), do not obey (1), obey (2).
Thayer'sSTRONGS NT 544: ἀπειθέωἀπειθέω
; imperfect ἠπείθουν
; 1 aorist ἠπείθησα
; "to be ἀπειθής
(which see); not to allow oneself to be persuaded; not to comply with
a. to refuse or withhold belief (in Christ, in the gospel; opposed to πιστεύω): τῷ υἱῷ, John 3:36; τῷ λόγῳ, 1 Peter 2:8; 1 Peter 3:1; absolutely of those who reject the gospel, (R. V. to be disobedient; cf. b.): Acts 14:2; Acts 17:5 (Rec.); ; Romans 15:31; 1 Peter 2:7 (T Tr WH ἀπιστοῦσιν).
b. to refuse belief and obedience: with the dative of thing or of person, Romans 2:8 (τῇ ἀλήθεια); f (τῷ θεῷ); 1 Peter 4:17; absolutely, Romans 10:21 (Isaiah 65:2); Hebrews 3:18; Hebrews 11:31; 1 Peter 3:20. (In the Sept. a common equivalent to מָרָה, סָרַר; in Greek writings often from Aeschylus Ag. 1049 down; in Homer et al. ἀπίθειν.)<1>
to disbelieve, disobey
From apeithes; to disbelieve (wilfully and perversely) -- not believe, disobedient, obey not, unbelieving.
see GREEK apeithes