Strong's Concordance, Greek Dictionary

Damsel, a childling (of either sex), i.e., (properly), an infant, or (by extension) a half-grown boy or girl

Greek: παιδίον, paidion (G3813)

48 King James Bible Verses


Here are child, damsel and related words in the Bible. What does the source Greek word παιδίον mean and how is it used in the Bible? Below are the English definition details. Also below are examples within Bible verses highlighted in yellow (follow this link to go there). Tap or hover on blue, underlined words to see more original scripture and meanings. Information sourced from Strong's Concordance[1].

Definition Details

Strong's Number: G3813

Greek Base Word: παιδίον

Usage: (little, young) child, damsel

Definition: A childling (of either sex), i.e., (properly), an infant, or (by extension) a half-grown boy or girl; figuratively, an immature Christian.

Detailed definition:

  1. A young child, a little boy, a little girl.
    1. Infants.
    2. Children, little ones.
    3. An infant.
      1. Of a (male) child just recently born.
    4. Of a more advanced child; of a mature child;.
    5. Metaphorically children (like children) in intellect.

Derived terms: Neuter diminutive of G3816.

See also:

  1. G3816


  1. Biblical International Phonetic Alphabet: pɛˈði.on
  2. Modern International Phonetic Alphabet: peˈði.own
  3. Transliteration: paidion
  4. Biblical Pronunciation: peh-THEE-one
  5. Modern Pronunciation: pay-THEE-one

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