Strong's Concordance, Greek Dictionary
Be bold, boldly, dare, durst, to venture (objectively or in act
Greek: τολμάω, tolmaō (G5111)
15 King James Bible Verses
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Here are be bold, boldly, dare, durst and related words in the Bible. What does the source Greek word τολμάω 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.
Strong's Number: G5111
Greek Base Word: τολμάω
Usage: Be bold, boldly, dare, durst
Definition: To venture (objectively or in act; while G2292 is rather subjective or in feeling); by implication, to be courageous.
- Not to dread or shun through fear.
- To bear, endure.
- To bring one's self to.
- To be bold.
- Bear one's self boldly, deal boldly.
Derived terms: From τόλμα (boldness; probably itself from the base of G5056 through the idea of extreme conduct).
- Biblical International Phonetic Alphabet: tolˈmɑ.o
- Modern International Phonetic Alphabet: towlˈmɑ.ow
- Transliteration: tolmaō
- Biblical Pronunciation: tole-MA-oh
- Modern Pronunciation: tole-MA-oh
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Bible Verses with τολμάω (G5111)
1 to 15 of 15 Verses
“And no man was able to answer him a word, neither durst any man from that day forth ask him any more questions.”
— Matthew 22:46
“And when Jesus saw that he answered discreetly, he said unto him, Thou art not far from the kingdom of God. And no man after that durst ask him any question.”
— Jesus, Mark 12:34
“Joseph of Arimathaea, an honourable counseller, which also waited for the kingdom of God, came, and went in boldly unto Pilate, and craved the body of Jesus.”
— Mark 15:43
“And after that they durst not ask him any question at all.”
— Luke 20:40
“Jesus saith unto them, Come and dine. And none of the disciples durst ask him, Who art thou? knowing that it was the Lord.”
— Jesus, John 21:12
“And of the rest durst no man join himself to them: but the people magnified them.”
— Acts 5:13
“Saying, I am the God of thy fathers, the God of Abraham, and the God of Isaac, and the God of Jacob. Then Moses trembled, and durst not behold.”
— Acts 7:32
“For scarcely for a righteous man will one die: yet peradventure for a good man some would even dare to die.”
— Romans 5:7
“For I will not dare to speak of any of those things which Christ hath not wrought by me, to make the Gentiles obedient, by word and deed,”
— Romans 15:18
“Dare any of you, having a matter against another, go to law before the unjust, and not before the saints?”
— 1 Corinthians 6:1
“But I beseech you, that I may not be bold when I am present with that confidence, wherewith I think to be bold against some, which think of us as if we walked according to the flesh.”
— 2 Corinthians 10:2
“For we dare not make ourselves of the number, or compare ourselves with some that commend themselves: but they measuring themselves by themselves, and comparing themselves among themselves, are not wise.”
— 2 Corinthians 10:12
“I speak as concerning reproach, as though we had been weak. Howbeit whereinsoever any is bold, (I speak foolishly,) I am bold also.”
— 2 Corinthians 11:21
“And many of the brethren in the Lord, waxing confident by my bonds, are much more bold to speak the word without fear.”
— Philippians 1:14
“Yet Michael the archangel, when contending with the devil he disputed about the body of Moses, durst not bring against him a railing accusation, but said, The Lord rebuke thee.”
— Jude 1:9
(End 1 to 15 of 15 Verses)
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