Word: diaboloj

Pronounce: dee-ab'-ol-os

Strongs Number: G1228

Orig: from 1225; a traducer; specially, Satan (compare 7854):--false accuser, devil, slanderer. G1225 H7854

Use: TDNT-2:72,150 Adjective

Heb Strong: H6862 H6887 H7854

    1) prone to slander, slanderous, accusing falsely
    1a) a calumniator, false accuser, slanderer,
    2) metaph. applied to a man who, by opposing the cause of God, may be said to act the part of the devil or to side with him

    Satan the prince of the demons, the author of evil, persecuting good men, estranging mankind from God and enticing them to sin, afflicting them with diseases by means of demons who take possession of their bodies at his bidding.