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International Standard Bible Encyclopediadē̇
): The intentional misleading or beguiling of another; in Scripture represented as a companion of many other forms of wickedness, as cursing (Psalm 10:7
), hatred (Proverbs 26:24
), theft, covetousness, adultery, murder (Mark 7:22
; Romans 1:29
). The Revised Version (British and American) introduces the word in Proverbs 14:25
; 2 Thessalonians 2:10
; but in such passages as Psalm 55:11
; Proverbs 20:17
; Proverbs 26:26
; 1 Thessalonians 2:3
, renders a variety of words, more accurately than the King James Version, by "oppression," "falsehood," "guile," "error.»
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Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. Entry for 'Deceit'. International Standard Bible Encyclopedia. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/isb/d/deceit.html. 1915.