2556: κακός


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Dodson dictionary

2556
κακός, ή, όν,       Adjective
bad, evil, in the widest sense.

From: Public Domain Greek-English lexicon by John Jeffrey Dodson (2010)

HELPS Lexicon excerpt

2556 kakós (an adjective, and the root of 2549/kakía, "inner malice") – properly, inwardly foul, rotten (poisoned); (figuratively) inner malice flowing out of a morally-rotten character (= the "rot is already in the wood").

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Strong's Greek Dictionary

2556
κακός (kakós)
apparently a primary word; worthless (intrinsically, such; whereas 4190 properly refers to effects), i.e. (subjectively) depraved, or (objectively) injurious
:--bad, evil, harm, ill, noisome, wicked.

From: Strong's Greek Dictionary by James Strong (1890)