2557: κακοῦργος


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Dodson dictionary

2557
κακοῦργος, ον,       Adjective
(lit: an evil-worker), a criminal.

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

HELPS Lexicon excerpt

2557 kakoúrgos (from 2556/kakós, "a malignant disposition") – "a malefactor; a technical word implying criminality.  William Ramsay noted this term "marks exactly the tone of the Neronian period, and . . . refers expressly to the flagitia, for which the Christians were condemned under Nero, and for which they were no longer condemned in ad 112" (WS).

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Strong's Greek Dictionary

2557
κακοῦργος (kakoûrgos)
from 2556 and the base of 2041; a wrong-doer, i.e. criminal
:--evil-doer, malefactor.

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