1557: ἐκδίκησις

Noun, Feminine


Dodson dictionary

G1557 ἐκδίκησις, εως, ἡ

Transliteration: ekdíkēsis

Part(s) of speech: Noun, Feminine

Definition: (a) a defense, avenging, vindication, vengeance, (b) full (complete) punishment.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G1557 ἐκδίκησις

Transliteration: ekdíkēsis

Derivation: from G1556;

Definition: vindication, retribution

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

ἐκδίκησις

G1557 

Occurrences in the NT: 9

ἐκ-δίκησις, -εως, ἡ
(< ἐκδικέω), [in LXX chiefly for נָקָם ;]
vengeance, vindication: Lk 21:22, Ro 12:19 (v. MM, Exp., xii), He 10:30 (LXX), II Co 7:11; of the injured person, c. gen., Lk 18:7, 8; c. dat., Ac 7:24; of the offender, c. gen. obj., I Pe 2:14; c. dat., II Th 1:8 (cf. Si 12:6).†

From: Abbott-Smith, George, "A Manual Greek-English Lexicon of the Greek New Testament", 1922. Public Domain.

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Occurrences in the Greek New Testament

Text: Nestle's 1904 edition