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Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #1346 - δικαίως
δῐκαί-ωσις, εως, ἡ,
I setting right, doing justice to: hence,
1 condemnation, punishment, Th. 8.66, D.C. 40.43 (pl.), cj. in Plu. 2.421d.
2. plea of legal right, justification, Lys. 9.8, cf. Harp.
3. making or accounting righteous, justification, Romans 4:25, etc.
II demand of right or as of right, just claim, Th. 1.141, Plu. Demetr. 18.
III judgement of what is right, ἀντήλλαξαν τῇ δικαιώσει altered at their will and pleasure, Th. 3.82.
(< δίκαιος , q.v.),
[in LXX for H6664, etc.;]
1. righteously: 1 Corinthians 15:34, 1 Thessalonians 2:10, Titus 2:12.
2. justly: Luke 23:41, 1 Peter 2:23.†
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