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Strong's #1738 - ἔνδικος

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  1. according to right, righteous, just
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Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

ἔνδῐκ-ος, Arc. ἴνδικος, ον, (δίκη):

I of things,

1. according to right, just, legitimate, Pi. P. 5.103; γόος ἔ. A. Ch. 330 (lyr.); ὀνείδη Id. Eu. 135; λέκτρα IG 12(5).675.4 (Syros); κρίμα.Romans 3:8 : τὸ μὴ 'νδικον, = τὸ ἄδικον, S. OT 682 (lyr.); τὰ πάντων ἐνδικώτατα Id. OC 925; μὴ λέγων γε τοὔνδικον not speaking truth, Id. OT 1158.

2. legal, ἔ. ἡμέρα a court -day, Poll. 8.25. having a locus standi, μή οἱ ἔστω ἴνδικον μηδέποθι ἀλλ' ἢ.. he shall not have the right to sue, IG 5(2).6.33 (Tegea, iv B. C.), cf. Foed.Delph.Pell. 2 A 16, Pl. Lg. 915d, IG 22.46c56. = ἔνοχος δίκα, Leg.Gort. 3.23, 11.22. ἔ. πόλις a city in which justice is done, Pl. Hp.Ma. 292b; in which sales may be publicly registered, Milet. 3.140.

II of persons,

1. upright, just, A. Eu. 699, S. Ant. 208; πρὸς ἐνδίκοις φρεσίν A. Ag. 996 (lyr.); δῆμος ἐνδικώτατος Id. Fr. 196: dat., ἔ. γάμοις favourable to them, Id. Supp. 82 (lyr.).

2. possessed of right, τίς μᾶλλον ἐνδικώτερος; who has a better right ? Id. Th. 673.

III Adv. -κως

1. right, with justice, fairly, Id. Pr. 63, Ch. 462 (lyr.), etc.; ὀρθῶς ἐ. τ' ἐπώνυμος Id. Th. 405: Sup. -ώτατα Pl. Ti. 85b.

2. justly, naturally, as one has a right to expect, S. OT 135, E. Andr. 920.

Thayer's Expanded Definition

ἔνδικος, ἔνδικον (δίκη), according to right, righteous, just: Romans 3:8; Hebrews 2:2. (Pindar, Trag., Plato.)

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

* ἔνδικος , -ον

(< δίκη ),

righteous, just: Romans 3:8, Hebrews 2:2 (Cremer, 204).†

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament.
Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
Vocabulary of the Greek NT

The only occurrences we can quote of this adj. (Romans 3:8, Hebrews 2:2) are from the laws of Gortyna (v/B.C.) edited in Michel 1333, e.g. iii. 23 αἰ δέ τι τον τέκνον πέροι, ἔνδικον εμεν.


The Vocabulary of the Greek New Testament.
Copyright © 1914, 1929, 1930 by James Hope Moulton and George Milligan. Hodder and Stoughton, London.
Derivative Copyright © 2015 by Allan Loder.
List of Word Forms
ενδικον ένδικον ένδικόν ἔνδικον ἔνδικόν ενδογενούς ένδοθεν endikon éndikon éndikón
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