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Strong's #92 - ἀδίκημα

Root Word (Etymology)
from (G91)
Parts of Speech
Noun Neuter
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  1. a misdeed, evil doing, iniquity
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 2552 ‑ חָמַם (khaw‑mam');  4941 ‑ מִשְׁפָּט (mish‑pawt');  5766 ‑ עֹלָה (eh'‑vel, aw'‑vel, av‑law', o‑law', o‑law');  5771 ‑ עָווֹן (aw‑vone', aw‑vone');  6233 ‑ עֹשֶׁק (o'‑shek);  6588 ‑ פֶּשַׁע (peh'‑shah);  7451 ‑ רַע (rah, raw‑aw');  
Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (3)
Acts 2
Revelation 1
NAS (3)
Acts 2
Revelation 1
HCS (3)
Acts 2
Revelation 1
BSB (3)
Acts 2
Revelation 1
ESV (3)
Acts 2
Revelation 1
WEB (3)
Acts 2
Revelation 1
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

ἀδίκ-ημα, ατος, τό, (ἀδικέω)

1. wrong done, Hdt. 1.2, 100, etc.: properly, intentional wrong, opp. ἁμάρτημα and ἀτύχημα, Arist. EN 1135b20 sq., Rh. 1374b8; ἀ. ὥρισται τῷ ἑκουσίῳ Id. EN 1135a19: c. gen., wrong done to.., ἀ. τῶν νόμων D. 21.225: also ἀ. πρός τινα Arist. Rh. 1373b21; ἀ. εἴς τι D. 37.58; περί τι Plu. 2.159c: — ἐν ἀδικήματι θέσθαι to consider as a wrong, Th. 1.35; ἀ. θεῖναί τι D. 14.37; ψηφίζεσθαί τι ἐν ἀ. εἶναι Hyp. Eux. 20.

2. error of judgement, dub. in Plb. 9.20a. 7. II that which is got by wrong, ill gotten goods, Pl. R. 365e, Lg. 906d.

Thayer's Expanded Definition

ἀδίκημα, (τος, τό (ἀδικέω) (from Herodotus on), a misdeed (τό ἄδικον ... ὅταν πραχθῇ, ἀδίκημα ἐστιν, Aristotle, Eth. Nic. 5, 7): Acts 18:14; Acts 24:20; Revelation 18:5.

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

ἀδίκημα -τος , τό

(<ἀδικέω ),

[in LXX for H5771, H6588, etc.;]

a wrong, injury, misdeed (MM, VGT, s.v.): Acts 18:14; Acts 24:20, Revelation 18:5.†

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 concrete noun from ἀδικεῖν, defined in Aristotle (ap. Thayer) as τὸ ἄδικον ὅταν πραχθῇ, occurs frequently. So BGU IV. 1098.22 (i/B.C.), a marriage contract, of a ";wrong"; done to the wife (εἰς αὐτὴν ἀδίκημα), P Lille I. 29.1 (iii/B.C.) ἐὰν δέ τις περὶ ἀδικήματος ἑ [τέ ]ρο [υ ] οἰκέτηι ὄντι δίκην γραψάμενος ὡς ἐλευθέρωι καταδικάσηται, P Amh II. 33.18 (c. B.C. 157) ἐνφανισμῶν περί τινων ἀδικημάτω [ν ] καὶ παραλογειῶν σίτου τε καὶ χαλκοῦ ";misdeeds and peculations,"; Michel 472.19 f., 884.8 f., 1009.87, etc.


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
αδικημα αδίκημα αδίκημά ἀδίκημα ἀδίκημά αδικηματα αδικήματα αδικήματά ἀδικήματα αδικημάτων adikema adikēma adíkema adíkemá adíkēma adíkēmá adikemata adikēmata adikḗmata
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