Ekdikeo

The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 1556 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
ejkdikevwfrom (1558)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Ekdikeo2:442,215
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
ek-dik-eh'-o Verb
Definition
  1. to vindicate one's right, do one justice
    1. to protect, defend, one person from another
  2. to avenge a thing
    1. to punish a person for a thing
King James Word Usage - Total: 6
avenge 5, revenge 1
KJV Verse Count
Luke2
Romans1
2 Corinthians1
Revelation2


Total6
Greek lexicon based on Thayer's and Smith's Bible Dictionary plus others; this is keyed to the large Kittel and the "Theological Dictionary of the New Testament." These files are public domain.

Bibliography Information

Thayer and Smith. "Greek Lexicon entry for Ekdikeo". "The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon". .