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Dikaios

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   1342  
Original WordWord Origin
dikaioßfrom (1349)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Dikaios2:182,168
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
dik'-ah-yos   Adjective
 Definition
  1. righteous, observing divine laws
    1. in a wide sense, upright, righteous, virtuous, keeping the commands of God
      1. of those who seem to themselves to be righteous, who pride themselves to be righteous, who pride themselves in their virtues, whether real or imagined
      2. innocent, faultless, guiltless
      3. used of him whose way of thinking, feeling, and acting is wholly conformed to the will of God, and who therefore needs no rectification in the heart or life 1a
    2. only Christ truly
      1. approved of or acceptable of God
    3. in a narrower sense, rendering to each his due and that in a judicial sense, passing just judgment on others, whether expressed in words or shown by the manner of dealing with them
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 79
innocent 1, just 6, justice 1, right 7, righteous 48, righteous man 8, righteous man's 1, righteous men 1, righteous one 4, righteous person 1, righteous persons 1
 
NAS Verse Count
Matthew14
Mark2
Luke11
John3
Acts6
Romans7
Galatians1
Ephesians1
Philippians2
Colossians1
2 Thessalonians2
1 Timothy1
2 Timothy1
Titus1
Hebrews3
James2
1 Peter3
2 Peter3
1 John5
Revelation5


Total74
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 Dikaios". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.