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The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   1556  
Original WordWord Origin
ekdikeofrom (1558)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
ek-dik-eh'-o   Verb
  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
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 8
avenged 1, avenging 1, protection 2, legal protection 2, punish 1, take...revenge 1
NAS Verse Count
2 Corinthians1

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 NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.