Opheiletes

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   3781  
Original WordWord Origin
ofeileteßfrom (3784)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Opheiletes5:565,746
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
of-i-let'-ace   Noun Masculine
 Definition
  1. one who owes another, a debtor
    1. one held by some obligation, bound by some duty
    2. one who has not yet made amends to whom he has injured:
      1. one who owes God penalty or whom God can demand punishment as something due, i.e. a sinner
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 7
culprits 1, debtors 1, indebted 1, owed 1, under obligation 3
 
NAS Verse Count
Matthew2
Luke1
Romans3
Galatians1


Total7
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 Opheiletes". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.