αἰτία in the New Testament

Definitions

Thayer

1) cause, reason
2) cause for which one is worthy of punishment, crime
3) charge of crime, accusation
Part of Speech: noun feminine

Strong

G156
From the same as G154; a cause (as if asked for), that is, (logical) reason (motive, matter), (legal) crime (alleged or proved): - accusation, case, cause, crime, fault, [wh-]ere[-fore].

Louw-Nida

GlossSection
b reason for accusation56.4
c accusation56.5
d guilt88.315
e relation89.1
a reason89.15

Classical Greek Dictionaries

These two sites give similar information, with the definition from several dictionaries and statistics on the use of the word.

Perseus Digital Library

University of Chicago's Logion lexicon

Ulrik Petersen

Strong's dictionary

Crosswalk

Thayer's dictionary plus other information.

LaParola

From this site's dictionary (in Italian)

In the New Testament

SBL (also Westcott and Hort; Tischendorf; Byzantine)

αἰτίαnoun: nominative singular feminine2
αἰτίανnoun: accusative singular feminine16
αἰτίαςnoun: genitive singular feminine1
αἰτίαςnoun: accusative plural feminine1
Total20

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