αἵρεσις in the New Testament

Definitions

Thayer

1) act of taking, capture: e.g. storming a city
2) choosing, choice
3) that which is chosen
4) a body of men following their own tenets (sect or party)
4a) of the Sadducees
4b) of the Pharisees
4c) of the Christians
5) dissensions arising from diversity of opinions and aims
Part of Speech: noun feminine
Citing in TDNT: 1:180, 27

Strong

G139
From G138; properly a choice, that is, (specifically) a party or (abstractly) disunion. ("heresy" is the Greek word itself.): - heresy [which is the Greekord itself], sect.

Louw-Nida

GlossSection
a religious party11.50
b false teaching33.241
c division63.27

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)

αἱρέσειςnoun: accusative plural feminine2
αἱρέσειςnoun: nominative plural feminine1
αἱρέσεωςnoun: genitive singular feminine3
αἵρεσινnoun: accusative singular feminine2
αἵρεσιςnoun: nominative singular feminine1
Total9

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