ἐκδικέω in the New Testament

Definitions

Thayer

1) to vindicate one's right, do one justice
1a) to protect, defend, one person from another
2) to avenge a thing
2a) to punish a person for a thing
Part of Speech: verb
Citing in TDNT: 2:442, 215

Strong

G1556
From G1558; to vindicate, retaliate, punish: - a (re-) venge.

Louw-Nida

GlossSection
c punish38.8
b revenge39.33
a give justice56.35

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)

ἐκδικεῖςverb: 2nd person present active indicative singular1
ἐκδικῆσαιverb: aorist active infinitive1
ἐκδίκησόνverb: 2nd person aorist active imperative singular1
ἐκδικήσωverb: 1st person future active indicative singular1
ἐκδικοῦντεςverb: present active participle nominative plural masculine1
ἐξεδίκησενverb: 3rd person aorist active indicative singular1
Total6

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