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Lexicon :: Strong's G1849 - exousia

ἐξουσία
Transliteration
exousia
Pronunciation
eks-ü-sē'-ä (Key)
Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
From ἔξεστι (G1832) (in the sense of ability)
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 2:562,238

KJV Translation Count — Total: 103x
The KJV translates Strong's G1849 in the following manner: power (69x), authority (29x), right (2x), liberty (1x), jurisdiction (1x), strength (1x).
Outline of Biblical Usage [?]
  1. power of choice, liberty of doing as one pleases

    1. leave or permission

  2. physical and mental power

    1. the ability or strength with which one is endued, which he either possesses or exercises

  3. the power of authority (influence) and of right (privilege)

  4. the power of rule or government (the power of him whose will and commands must be submitted to by others and obeyed)

    1. universally

      1. authority over mankind

    2. specifically

      1. the power of judicial decisions

      2. of authority to manage domestic affairs

    3. metonymically

      1. a thing subject to authority or rule

        1. jurisdiction

      2. one who possesses authority

        1. a ruler, a human magistrate

        2. the leading and more powerful among created beings superior to man, spiritual potentates

    4. a sign of the husband's authority over his wife

      1. the veil with which propriety required a women to cover herself

    5. the sign of regal authority, a crown

Strong’s Definitions [?] (Strong’s Definitions Legend)
ἐξουσία exousía, ex-oo-see'-ah; from G1832 (in the sense of ability); privilege, i.e. (subjectively) force, capacity, competency, freedom, or (objectively) mastery (concretely, magistrate, superhuman, potentate, token of control), delegated influence:—authority, jurisdiction, liberty, power, right, strength.
Thayer's Greek Lexicon [?]

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Concordance Results Using NASB

Strong's Number G1849 matches the Greek ἐξουσία (exousia),
which occurs 102 times in 93 verses in the Greek concordance of the NASB
Page 1 / 2 (Mat 7:29–Rom 13:3)

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for He was teaching them as one having authority, G1849 and not as their scribes.

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“For I also am a man under authority, G1849 with soldiers under me; and I say to this one, ‘Go!’ and he goes, and to another, ‘Come!’ and he comes, and to my slave, ‘Do this!’ and he does it.

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“But so that you may know that the Son of Man has authority G1849 on earth to forgive sins”—then He *said to the paralytic, “Get up, pick up your bed and go home.”

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But when the crowds saw this, they were [fn]awestruck, and glorified God, who had given such authority G1849 to men.

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Jesus summoned His twelve disciples and gave them authority G1849 over unclean spirits, to cast them out, and to heal every kind of disease and every kind of sickness.

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When He entered the temple, the chief priests and the elders of the people came to Him while He was teaching, and said, “By what authority G1849 are You doing these things, and who gave You this authority?” G1849

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Jesus said to them, “I will also ask you one [fn]thing, which if you tell Me, I will also tell you by what authority G1849 I do these things.

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And answering Jesus, they said, “We do not know.” He also said to them, “Neither will I tell you by what authority G1849 I do these things.

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And Jesus came up and spoke to them, saying, “All authority G1849 has been given to Me in heaven and on earth.

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They were amazed at His teaching; for He was teaching them as one having authority, G1849 and not as the scribes.

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They were all amazed, so that they debated among themselves, saying, “What is this? A new teaching with authority! G1849 He commands even the unclean spirits, and they obey Him.”

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“But so that you may know that the Son of Man has authority G1849 on earth to forgive sins”—He *said to the paralytic,

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and to have authority G1849 to cast out the demons.

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And He *summoned the twelve and began to send them out in pairs, and gave them authority G1849 over the unclean spirits;

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and began saying to Him, “By what authority G1849 are You doing these things, or who gave You this authority G1849 to do these things?”

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And Jesus said to them, “I will ask you one question, and you answer Me, and then I will tell you by what authority G1849 I do these things.

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Answering Jesus, they *said, “We do not know.” And Jesus *said to them, “Nor [fn]will I tell you by what authority G1849 I do these things.”

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It is like a man away on a journey, who upon leaving his house and [fn]putting his slaves in charge, G1849 assigning to each one his task, also commanded the doorkeeper to stay on the alert.

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And the devil said to Him, “I will give You all this domain G1849 and [fn]its glory; for it has been handed over to me, and I give it to whomever I wish.

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and they were amazed at His teaching, for His [fn]message was with authority. G1849

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And amazement came upon them all, and they began talking with one another saying, “What is [fn]this message? For with authority G1849 and power He commands the unclean spirits and they come out.”

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“But, so that you may know that the Son of Man has authority G1849 on earth to forgive sins,”—He said to the paralytic—“I say to you, get up, and pick up your stretcher and go home.”

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“For I also am a man placed under authority, G1849 with soldiers under me; and I say to this one, ‘Go!’ and he goes, and to another, ‘Come!’ and he comes, and to my slave, ‘Do this!’ and he does it.”

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And He called the twelve together, and gave them power and authority G1849 over all the demons and to heal diseases.

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“Behold, I have given you authority G1849 to tread on serpents and scorpions, and over all the power of the enemy, and nothing will injure you.

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“But I will [fn]warn you whom to fear: fear the One who, after He has killed, has authority G1849 to cast into [fn]hell; yes, I tell you, fear Him!

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“When they bring you before the synagogues and the rulers and the authorities, G1849 do not worry about how or what you are to speak in your defense, or what you are to say;

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“And he said to him, ‘Well done, good slave, because you have been faithful in a very little thing, you are to be in authority G1849 over ten cities.’

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and they spoke, saying to Him, “Tell us by what authority G1849 You are doing these things, or who is the one who gave You this authority?” G1849

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And Jesus said to them, “Nor [fn]will I tell you by what authority G1849 I do these things.”

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So they watched Him, and sent spies who [fn]pretended to be righteous, in order that they might [fn]catch Him in some statement, so that they could deliver Him to the rule and the authority G1849 of the governor.

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“While I was with you daily in the temple, you did not lay hands on Me; but [fn]this hour and the power G1849 of darkness are yours.”

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And when he learned that He belonged to Herod’s jurisdiction, G1849 he sent Him to Herod, who himself also was in Jerusalem [fn]at that time.

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But as many as received Him, to them He gave the right G1849 to become children of God, even to those who believe in His name,

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and He gave Him authority G1849 to execute judgment, because He is [fn]the Son of Man.

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“No one has taken it away from Me, but I lay it down on My own initiative. I have authority G1849 to lay it down, and I have authority G1849 to take it up again. This commandment I received from My Father.”

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even as You gave Him authority G1849 over all flesh, that to [fn]all whom You have given Him, He may give eternal life.

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So Pilate *said to Him, “You do not speak to me? Do You not know that I have authority G1849 to release You, and I have authority G1849 to crucify You?”

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Jesus answered, “You would have no authority G1849 [fn]over Me, unless it had been given you from above; for this reason he who delivered Me to you has the greater sin.”

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He said to them, “It is not for you to know times or epochs which the Father has fixed by His own authority; G1849

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“While it remained unsold, did it not remain your own? And after it was sold, was it not [fn]under your control? G1849 Why is it that you have [fn]conceived this deed in your heart? You have not lied to men but to God.”

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saying, “Give this authority G1849 to me as well, so that everyone on whom I lay my hands may receive the Holy Spirit.”

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and here he has authority G1849 from the chief priests to bind all who call on Your name.”

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“And this is [fn]just what I did in Jerusalem; not only did I lock up many of the [fn]saints in prisons, having received authority G1849 from the chief priests, but also when they were being put to death I cast my vote against them.

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[fn]While so engaged as I was journeying to Damascus with the authority G1849 and commission of the chief priests,

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to open their eyes so that they may turn from darkness to light and from the dominion G1849 of Satan to God, that they may receive forgiveness of sins and an inheritance among those who have been sanctified by faith in Me.’

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Or does not the potter have a right G1849 over the clay, to make from the same lump one vessel [fn]for honorable use and another [fn]for common use?

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Every [fn]person is to be in subjection to the governing authorities. G1849 For there is no authority G1849 except [fn]from God, and those which exist are established by God.

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Therefore [fn]whoever resists authority G1849 has opposed the ordinance of God; and they who have opposed will receive condemnation upon themselves.

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For rulers are not a cause of fear for [fn]good behavior, but for evil. Do you want to have no fear of authority? G1849 Do what is good and you will have praise from the same;

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