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Lexicon :: Strong's G3781 - opheiletēs

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ὀφειλέτης
Transliteration
opheiletēs
Pronunciation
o-fā-le'-tās (Key)
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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 5:565,746

Strong’s Definitions

ὀφειλέτης opheilétēs, of-i-let'-ace; from G3784; an ower, i.e. person indebted; figuratively, a delinquent; morally, a transgressor (against God):—debtor, which owed, sinner.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 7x

The KJV translates Strong's G3781 in the following manner: debtor (5x), sinner (1x), which owed (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 7x
The KJV translates Strong's G3781 in the following manner: debtor (5x), sinner (1x), which owed (1x).
  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

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
ὀφειλέτης opheilétēs, of-i-let'-ace; from G3784; an ower, i.e. person indebted; figuratively, a delinquent; morally, a transgressor (against God):—debtor, which owed, sinner.
STRONGS NT 3781: ὀφειλέτης
ὀφειλέτης, ὀφειλετου, (ὀφείλω), one who owes another, a debtor: properly, of one who owes another money (Plato, legg. 5, 736 d.; Plutarch; others); with a genitive of the sum due, Matthew 18:24. Metaphorically,
a. one held by some obligation, bound to some duty: ὀφειλέτης εἰμί, equivalent to ὀφείλω, followed by an infinitive, Galatians 5:3 (Sophocles Aj. 590); ὀφειλέτης εἰμί τίνος, to be one's debtor i. e. under obligations of gratitude to him for favors received, Romans 15:27; τίνι (dative commodi), to be under obligation to do something for someone, Romans 1:14; Romans 8:12.
b. one who has not yet made amends to one whom he has injured: Matthew 6:12; in imitation of the Chaldean חַיָב, one who owes God penalty or of whom God can demand punishment as something due, i. e. a sinner, Luke 13:4.
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Matthew
6:12; 18:24
Luke
13:4
Romans
1:14; 8:12; 15:27
Galatians
5:3

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G3781 matches the Greek ὀφειλέτης (opheiletēs),
which occurs 7 times in 7 verses in the Greek concordance of the KJV

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 6:12 - And forgive us our debts, as we forgive our debtors. G3781
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 18:24 - And when he had begun to reckon, one was brought unto him, which owed G3781 him ten thousand talents.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 13:4 - Or those eighteen, upon whom the tower in Siloam fell, and slew them, think ye that they were sinners G3781 above all men that dwelt in Jerusalem?
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 1:14 - I am debtor G3781 both to the Greeks, and to the Barbarians; both to the wise, and to the unwise.
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 8:12 - Therefore, brethren, we are debtors, G3781 not to the flesh, to live after the flesh.
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 15:27 - It hath pleased them verily; and their debtors G3781 they are. For if the Gentiles have been made partakers of their spiritual things, their duty is also to minister unto them in carnal things.
Unchecked Copy BoxGal 5:3 - For I testify again to every man that is circumcised, that he is a debtor G3781 to do the whole law.
 
 
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