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Lexicon :: Strong's G156 - aitia

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αἰτία
Transliteration
aitia
Pronunciation
ī-tē'-ä (Key)
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Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
From the same as αἰτέω (G154)
Dictionary Aids
Strong’s Definitions

αἰτία aitía, ahee-tee'-a; from the same as G154; a cause (as if asked for), i.e. (logical) reason (motive, matter), (legal) crime (alleged or proved):—accusation, case, cause, crime, fault, (wh-)ere(-fore).


KJV Translation Count — Total: 20x

The KJV translates Strong's G156 in the following manner: cause (9x), wherefore (with G1223 & 3739) (3x), accusation (3x), fault (3x), case (1x), crime (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 20x
The KJV translates Strong's G156 in the following manner: cause (9x), wherefore (with G1223 & 3739) (3x), accusation (3x), fault (3x), case (1x), crime (1x).
  1. cause, reason

  2. cause for which one is worthy of punishment, crime

  3. charge of crime, accusation

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
αἰτία aitía, ahee-tee'-a; from the same as G154; a cause (as if asked for), i.e. (logical) reason (motive, matter), (legal) crime (alleged or proved):—accusation, case, cause, crime, fault, (wh-)ere(-fore).
STRONGS NT 156: αἰτία
αἰτία, (ας, ;
1. cause, reason: Acts 10:21; Acts 22:24; Acts 28:20; κατά πᾶσαν αἰτίαν for every cause, Matthew 19:3; δἰ ἥν αἰτίαν for which cause, wherefore, Luke 8:47; 2 Timothy 1:6, 12; Titus 1:13; Hebrews 2:11; cf. Grimm on 2 Macc. 4:28.
2. cause for which one is worthy of punishment; crime of which one is accused: Matthew 27:37; Mark 15:26; John 18:38; John 19:4 (6; Acts 23:28); αἰτία θανάτου (A. V. cause of death) crime deserving the punishment of death, Acts 13:28; Acts 28:18.
3. charge of crime, accusation: Acts 25:18, 27. (All these meanings are in secular writings also; (but Liddell and Scott now make meaning 3 the primary one).) In Matthew 19:10 the words εἰ οὕτως ἐστιν αἰτία τοῦ ἀνθρώπου μετά τήν γυναικός find a simple explanation in a Latinism (causa equivalent tores:si ita res se habet, etc.) if the case of the man with his wife is so.
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Matthew
19:3; 19:10; 27:37
Mark
15:26
Luke
8:47
John
18:38; 19:4
Acts
10:21; 13:28; 22:24; 23:28; 25:18; 25:27; 28:18; 28:20
2 Timothy
1:6; 1:12
Titus
1:13
Hebrews
2:11

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G156 matches the Greek αἰτία (aitia),
which occurs 20 times in 20 verses in the Greek concordance of the KJV

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 19:3 - The Pharisees also came unto him, tempting him, and saying unto him, Is it lawful for a man to put away his wife for every cause? G156
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 19:10 - His disciples say unto him, If the case G156 of the man be so with his wife, it is not good to marry.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 27:37 - And set up over his head his accusation G156 written, THIS IS JESUS THE KING OF THE JEWS.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 15:26 - And the superscription of his accusation G156 was written over, THE KING OF THE JEWS.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 8:47 - And when the woman saw that she was not hid, she came trembling, and falling down before him, she declared unto him before all the people for what cause G156 she had touched him, and how she was healed immediately.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 18:38 - Pilate saith unto him, What is truth? And when he had said this, he went out again unto the Jews, and saith unto them, I find in him no fault G156 at all.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 19:4 - Pilate therefore went forth again, and saith unto them, Behold, I bring him forth to you, that ye may know that I find no fault G156 in him.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 19:6 - When the chief priests therefore and officers saw him, they cried out, saying, Crucify him, crucify him. Pilate saith unto them, Take ye him, and crucify him: for I find no fault G156 in him.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 10:21 - Then Peter went down to the men which were sent unto him from Cornelius; and said, Behold, I am he whom ye seek: what is the cause G156 wherefore ye are come?
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 13:28 - And though they found no cause G156 of death in him, yet desired they Pilate that he should be slain.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 22:24 - The chief captain commanded him to be brought into the castle, and bade that he should be examined by scourging; that he might know wherefore G156 they cried so against him.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 23:28 - And when I would have known the cause G156 wherefore they accused him, I brought him forth into their council:
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 25:18 - Against whom when the accusers stood up, they brought none accusation G156 of such things as I supposed:
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 25:27 - For it seemeth to me unreasonable to send a prisoner, and not withal to signify the crimes G156 laid against him.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 28:18 - Who, when they had examined me, would have let me go, because there was no cause G156 of death in me.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 28:20 - For this cause G156 therefore have I called for you, to see you, and to speak with you: because that for the hope of Israel I am bound with this chain.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ti 1:6 - Wherefore G156 I put thee in remembrance that thou stir up the gift of God, which is in thee by the putting on of my hands.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ti 1:12 - For the which cause G156 I also suffer these things: nevertheless I am not ashamed: for I know whom I have believed, and am persuaded that he is able to keep that which I have committed unto him against that day.
Unchecked Copy BoxTit 1:13 - This witness is true. Wherefore G156 rebuke them sharply, that they may be sound in the faith;
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 2:11 - For both he that sanctifieth and they who are sanctified are all of one: for which cause G156 he is not ashamed to call them brethren,
 
 
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