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Lexicon :: Strong's G167 - akatharsia

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akatharsia (Key)
Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 3:427,381

Strong’s Definitions

ἀκαθαρσία akatharsía, ak-ath-ar-see'-ah; from G169; impurity (the quality), physically or morally:—uncleanness.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 10x

The KJV translates Strong's G167 in the following manner: uncleanness (10x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 10x
The KJV translates Strong's G167 in the following manner: uncleanness (10x).
  1. uncleanness

    1. physical

    2. in a moral sense: the impurity of lustful, luxurious, profligate living

      1. of impure motives

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
ἀκαθαρσία akatharsía, ak-ath-ar-see'-ah; from G169; impurity (the quality), physically or morally:—uncleanness.
ἀκαθαρσία, -ας, , (ἀκάθαρτος) [from Hippocrates down], uncleanness;
a. physical: Matthew 23:27.
b. in a moral sense, the impurity of lustful, luxurious, profligate living: Romans 1:24; Romans 6:19; 2 Corinthians 12:21; Galatians 5:19; Ephesians 4:19; Ephesians 5:3; Colossians 3:5; 1 Thessalonians 4:7; used of impure motives in 1 Thessalonians 2:3. (Demosthenes, p. 553, 12.) Cf. Tittmann i., p. 150f.
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

1:24; 6:19
2 Corinthians
4:19; 5:3
1 Thessalonians
2:3; 4:7

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G167 matches the Greek ἀκαθαρσία (akatharsia),
which occurs 10 times in 10 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 23:27 - “Woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! For you are like whitewashed tombs which on the outside appear beautiful, but inside they are full of dead men’s bones and all uncleanness G167.
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 1:24 - Therefore God gave them up to vile G167 impurity G167 in the lusts of their hearts, so that their bodies would be dishonored among them.
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 6:19 - I am speaking [fn]in human terms because of the weakness of your flesh. For just as you presented [fn]the parts of your body as slaves to impurity G167 and to lawlessness, [fn]resulting in further lawlessness, so now present [fn]your body’s parts as slaves to righteousness, [fn]resulting in sanctification.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 12:21 - I am afraid that when I come again my God may humiliate me before you, and I may mourn over many of those who have sinned in the past and not repented of the impurity G167, sexual immorality, and indecent behavior which they have practiced.
Unchecked Copy BoxGal 5:19 - Now the deeds of the flesh are evident, which are: sexual immorality, impurity G167, indecent behavior,
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 4:19 - and they, having become callous, have given themselves up to indecent behavior [fn]for the practice of every kind of impurity G167 with greediness.
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 5:3 - But sexual immorality [fn]or any impurity G167 or greed must not even be mentioned among you, as is proper among [fn]saints;
Unchecked Copy BoxCol 3:5 - Therefore, [fn]treat the parts of your earthly body as dead to sexual immorality, impurity G167, passion, evil desire, and greed, which [fn]amounts to idolatry.
Unchecked Copy Box1Th 2:3 - For our exhortation does not come from error or impurity G167 or [fn]by way of deceit;
Unchecked Copy Box1Th 4:7 - For God has not called us for [fn]impurity G167, but in sanctification.
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