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Lexicon :: Strong's G169 - akathartos

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ἀκάθαρτος
Transliteration
akathartos (Key)
Pronunciation
ak-ath'-ar-tos
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Part of Speech
adjective
Root Word (Etymology)
From ἄλφα (G1) (as a negative particle) and a presumed derivative of καθαίρω (G2508) (meaning cleansed)
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 3:427,381

Strong’s Definitions

ἀκάθαρτος akáthartos, ak-ath'-ar-tos; from G1 (as a negative particle) and a presumed derivative of G2508 (meaning cleansed); impure (ceremonially, morally (lewd) or specially, (demonic)):—foul, unclean.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 30x

The KJV translates Strong's G169 in the following manner: unclean (28x), foul (2x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 30x
The KJV translates Strong's G169 in the following manner: unclean (28x), foul (2x).
  1. not cleansed, unclean

    1. in a ceremonial sense: that which must be abstained from according to the levitical law

    2. in a moral sense: unclean in thought and life

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
ἀκάθαρτος akáthartos, ak-ath'-ar-tos; from G1 (as a negative particle) and a presumed derivative of G2508 (meaning cleansed); impure (ceremonially, morally (lewd) or specially, (demonic)):—foul, unclean.
STRONGS NT 169: ἀκάθαρτος
ἀκάθαρτος, -όν, (καθαίρω) [from Sophocles down], in the Sept. equivalent to טָמֶא, not cleansed, unclean;
a. in a ceremonial sense, that which must be abstained from according to the levitical law, lest impurity be contracted: Acts 10:14; Acts 11:8 (of food); Acts 10:28; 1 Corinthians 7:14 (of men); 2 Corinthians 6:17 (from Isaiah 52:11, of things pertaining to idolatry); Revelation 18:2 (of birds),
b. in a moral sense, unclean in thought and life (frequent in Plato): Ephesians 5:5; τὰ ἀκάθαρτα τῆς πορνείας, Revelation 17:4 (according to the true reading); πνεύματα, demons, bad angels [in twenty-three passages of the Gospels, Acts, and Revelation]: Matthew 10:1; Matthew 12:43; Mark 1:23, 26; Mark 3:11, etc.; Luke 4:33, 36; Luke 6:18, etc.; Acts 5:16; Acts 8:7; Revelation 16:13; Revelation 18:2 (πνεύματα πονηρά in Matthew 12:45; Luke 7:21; Luke 8:2; Luke 11:26; Acts 19:12f, 15f).
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Isaiah
52:11
Matthew
10:1; 12:43; 12:45
Mark
1:23; 1:26; 3:11
Luke
4:33; 4:36; 6:18; 7:21; 8:2; 11:26
Acts
5:16; 8:7; 10:14; 10:28; 11:8; 19:12; 19:15
1 Corinthians
7:14
2 Corinthians
6:17
Ephesians
5:5
Revelation
16:13; 17:4; 18:2; 18:2

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G169 matches the Greek ἀκάθαρτος (akathartos),
which occurs 30 times in 29 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 10:1 - And when he had called unto him his twelve disciples, he gave them power against unclean G169 spirits, to cast them out, and to heal all manner of sickness and all manner of disease.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 12:43 - When the unclean G169 spirit is gone out of a man, he walketh through dry places, seeking rest, and findeth none.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 1:23 - And there was in their synagogue a man with an unclean G169 spirit; and he cried out,
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 1:26 - And when the unclean G169 spirit had torn him, and cried with a loud voice, he came out of him.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 1:27 - And they were all amazed, insomuch that they questioned among themselves, saying, What thing is this? what new doctrine is this? for with authority commandeth he even the unclean G169 spirits, and they do obey him.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 3:11 - And unclean G169 spirits, when they saw him, fell down before him, and cried, saying, Thou art the Son of God.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 3:30 - Because they said, He hath an unclean G169 spirit.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 5:2 - And when he was come out of the ship, immediately there met him out of the tombs a man with an unclean G169 spirit,
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 5:8 - For he said unto him, Come out of the man, thou unclean G169 spirit.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 5:13 - And forthwith Jesus gave them leave. And the unclean G169 spirits went out, and entered into the swine: and the herd ran violently down a steep place into the sea, (they were about two thousand;) and were choked in the sea.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:7 - And he called unto him the twelve, and began to send them forth by two and two; and gave them power over unclean G169 spirits;
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 7:25 - For a certain woman, whose young daughter had an unclean G169 spirit, heard of him, and came and fell at his feet:
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 9:25 - When Jesus saw that the people came running together, he rebuked the foul G169 spirit, saying unto him, Thou dumb and deaf spirit, I charge thee, come out of him, and enter no more into him.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 4:33 - And in the synagogue there was a man, which had a spirit of an unclean G169 devil, and cried out with a loud voice,
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 4:36 - And they were all amazed, and spake among themselves, saying, What a word is this! for with authority and power he commandeth the unclean G169 spirits, and they come out.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 6:18 - And they that were vexed with unclean G169 spirits: and they were healed.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 8:29 - (For he had commanded the unclean G169 spirit to come out of the man. For oftentimes it had caught him: and he was kept bound with chains and in fetters; and he brake the bands, and was driven of the devil into the wilderness.)
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 9:42 - And as he was yet a coming, the devil threw him down, and tare him. And Jesus rebuked the unclean G169 spirit, and healed the child, and delivered him again to his father.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 11:24 - When the unclean G169 spirit is gone out of a man, he walketh through dry places, seeking rest; and finding none, he saith, I will return unto my house whence I came out.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 5:16 - There came also a multitude out of the cities round about unto Jerusalem, bringing sick folks, and them which were vexed with unclean G169 spirits: and they were healed every one.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 8:7 - For unclean G169 spirits, crying with loud voice, came out of many that were possessed with them: and many taken with palsies, and that were lame, were healed.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 10:14 - But Peter said, Not so, Lord; for I have never eaten any thing that is common or unclean. G169
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 10:28 - And he said unto them, Ye know how that it is an unlawful thing for a man that is a Jew to keep company, or come unto one of another nation; but God hath shewed me that I should not call any man common or unclean. G169
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 11:8 - But I said, Not so, Lord: for nothing common or unclean G169 hath at any time entered into my mouth.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 7:14 - For the unbelieving husband is sanctified by the wife, and the unbelieving wife is sanctified by the husband: else were your children unclean; G169 but now are they holy.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 6:17 - Wherefore come out from among them, and be ye separate, saith the Lord, and touch not the unclean G169 thing; and I will receive you,
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 5:5 - For this ye know, that no whoremonger, nor unclean person, G169 nor covetous man, who is an idolater, hath any inheritance in the kingdom of Christ and of God.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 16:13 - And I saw three unclean G169 spirits like frogs come out of the mouth of the dragon, and out of the mouth of the beast, and out of the mouth of the false prophet.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 18:2 - And he cried mightily with a strong voice, saying, Babylon the great is fallen, is fallen, and is become the habitation of devils, and the hold of every foul G169 spirit, and a cage of every unclean G169 and hateful bird.

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