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Lexicon :: Strong's G2923 - kritēs

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kritēs (Key)
Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TDNT Reference: 3:942,469

Strong’s Definitions

κριτής kritḗs, kree-tace'; from G2919; a judge (genitive case or specially):—judge.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 17x

The KJV translates Strong's G2923 in the following manner: judge (15x), Judge (2x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 17x
The KJV translates Strong's G2923 in the following manner: judge (15x), Judge (2x).
  1. one who passes or arrogates to himself, judgment on anything

    1. an arbiter

    2. of a Roman procurator administering justice

    3. of God passing judgment on men

    4. of the leaders or rulers of the Israelites

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
κριτής kritḗs, kree-tace'; from G2919; a judge (genitive case or specially):—judge.
STRONGS NT 2923: κριτής
κριτής, κριτοῦ, (κρίνω) (from Aeschylus and Herodotus down), the Sept. chiefly for שֹׁפֵט; a judge;
1. universally, one who passes, or arrogates to himself, judgment on anything: with the genitive of the object, James 4:11; with the genitive of quality (see διαλογισμός, 1), James 2:4; in a forensic sense, of the one who tries and decides a case (cf. δικαστής, at the end): Matthew 5:25; Luke 12:14 L T Tr WH, 58; (xviii. 2); with the genitive of quality (cf. Buttmann, § 132, 10; Winer's Grammar, § 34, 3b.), τῆς ἀδικίας, Luke 18:6; with the genitive of the object (a thing), an arbiter, Acts 18:15; of a Roman procurator administering justice, Acts 24:10; of God passing judgment on the character and deeds of men, and rewarding accordingly, Hebrews 12:23; James 4:12; also of Christ returning to sit in judgment, Acts 10:42; 2 Timothy 4:8; James 5:9; in a peculiar sense, of a person whose conduct is made the standard for judging another and convicting him of wrong: with the genitive of the object (a person), Matthew 12:27; Luke 11:19.
2. like the Hebrew שֹׁפֵט, of the leaders or rulers of the Israelites: Acts 13:20 (Judges 2:16, 18; Ruth 1:1; Sir. 10:1f, 24, etc.).
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

2:16; 2:18
5:25; 12:27
11:19; 12:14; 18:6
10:42; 13:20; 18:15; 24:10
2 Timothy
2:4; 4:11; 4:12; 5:9

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G2923 matches the Greek κριτής (kritēs),
which occurs 51 times in 49 verses in the LXX Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 1:15 - καὶ ἔλαβον ἐξ ὑμῶν ἄνδρας σοφοὺς καὶ ἐπιστήμονας καὶ συνετοὺς καὶ κατέστησα αὐτοὺς ἡγεῗσθαι ἐφ᾽ ὑμῶν χιλιάρχους καὶ ἑκατοντάρχους καὶ πεντηκοντάρχους καὶ δεκαδάρχους καὶ γραμματοεισαγωγεῗς τοῗς κριταῗς G2923 ὑμῶν
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 1:16 - καὶ ἐνετειλάμην τοῗς κριταῗς G2923 ὑμῶν ἐν τῷ καιρῷ ἐκείνῳ λέγων διακούετε ἀνὰ μέσον τῶν ἀδελφῶν ὑμῶν καὶ κρίνατε δικαίως ἀνὰ μέσον ἀνδρὸς καὶ ἀνὰ μέσον ἀδελφοῦ καὶ ἀνὰ μέσον προσηλύτου αὐτοῦ
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 16:18 - κριτὰς G2923 καὶ γραμματοεισαγωγεῗς καταστήσεις σεαυτῷ ἐν πάσαις ταῗς πόλεσίν σου αἷς κύριος θεός σου δίδωσίν σοι κατὰ φυλάς καὶ κρινοῦσιν τὸν λαὸν κρίσιν δικαίαν
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 17:9 - καὶ ἐλεύσῃ πρὸς τοὺς ἱερεῗς τοὺς Λευίτας καὶ πρὸς τὸν κριτήν G2923 ὃς ἂν γένηται ἐν ταῗς ἡμέραις ἐκείναις καὶ ἐκζητήσαντες ἀναγγελοῦσίν σοι τὴν κρίσιν
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 17:12 - καὶ ἄνθρωπος ὃς ἂν ποιήσῃ ἐν ὑπερηφανίᾳ τοῦ μὴ ὑπακοῦσαι τοῦ ἱερέως τοῦ παρεστηκότος λειτουργεῗν ἐπὶ τῷ ὀνόματι κυρίου τοῦ θεοῦ σου τοῦ κριτοῦ G2923 ὃς ἂν ἐν ταῗς ἡμέραις ἐκείναις καὶ ἀποθανεῗται ἄνθρωπος ἐκεῗνος καὶ ἐξαρεῗς τὸν πονηρὸν ἐξ Ισραηλ
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 19:17 - καὶ στήσονται οἱ δύο ἄνθρωποι οἷς ἐστιν αὐτοῗς ἀντιλογία ἔναντι κυρίου καὶ ἔναντι τῶν ἱερέων καὶ ἔναντι τῶν κριτῶν G2923 οἳ ἐὰν ὦσιν ἐν ταῗς ἡμέραις ἐκείναις
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 19:18 - καὶ ἐξετάσωσιν οἱ κριταὶ G2923 ἀκριβῶς καὶ ἰδοὺ μάρτυς ἄδικος ἐμαρτύρησεν ἄδικα ἀντέστη κατὰ τοῦ ἀδελφοῦ αὐτοῦ
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 21:2 - ἐξελεύσεται γερουσία σου καὶ οἱ κριταί G2923 σου καὶ ἐκμετρήσουσιν ἐπὶ τὰς πόλεις τὰς κύκλῳ τοῦ τραυματίου
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 25:2 - καὶ ἔσται ἐὰν ἄξιος πληγῶν ἀσεβῶν καὶ καθιεῗς αὐτὸν ἔναντι τῶν κριτῶν G2923 καὶ μαστιγώσουσιν αὐτὸν ἐναντίον αὐτῶν κατὰ τὴν ἀσέβειαν αὐτοῦ ἀριθμῷ
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 29:10 - (LXX 29:9)ὑμεῗς ἑστήκατε πάντες σήμερον ἐναντίον κυρίου τοῦ θεοῦ ὑμῶν οἱ ἀρχίφυλοι ὑμῶν καὶ γερουσία ὑμῶν καὶ οἱ κριταὶ G2923 ὑμῶν καὶ οἱ γραμματοεισαγωγεῗς ὑμῶν πᾶς ἀνὴρ Ισραηλ
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 31:28 - ἐκκλησιάσατε πρός με τοὺς φυλάρχους ὑμῶν καὶ τοὺς πρεσβυτέρους ὑμῶν καὶ τοὺς κριτὰς G2923 ὑμῶν καὶ τοὺς γραμματοεισαγωγεῗς ὑμῶν ἵνα λαλήσω εἰς τὰ ὦτα αὐτῶν πάντας τοὺς λόγους τούτους καὶ διαμαρτύρωμαι αὐτοῗς τόν τε οὐρανὸν καὶ τὴν γῆν
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 2:16 - καὶ ἤγειρεν αὐτοῗς κύριος κριτὰς G2923 καὶ ἔσωσεν αὐτοὺς ἐκ χειρὸς τῶν προνομευόντων αὐτούς
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 2:17 - καί γε τῶν κριτῶν G2923 αὐτῶν οὐκ ἐπήκουσαν ὅτι ἐξεπόρνευσαν ὀπίσω θεῶν ἑτέρων καὶ προσεκύνησαν αὐτοῗς καὶ παρώργισαν τὸν κύριον καὶ ἐξέκλιναν ταχὺ ἐκ τῆς ὁδοῦ ἧς ἐπορεύθησαν οἱ πατέρες αὐτῶν τοῦ εἰσακούειν ἐντολὰς κυρίου οὐκ ἐποίησαν οὕτως
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 2:18 - καὶ ὅτι ἤγειρεν αὐτοῗς κύριος κριτάς G2923 καὶ ἦν κύριος μετὰ τοῦ κριτοῦ G2923 καὶ ἔσωσεν αὐτοὺς ἐκ χειρὸς τῶν ἐχθρῶν αὐτῶν πάσας τὰς ἡμέρας τοῦ κριτοῦ G2923 ὅτι παρεκλήθη κύριος ἀπὸ τοῦ στεναγμοῦ αὐτῶν ἀπὸ προσώπου τῶν πολιορκούντων αὐτοὺς καὶ κακούντων αὐτούς
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 2:19 - καὶ ἐγένετο ὡς ἀπέθνῃσκεν κριτής G2923 καὶ ἀπέστρεψαν καὶ πάλιν διέφθειραν ὑπὲρ τοὺς πατέρας αὐτῶν πορευθῆναι ὀπίσω θεῶν ἑτέρων λατρεύειν αὐτοῗς καὶ προσκυνεῗν αὐτοῗς οὐκ ἀπέρριψαν τὰ ἐπιτηδεύματα αὐτῶν καὶ οὐκ ἀπέστησαν ἀπὸ τῆς ὁδοῦ αὐτῶν τῆς σκληρᾶς
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 1:1 - καὶ ἐγένετο ἐν τῷ κρίνειν τοὺς κριτὰς G2923 καὶ ἐγένετο λιμὸς ἐν τῇ γῇ καὶ ἐπορεύθη ἀνὴρ ἀπὸ Βαιθλεεμ τῆς Ιουδα τοῦ παροικῆσαι ἐν ἀγρῷ Μωαβ αὐτὸς καὶ γυνὴ αὐτοῦ καὶ οἱ υἱοὶ αὐτοῦ
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 24:15 - (LXX 24:16)γένοιτο κύριος εἰς κριτὴν G2923 καὶ δικαστὴν ἀνὰ μέσον ἐμοῦ καὶ ἀνὰ μέσον σοῦ ἴδοι κύριος καὶ κρίναι τὴν κρίσιν μου καὶ δικάσαι μοι ἐκ χειρός σου
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 7:11 - ἀπὸ τῶν ἡμερῶν ὧν ἔταξα κριτὰς G2923 ἐπὶ τὸν λαόν μου Ισραηλ καὶ ἀναπαύσω σε ἀπὸ πάντων τῶν ἐχθρῶν σου καὶ ἀπαγγελεῗ σοι κύριος ὅτι οἶκον οἰκοδομήσεις αὐτῷ
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 15:4 - καὶ εἶπεν Αβεσσαλωμ τίς με καταστήσει κριτὴν G2923 ἐν τῇ γῇ καὶ ἐπ᾽ ἐμὲ ἐλεύσεται πᾶς ἀνήρ ἐὰν ἀντιλογία καὶ κρίσις καὶ δικαιώσω αὐτόν
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 23:22 - ὅτι οὐκ ἐγενήθη τὸ πασχα τοῦτο ἀφ᾽ ἡμερῶν τῶν κριτῶν G2923 οἳ ἔκρινον τὸν Ισραηλ καὶ πάσας τὰς ἡμέρας βασιλέων Ισραηλ καὶ βασιλέων Ιουδα
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 17:10 - καὶ ἀφ᾽ ἡμερῶν ὧν ἔταξα κριτὰς G2923 ἐπὶ τὸν λαόν μου Ισραηλ καὶ ἐταπείνωσα ἅπαντας τοὺς ἐχθρούς σου καὶ αὐξήσω σε καὶ οἶκον οἰκοδομήσει σοι κύριος
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 23:4 - ἀπὸ τούτων ἐργοδιῶκται ἐπὶ τὰ ἔργα οἴκου κυρίου εἴκοσι τέσσαρες χιλιάδες καὶ γραμματεῗς καὶ κριταὶ G2923 ἑξακισχίλιοι
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 28:1 - καὶ ἐξεκκλησίασεν Δαυιδ πάντας τοὺς ἄρχοντας Ισραηλ ἄρχοντας τῶν κριτῶν G2923 καὶ τοὺς ἄρχοντας τῶν ἐφημεριῶν τῶν περὶ τὸ σῶμα τοῦ βασιλέως καὶ ἄρχοντας τῶν χιλιάδων καὶ τῶν ἑκατοντάδων καὶ τοὺς γαζοφύλακας καὶ τοὺς ἐπὶ τῶν ὑπαρχόντων αὐτοῦ καὶ τοὺς δυνάστας καὶ τοὺς μαχητὰς τῆς στρατιᾶς ἐν Ιερουσαλημ
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 1:2 - καὶ εἶπεν Σαλωμων πρὸς πάντα Ισραηλ τοῗς χιλιάρχοις καὶ τοῗς ἑκατοντάρχοις καὶ τοῗς κριταῗς G2923 καὶ πᾶσιν τοῗς ἄρχουσιν ἐναντίον Ισραηλ τοῗς ἄρχουσι τῶν πατριῶν
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 19:5 - καὶ κατέστησεν κριτὰς G2923 ἐν πάσαις ταῗς πόλεσιν Ιουδα ταῗς ὀχυραῗς ἐν πόλει καὶ πόλει
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 19:6 - καὶ εἶπεν τοῗς κριταῗς G2923 ἴδετε τί ὑμεῗς ποιεῗτε ὅτι οὐκ ἀνθρώπῳ ὑμεῗς κρίνετε ἀλλ᾽ τῷ κυρίῳ καὶ μεθ᾽ ὑμῶν λόγοι τῆς κρίσεως
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 26:11 - καὶ ἐγένετο τῷ Οζια δυνάμεις ποιοῦσαι πόλεμον καὶ ἐκπορευόμεναι εἰς παράταξιν εἰς ἀριθμόν καὶ ἀριθμὸς αὐτῶν διὰ χειρὸς Ιιηλ τοῦ γραμματέως καὶ Μαασαιου τοῦ κριτοῦ G2923 διὰ χειρὸς Ανανιου τοῦ διαδόχου τοῦ βασιλέως
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 34:13 - καὶ ἐπὶ τῶν νωτοφόρων καὶ ἐπὶ πάντων τῶν ποιούντων τὰ ἔργα ἐργασίᾳ καὶ ἐργασίᾳ καὶ ἀπὸ τῶν Λευιτῶν γραμματεῗς καὶ κριταὶ G2923 καὶ πυλωροί
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 7:25 - καὶ σύ Εσδρα ὡς σοφία τοῦ θεοῦ ἐν χειρί σου κατάστησον γραμματεῗς καὶ κριτάς G2923 ἵνα ὦσιν κρίνοντες παντὶ τῷ λαῷ τῷ ἐν πέρα τοῦ ποταμοῦ πᾶσιν τοῗς εἰδόσιν νόμον τοῦ θεοῦ σου καὶ τῷ μὴ εἰδότι γνωριεῗτε
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 10:14 - στήτωσαν δὴ οἱ ἄρχοντες ἡμῶν τῇ πάσῃ ἐκκλησίᾳ καὶ πάντες οἱ ἐν πόλεσιν ἡμῶν ὃς ἐκάθισεν γυναῗκας ἀλλοτρίας ἐλθέτωσαν εἰς καιροὺς ἀπὸ συνταγῶν καὶ μετ᾽ αὐτῶν πρεσβύτεροι πόλεως καὶ πόλεως καὶ κριταὶ G2923 τοῦ ἀποστρέψαι ὀργὴν θυμοῦ θεοῦ ἡμῶν ἐξ ἡμῶν περὶ τοῦ ῥήματος τούτου
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 9:24 - παραδέδονται γὰρ εἰς χεῗρας ἀσεβοῦς πρόσωπα κριτῶν G2923 αὐτῆς συγκαλύπτει εἰ δὲ μὴ αὐτός τίς ἐστιν
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 12:17 - διάγων βουλευτὰς αἰχμαλώτους κριτὰς G2923 δὲ γῆς ἐξέστησεν
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 13:8 - ὑποστελεῗσθε ὑμεῗς δὲ αὐτοὶ κριταὶ G2923 γένεσθε
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 7:11 - (LXX 7:12) θεὸς κριτὴς G2923 δίκαιος καὶ ἰσχυρὸς καὶ μακρόθυμος μὴ ὀργὴν ἐπάγων καθ᾽ ἑκάστην ἡμέραν
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 50:6 - (LXX 49:6)καὶ ἀναγγελοῦσιν οἱ οὐρανοὶ τὴν δικαιοσύνην αὐτοῦ ὅτι θεὸς κριτής G2923 ἐστιν διάψαλμα
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 68:5 - (LXX 67:6)τοῦ πατρὸς τῶν ὀρφανῶν καὶ κριτοῦ G2923 τῶν χηρῶν θεὸς ἐν τόπῳ ἁγίῳ αὐτοῦ
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 75:7 - (LXX 74:8)ὅτι θεὸς κριτής G2923 ἐστιν τοῦτον ταπεινοῗ καὶ τοῦτον ὑψοῗ
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 141:6 - (LXX 140:6)κατεπόθησαν ἐχόμενα πέτρας οἱ κριταὶ G2923 αὐτῶν ἀκούσονται τὰ ῥήματά μου ὅτι ἡδύνθησαν
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 148:11 - βασιλεῗς τῆς γῆς καὶ πάντες λαοί ἄρχοντες καὶ πάντες κριταὶ G2923 γῆς
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 1:26 - καὶ ἐπιστήσω τοὺς κριτάς G2923 σου ὡς τὸ πρότερον καὶ τοὺς συμβούλους σου ὡς τὸ ἀπ᾽ ἀρχῆς καὶ μετὰ ταῦτα κληθήσῃ πόλις δικαιοσύνης μητρόπολις πιστὴ Σιων
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 30:18 - καὶ πάλιν μενεῗ θεὸς τοῦ οἰκτιρῆσαι ὑμᾶς καὶ διὰ τοῦτο ὑψωθήσεται τοῦ ἐλεῆσαι ὑμᾶς διότι κριτὴς G2923 κύριος θεὸς ἡμῶν ἐστιν καὶ ποῦ καταλείψετε τὴν δόξαν ὑμῶν μακάριοι οἱ ἐμμένοντες ἐν αὐτῷ
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 33:22 - γὰρ θεός μου μέγας ἐστίν οὐ παρελεύσεταί με κύριος κριτὴς G2923 ἡμῶν κύριος ἄρχων ἡμῶν κύριος βασιλεὺς ἡμῶν κύριος οὗτος ἡμᾶς σώσει
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 63:7 - τὸν ἔλεον κυρίου ἐμνήσθην τὰς ἀρετὰς κυρίου ἐν πᾶσιν οἷς κύριος ἡμῗν ἀνταποδίδωσιν κύριος κριτὴς G2923 ἀγαθὸς τῷ οἴκῳ Ισραηλ ἐπάγει ἡμῗν κατὰ τὸ ἔλεος αὐτοῦ καὶ κατὰ τὸ πλῆθος τῆς δικαιοσύνης αὐτοῦ
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 9:12 - καὶ ἔστησεν τοὺς λόγους αὐτοῦ οὓς ἐλάλησεν ἐφ᾽ ἡμᾶς καὶ ἐπὶ τοὺς κριτὰς G2923 ἡμῶν οἳ ἔκρινον ἡμᾶς ἐπαγαγεῗν ἐφ᾽ ἡμᾶς κακὰ μεγάλα οἷα οὐ γέγονεν ὑποκάτω παντὸς τοῦ οὐρανοῦ κατὰ τὰ γενόμενα ἐν Ιερουσαλημ
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 7:7 - πάντες ἐθερμάνθησαν ὡς κλίβανος καὶ κατέφαγον τοὺς κριτὰς G2923 αὐτῶν πάντες οἱ βασιλεῗς αὐτῶν ἔπεσαν οὐκ ἦν ἐπικαλούμενος ἐν αὐτοῗς πρός με
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 2:3 - (LXX 2:3)καὶ ἐξολεθρεύσω κριτὴν G2923 ἐξ αὐτῆς καὶ πάντας τοὺς ἄρχοντας αὐτῆς ἀποκτενῶ μετ᾽ αὐτοῦ λέγει κύριος
Unchecked Copy BoxMic 7:3 - (LXX 7:3)ἐπὶ τὸ κακὸν τὰς χεῗρας αὐτῶν ἑτοιμάζουσιν ἄρχων αἰτεῗ καὶ κριτὴς G2923 εἰρηνικοὺς λόγους ἐλάλησεν καταθύμιον ψυχῆς αὐτοῦ ἐστιν καὶ ἐξελοῦμαι
Unchecked Copy BoxHab 1:3 - (LXX 1:3)ἵνα τί μοι ἔδειξας κόπους καὶ πόνους ἐπιβλέπειν ταλαιπωρίαν καὶ ἀσέβειαν ἐξ ἐναντίας μου γέγονεν κρίσις καὶ κριτὴς G2923 λαμβάνει
Unchecked Copy BoxZep 3:3 - (LXX 3:3)οἱ ἄρχοντες αὐτῆς ἐν αὐτῇ ὡς λέοντες ὠρυόμενοι οἱ κριταὶ G2923 αὐτῆς ὡς λύκοι τῆς Ἀραβίας οὐχ ὑπελίποντο εἰς τὸ πρωί

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