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Bible Lexicons

Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #112 - ἄθεος

Transliteration
átheos
Phonetics
ath'-eh-os
Origin
from (G1) (as a negative particle) and (G2316)
Parts of Speech
Adjective
TDNT
3:120,322
Definition
Thayer's
  1. without God, knowing and worshipping no God
  2. denying the gods, esp. the recognised gods of the state
  3. godless, ungodly
  4. abandoned by the gods
Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
  3. Parsing
KJV (1)
Ephesians
1
NAS (2)
Ephesians
2
HCS (1)
Ephesians
1
BSB (1)
Ephesians
1
ESV (1)
Ephesians
1
WEB (1)
Ephesians
1
Verse Results
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

ἄθεος (B), ον,

1. without vision, τινός Plot. 5.3.17 (s.v.l.; ἀθέ[ατ] ος Volkmann).

2. unseen, Sch. Opp. H. 1.10.

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

* -θεος , -ον ,

1. in cl.

(a) slighting or denying the gods (Plat.; cf. MM, VGT, s.v.);

(b) godless, ungodly (find.);

(c) abandoned by the gods (Soph.)

2. In the NT (cf. Lft. on Ign. ad Trall., § 3), of the heathen, without God, not knowing God (Cremer, 281): Ephesians 2:12.†


Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament.
Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
Vocabulary of the Greek NT

OGIS 569.22 (iv/A.D.) τῆς τῶν ἀθέων ἀπεχθοῦς ἐπιτηδεύσεως. For the popular cry αἶρε τοὺς ἀθέους, ";Away with the atheists,"; directed against the early Christians, see the account of the martyrdom of Polycarp in Eus. H.E. iv. 15, 19 : cf. ib. ix. 10, 12, παρ᾽ ᾧ γε (Maximinus) μικρῷ πρόσθεν δυσσεβεῖς ἐδοκοῦμεν καὶ ἄθεοι καὶ παντὸς ὄλεθροι τοῦ βίου. See also the Logion P Oxy I. 1 recto.3 ἐὰν ὦσιν [`b᾽ οὐκ ] ε [ἰσὶ ]ν ̣ α ̣̀θ ̣εοι.

 

The Vocabulary of the Greek New Testament.
Copyright © 1914, 1929, 1930 by James Hope Moulton and George Milligan. Hodder and Stoughton, London.
Derivative Copyright © 2015 by Allan Loder.
List of Word Forms
αθεοι άθεοι ἄθεοι αθεσία αθεσίαν atheoi átheoi
Old / New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2023. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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