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ἄκακος

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
ἄκακος, ον
Greek transliteration: 
akakos
Simplified transliteration: 
akakos
Numbers
Strong's number: 
172
GK Number: 
179
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
2
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
a-3a
Gloss: 
blameless, innocent, unsuspecting
Definition: 
free from evil, innocent, blameless; simple, Rom. 16:18; Heb. 7:26*

Greek-English Concordance for

Romans 16:18 For such people do not serve our Lord Christ but their own appetites. By their smooth talk and flattery they deceive the hearts of the guileless (akakōn | ἀκάκων | gen pl masc).
Hebrews 7:26 For such a high priest was appropriate for us, one who is holy, innocent (akakos | ἄκακος | nom sg masc), undefiled; having been separated from sinners, he became exalted above the heavens.