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ἀσεβής

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
ἀσεβής, ες
Greek transliteration: 
asebēs
Simplified transliteration: 
asebes
Numbers
Strong's number: 
765
GK Number: 
815
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
9
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
a-4a
Gloss: 
ungodly, wicked, impious
Definition: 
impious, ungodly; wicked, sinful, Rom. 4:5; 5:6

Greek-English Concordance for

Romans 4:5 But to the one who does not work, but entrusts himself to the one who justifies the ungodly (asebē | ἀσεβῆ | acc sg masc), his faith is credited as righteousness.
Romans 5:6 For while we were still helpless, at the right time Christ died for the ungodly (asebōn | ἀσεβῶν | gen pl masc).
1 Timothy 1:9 knowing this, that for righteous person law is not valid for a righteous person but for the lawless but and rebellious, irreligious (asebesi | ἀσεβέσι | dat pl masc) and sinners, unholy and profane, those who beat their fathers and mothers, murderers,
1 Peter 4:18 And “If the righteous person is barely saved, what will become of the ungodly (asebēs | ἀσεβής | nom sg masc) and the sinner?”
2 Peter 2:5 and if he did not spare the ancient world (but preserved Noah, the eighth, a herald of righteousness) when he brought the deluge on an ungodly (asebōn | ἀσεβῶν | gen pl masc) world;
2 Peter 2:6 if by reducing the cities of Sodom and Gomorrah to ashes he condemned them to extinction, making them an example of what is going to happen to the ungodly (asebesin | ἀσεβέσιν | dat pl masc),
2 Peter 3:7 But by the same word the present heavens and earth have been reserved for fire, kept for the day of judgment and destruction of ungodly (asebōn | ἀσεβῶν | gen pl masc) men.
Jude 1:4 For certain men have stolen in unawares — men who long ago were designated for this condemnation — ungodly men (asebeis | ἀσεβεῖς | nom pl masc) who turn the grace of our God into an excuse for blatant immorality, and deny our only Master and Lord, Jesus Christ.
Jude 1:15 to execute judgment on all and to convict all the ungodly of all their ungodly acts that they have committed in their ungodliness, and of all the harsh things that ungodly (asebeis | ἀσεβεῖς | nom pl masc) sinners have spoken against him.”