Bill Mounce

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ἀσύνετος

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
ἀσύνετος, ον
Greek transliteration: 
asynetos
Simplified transliteration: 
asynetos
Numbers
Strong's number: 
801
GK Number: 
852
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
5
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
a-3a
Gloss: 
senseless, dull, without understanding, foolish
Definition: 
unintelligent, dull, Mt. 15:16; Mk. 7:18; reckless, perverse, Rom. 1:21, 31; unenlightened, heathenish, Rom. 10:19

Greek-English Concordance for

Matthew 15:16 And he said, “Are you without (asynetoi | ἀσύνετοι | nom pl masc) understanding (asynetoi | ἀσύνετοι | nom pl masc) even now?
Mark 7:18 So he said to them, “Are you too so lacking (asynetoi | ἀσύνετοι | nom pl masc) in understanding? Do you not know that nothing coming into a man from outside is able to defile him,
Romans 1:21 Even though they knew God, they did not honor him as God or give him thanks, but they became futile in their speculations and their foolish (asynetos | ἀσύνετος | nom sg fem) hearts were darkened.
Romans 1:31 foolish (asynetous | ἀσυνέτους | acc pl masc), covenant-breakers, unloving, ruthless.
Romans 10:19 But I ask, did Israel not understand? First of all, Moses says, “I will make you jealous by those who are not a nation; by a nation void (asynetō | ἀσυνέτῳ | dat sg neut) of understanding I will make you angry.”