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ἀθῷος

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
ἀθῷος, ον
Greek transliteration: 
athōos
Simplified transliteration: 
athoos
Numbers
Strong's number: 
121
GK Number: 
127
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
2
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
a-3a
Gloss: 
innocent
Definition: 
unpunished;, metaph. innocent, Mt. 27:4, 24*

Greek-English Concordance for

Matthew 27:4 saying, “I have sinned; I betrayed innocent (athōon | ἀθῷον | acc sg neut) blood.” But they said, “What is that to us? It is your responsibility!”
Matthew 27:24 So when Pilate saw that he was getting nowhere but rather that a riot was starting, he took water and washed his hands before the crowd, saying, “I am innocent (athōos | ἀθῷος | nom sg masc) of this man’s blood; it is your responsibility.”