Bill Mounce

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Forms of the word
δικαίωμα, -ατος, τό
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regulation, requirement, commandment; act of righteousness
pr. a rightful act, act of justice, equity; a sentence, of condemnation, Rev. 15:4; in NT, of acquittal, justification, Rom. 5:16; a decree, law, ordinance, Lk. 1:6; Rom. 1:32; 2:26; 8:4; Heb. 9:1, 10; a meritorious act, an instance of perfect righteousness, Rom. 5:18; Rev. 19:8*

Greek-English Concordance for δικαίωμα

Luke 1:6 And they were both righteous before God, walking blamelessly in all the commandments and ordinances (dikaiōmasin | δικαιώμασιν | dat pl neut) of the Lord.
Romans 1:32 Though they understand the righteous (dikaiōma | δικαίωμα | acc sg neut) requirement of God, that those who practice such things are worthy of death, they not only continue to do them but also to heartily approve of others who practice them.
Romans 2:26 Therefore if the uncircumcised man keeps the righteous (dikaiōmata | δικαιώματα | acc pl neut) requirements of the law, will not his uncircumcision be counted as circumcision?
Romans 5:16 And the gift is not like the result of that one man’s sin; for the judgment following the one transgression led to condemnation, but the free gift following the many transgressions led to justification (dikaiōma | δικαίωμα | acc sg neut).
Romans 5:18 Therefore, just as one man’s transgression brought condemnation for all so also one man’s righteous (dikaiōmatos | δικαιώματος | gen sg neut) act brought justification and life for all
Romans 8:4 so that the righteous (dikaiōma | δικαίωμα | nom sg neut) requirement of the law might be fulfilled in us, who do not walk according to the flesh but according to the Spirit.
Hebrews 9:1 Now the first covenant, in fact, had regulations (dikaiōmata | δικαιώματα | acc pl neut) for worship and also an earthly sanctuary.
Hebrews 9:10 but deal only with food and drink and various ceremonial washings, regulations (dikaiōmata | δικαιώματα | nom pl neut) for the body imposed until the time of correction.
Revelation 15:4 Who will not fear you, O Lord, and glorify your name? For you alone are holy, for all nations will come and worship before you, for your righteous acts (dikaiōmata | δικαιώματα | nom pl neut) have been revealed.”
Revelation 19:8 To her it has been granted to be clothed in fine linen, bright and clean” — for the fine linen is the righteous acts (dikaiōmata | δικαιώματα | nom pl neut) of the saints.