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ἔγκλημα

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
ἔγκλημα, ατος, τό
Greek transliteration: 
enklēma
Simplified transliteration: 
enklema
Numbers
Strong's number: 
1462
GK Number: 
1598
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
2
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
n-3c(4)
Gloss: 
charge, accusation
Definition: 
an accusation, charge, crimination, Acts 23:29; 25:16*

Greek-English Concordance for

Acts 23:29 I found him accused in regard to questions of their law, but with no charge (enklēma | ἔγκλημα | acc sg neut) deserving death or imprisonment.
Acts 25:16 I answered them that it was not the custom of the Romans to turn anyone over before the accused has met the accusers face to face and had an opportunity to make his defense against the charge (enklēmatos | ἐγκλήματος | gen sg neut).