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ἁμαρτωλός

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
ἁμαρτωλός, -όν
Greek transliteration: 
hamartōlos
Simplified transliteration: 
hamartolos
Numbers
Strong's number: 
268
GK Number: 
283
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
47
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
a-3a
Gloss: 
(a.) sinful, as an absolute moral failure; (n.) sinner, one who violates God's will or law; in some contexts, one who does not keep orthodox traditions and behaviors
Definition: 
one who deviates from the path of virtue, a sinner, Mk. 2:17; depraved, Mk. 8:38; sinful, detestable, Rom. 7:13

Greek-English Concordance for

Matthew 9:10 And as Jesus sat at table in the house, many tax collectors and sinners (hamartōloi | ἁμαρτωλοί | nom pl masc) came and were eating with Jesus and his disciples.
Matthew 9:11 When the Pharisees saw this, they said to his disciples, “Why does your teacher eat with tax collectors and sinners?” (hamartōlōn | ἁμαρτωλῶν | gen pl masc)
Matthew 9:13 Go and learn what this means, ‘I desire mercy, not sacrifice.’ For I did not come to call the pious, but sinners (hamartōlous | ἁμαρτωλούς | acc pl masc), to repentance.”
Matthew 11:19 The Son of Man came eating and drinking, and they say, ‘Look at him! A glutton and a drunkard, a friend of tax collectors and sinners!’ (hamartōlōn | ἁμαρτωλῶν | gen pl masc) Yet wisdom is shown to be right by what she does.”
Matthew 26:45 Then he returned to his disciples and said to them, “Are you still sleeping and taking your rest? Look, the hour has come, and the Son of Man is about to be betrayed into the hands of sinners (hamartōlōn | ἁμαρτωλῶν | gen pl masc).
Mark 2:15 And as he reclined at table he in Levi’s house, Levi’s many tax collectors and sinners (hamartōloi | ἁμαρτωλοί | nom pl masc) were reclining with Jesus and his disciples, his for there were many who followed him.
Mark 2:16 And the scribes of the Pharisees, when they saw that he was eating with sinners (hamartōlōn | ἁμαρτωλῶν | gen pl masc) and tax collectors, said to his disciples, his “Why is he eating with tax collectors and sinners?” (hamartōlōn | ἁμαρτωλῶν | gen pl masc) is he eating
Mark 2:17 When Jesus heard Jesus this he said to them, “Those who are in good health have no need have “Those who are in good health of a doctor, but those who are physically ill. who are I have not come to call the pious, but sinners (hamartōlous | ἁμαρτωλούς | acc pl masc), to repentance.”
Mark 8:38 For whoever is ashamed of me and my words in this adulterous and sinful (hamartōlō | ἁμαρτωλῷ | dat sg fem) generation, the Son of Man will also be ashamed of him when he comes in the glory of his Father with his holy angels.”
Mark 14:41 And he returned a third time and said to them, “Are you still sleeping and taking your rest? Enough! The hour has come. Look, the Son of Man is about to be betrayed into the hands of sinners (hamartōlōn | ἁμαρτωλῶν | gen pl masc).
Luke 5:8 When Simon Peter saw this, he fell at the knees of Jesus, saying, “Go away from me, Lord, for I am a sinful (hamartōlos | ἁμαρτωλός | nom sg masc) man!”
Luke 5:30 And the Pharisees and their scribes were grumbling at his disciples, saying, “Why do you eat and drink with the tax collectors and sinners?” (hamartōlōn | ἁμαρτωλῶν | gen pl masc)
Luke 5:32 I have not come to call righteous people, but sinners (hamartōlous | ἁμαρτωλούς | acc pl masc), to repentance.”
Luke 6:32 And if you love those who love you, what credit is it to you? For even sinners (hamartōloi | ἁμαρτωλοί | nom pl masc) love those who love them.
Luke 6:33 And if you do good to those who love you, what credit is that to you? Even sinners (hamartōloi | ἁμαρτωλοί | nom pl masc) do the same.
Luke 6:34 And if you lend to those from whom you hope to receive, what credit is that to you? Even sinners (hamartōloi | ἁμαρτωλοί | nom pl masc) lend to sinners (hamartōlois | ἁμαρτωλοῖς | dat pl masc) that they may receive in return.
Luke 7:34 The Son of Man has come both eating and drinking, and you say, ‘Look! A glutton and a drunkard, a friend of tax collectors and sinners!’ (hamartōlōn | ἁμαρτωλῶν | gen pl masc)
Luke 7:37 Now there was a woman known in the city as a sinner (hamartōlos | ἁμαρτωλός | nom sg fem), and when she learned that Jesus was reclining at table in the house of the Pharisee, she brought an alabaster jar of perfume,
Luke 7:39 When the Pharisee who had invited him saw this, he said to himself, “If this man were a prophet, he would know who and what kind of woman this is who is touching him — that she is a sinner.” (hamartōlos | ἁμαρτωλός | nom sg fem)
Luke 13:2 In response he said to them, “Do you think that these Galileans were worse sinners (hamartōloi | ἁμαρτωλοί | nom pl masc) than all the other Galileans, because they suffered these things?
Luke 15:1 Now all the tax collectors and the sinners (hamartōloi | ἁμαρτωλοί | nom pl masc) used to come near to listen to him.
Luke 15:2 And the Pharisees and the scribes were grumbling, saying, “This fellow welcomes sinners (hamartōlous | ἁμαρτωλούς | acc pl masc) and eats with them!”
Luke 15:7 I tell you, in the same way there will be more joy in heaven over one sinner (hamartōlō | ἁμαρτωλῷ | dat sg masc) who repents than over ninety-nine righteous people who have no need of repentance.
Luke 15:10 Just so, I tell you, there is joy before the angels of God over one sinner (hamartōlō | ἁμαρτωλῷ | dat sg masc) who repents.”
Luke 18:13 The tax collector, however, standing at a distance, would not even raise his eyes to heaven, but kept beating his breast, saying, ‘God, be merciful to me, a sinner!’ (hamartōlō | ἁμαρτωλῷ | dat sg masc)
Luke 19:7 And everyone, when they saw this, began to grumble, “He went in to lodge with a sinful (hamartōlō | ἁμαρτωλῷ | dat sg masc) man.”
Luke 24:7 saying that it was necessary for the Son of Man to be delivered into the hands of sinful (hamartōlōn | ἁμαρτωλῶν | gen pl masc) men and to be crucified and on the third day to rise again.”
John 9:16 Then some of the Pharisees said, “This man is not from God because he does not keep the Sabbath.” But others said, “How can a sinful (hamartōlos | ἁμαρτωλός | nom sg masc) man perform miraculous signs like this?” And there was a division among them.
John 9:24 So for the second time they called the man who had been blind and said to him, “Give the glory to God! We know that this man is a sinner.” (hamartōlos | ἁμαρτωλός | nom sg masc)
John 9:25 He replied, “Whether or not he is a sinner (hamartōlos | ἁμαρτωλός | nom sg masc), I do not know. One thing I do know: whereas I used to be blind, I now see.”
John 9:31 We know that God does not listen to sinners (hamartōlōn | ἁμαρτωλῶν | gen pl masc), but if anyone is devout and does his will, God listens to him.
Romans 3:7 But if by my lie God’s truthfulness abounds to his glory, why am I still being condemned as a sinner (hamartōlos | ἁμαρτωλός | nom sg masc)?
Romans 5:8 But God demonstrates his love for us in that while we were still sinners (hamartōlōn | ἁμαρτωλῶν | gen pl masc) Christ died for us.
Romans 5:19 For just as through one man’s disobedience the many were made sinners (hamartōloi | ἁμαρτωλοί | nom pl masc), so also through the one man’s obedience the many will be made righteous.
Romans 7:13 Did that which is good, then, become death to me? By no means! But sin, in order that it might be shown to be sin, produced death in me through that which is good so that sin, through the commandment, might be sinful (hamartōlos | ἁμαρτωλός | nom sg fem) beyond measure
Galatians 2:15 We ourselves are Jews by birth and not Gentile sinners (hamartōloi | ἁμαρτωλοί | nom pl masc);
Galatians 2:17 But if, while seeking to be justified in Christ, we ourselves have also been found to be sinners (hamartōloi | ἁμαρτωλοί | nom pl masc), is Christ then a servant of sin? Of course not!
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 and sinners (hamartōlois | ἁμαρτωλοῖς | dat pl masc), unholy and profane, those who beat their fathers and mothers, murderers,
1 Timothy 1:15 Trustworthy is the saying and worthy of complete acceptance: “Christ Jesus came into the world in order to save sinners,” (hamartōlous | ἁμαρτωλούς | acc pl masc) of whom I am the foremost.
Hebrews 7:26 For such a high priest was appropriate for us, one who is holy, innocent, undefiled; having been separated from sinners (hamartōlōn | ἁμαρτωλῶν | gen pl masc), he became exalted above the heavens.
Hebrews 12:3 Consider him who endured from sinners (hamartōlōn | ἁμαρτωλῶν | gen pl masc) such opposition against himself, so that you may not grow weary in your souls and lose heart.
James 4:8 Draw near to God and he will draw near to you. Cleanse your hands, you sinners (hamartōloi | ἁμαρτωλοί | voc pl masc), and purify your hearts, you double-minded.
James 5:20 he should know that the one who brings a sinner (hamartōlon | ἁμαρτωλόν | acc sg masc) back from the error of his way will save that person’s soul from death and cover a multitude of sins.
1 Peter 4:18 And “If the righteous person is barely saved, what will become of the ungodly and the sinner?” (hamartōlos | ἁμαρτωλός | nom sg masc)
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 sinners (hamartōloi | ἁμαρτωλοί | nom pl masc) have spoken against him.”