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κακοῦργος

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
κακοῦργος, ον
Greek transliteration: 
kakourgos
Simplified transliteration: 
kakourgos
Numbers
Strong's number: 
2557
GK Number: 
2806
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
4
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
a-3a
Gloss: 
criminal, evildoer
Definition: 
an evil-doer, malefactor, criminal, Lk. 23:32, 33, 39; 2 Tim. 2:9*

Greek-English Concordance for

Luke 23:32 And they also led away two criminals (kakourgoi | κακοῦργοι | nom pl masc), to be put to death with him.
Luke 23:33 And when they came to the place called “The Skull,” there they crucified him and the criminals (kakourgous | κακούργους | acc pl masc) — one on his right and one on his left.
Luke 23:39 One of the criminals (kakourgōn | κακούργων | gen pl masc) hanging there kept deriding him, saying, “Are you not the Messiah? Save yourself and us!”
2 Timothy 2:9 because of which I am suffering evil even to the point of imprisonment as a serious criminal (kakourgos | κακοῦργος | nom sg masc), but the word of God is not bound.