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μοιχαλίς, ίδος, ἡ
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adulteress; (a.) adulterous
an adulteress, Rom. 7:3; Jas. 4:4; by meton., an adulterous appearance, lustful significance, 2 Pet. 2:14; from the Hebrew, spiritually adulterous, faithless, ungodly, Mt. 12:39; 16:4; Mk. 8:38*

Greek-English Concordance for μοιχαλίς

Matthew 12:39 But he answered them, “An evil and adulterous (moichalis | μοιχαλίς | nom sg fem) generation asks for a sign, but no sign will be given to it except the sign of Jonah the prophet.
Matthew 16:4 An evil and adulterous (moichalis | μοιχαλίς | nom sg fem) generation looks for a sign, but no sign will be given it except the sign of Jonah.” Then he left them and went away.
Mark 8:38 For whoever is ashamed of me and my words in this adulterous (moichalidi | μοιχαλίδι | dat sg fem) and sinful generation, the Son of Man will also be ashamed of him when he comes in the glory of his Father with his holy angels.”
Romans 7:3 Accordingly, if she is joined to another man while her husband is alive, she will be called an adulteress (moichalis | μοιχαλίς | nom sg fem); but if her husband dies, she is free from that law, so that she is not an adulteress (moichalida | μοιχαλίδα | acc sg fem) if she marries another man.
James 4:4 You adulterous people! (moichalides | μοιχαλίδες | voc pl fem) Do you not know that friendship with the world is hostility toward God? Therefore whoever desires to be a friend of the world makes himself an enemy of God.
2 Peter 2:14 They have eyes full of adultery (moichalidos | μοιχαλίδος | gen sg fem) that do not stop sinning. They seduce unstable souls and have hearts well trained in greed. Accursed brood!