Strong's Concordance, Greek Dictionary

Just, meet, equitable (in character or act)

Greek: δίκαιος, dikaios (G1342)

76 King James Bible Verses


Here are just, meet, right and related words in the Bible. What does the source Greek word δίκαιος mean and how is it used in the Bible? Below are the English definition details. Also below are examples within Bible verses highlighted in yellow (follow this link to go there). Tap or hover on blue, underlined words to see more original scripture and meanings. Information sourced from Strong's Concordance[1].

Definition Details

Strong's Number: G1342

Greek Base Word: δίκαιος

Usage: Just, meet, right(-eous)

Definition: Equitable (in character or act); by implication, innocent, holy (absolutely or relatively).

Detailed definition:

  1. Righteous, observing divine laws.
    1. In a wide sense, upright, righteous, virtuous, keeping the commands of God.
      1. Of those who seem to themselves to be righteous, who pride themselves to be righteous, who pride themselves in their virtues, whether real or imagined.
      2. Innocent, faultless, guiltless.
      3. Used of him whose way of thinking, feeling, and acting is wholly conformed to the will of God, and who therefore needs no rectification in the heart or life.
        1. Only Christ truly.
      4. Approved of or acceptable of God.
    2. In a narrower sense, rendering to each his due and that in a judicial sense, passing just judgment on others, whether expressed in words or shown by the manner of dealing with them.

Derived terms: From G1349.

See also:

  1. G1349


  1. Biblical International Phonetic Alphabet: ˈði.kɛ.os
  2. Modern International Phonetic Alphabet: ˈð
  3. Transliteration: dikaios
  4. Biblical Pronunciation: THEE-keh-ose
  5. Modern Pronunciation: THEE-kay-ose

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