Strong's Concordance, Greek Dictionary
A judge (genitive case or specially)
Greek: κριτής, kritēs (G2923)
15 King James Bible Verses
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Strong's Number: G2923
Greek Base Word: κριτής
Definition: A judge (genitive case or specially).
- One who passes or arrogates to himself, judgment on anything.
- An arbiter.
- Of a Roman procurator administering justice.
- Of God passing judgment on men.
- Of the leaders or rulers of the Israelites.
Derived terms: From G2919.
- Biblical International Phonetic Alphabet: kriˈtes
- Modern International Phonetic Alphabet: kriˈte̞s
- Transliteration: kritēs
- Biblical Pronunciation: kree-TASE
- Modern Pronunciation: kree-TASE
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Bible Verses with κριτής (G2923)
1 to 15 of 15 Verses
“Agree with thine adversary quickly, whiles thou art in the way with him; lest at any time the adversary deliver thee to the judge, and the judge deliver thee to the officer, and thou be cast into prison.”
— Jesus, Matthew 5:25
“And if I by Beelzebub cast out devils, by whom do your children cast them out? therefore they shall be your judges.”
— Jesus, Matthew 12:27
“And if I by Beelzebub cast out devils, by whom do your sons cast them out? therefore shall they be your judges.”
— Jesus, Luke 11:19
“When thou goest with thine adversary to the magistrate, as thou art in the way, give diligence that thou mayest be delivered from him; lest he hale thee to the judge, and the judge deliver thee to the officer, and the officer cast thee into prison.”
— Jesus, Luke 12:58
“Saying, There was in a city a judge, which feared not God, neither regarded man:”
— Jesus, Luke 18:2
“And the Lord said, Hear what the unjust judge saith.”
— Jesus, Luke 18:6
“And he commanded us to preach unto the people, and to testify that it is he which was ordained of God to be the Judge of quick and dead.”
— Acts 10:42
“And after that he gave unto them judges about the space of four hundred and fifty years, until Samuel the prophet.”
— Acts 13:20
“But if it be a question of words and names, and of your law, look ye to it; for I will be no judge of such matters.”
— Acts 18:15
“Then Paul, after that the governor had beckoned unto him to speak, answered, Forasmuch as I know that thou hast been of many years a judge unto this nation, I do the more cheerfully answer for myself:”
— Acts 24:10
“Henceforth there is laid up for me a crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous judge, shall give me at that day: and not to me only, but unto all them also that love his appearing.”
— 2 Timothy 4:8
“To the general assembly and church of the firstborn, which are written in heaven, and to God the Judge of all, and to the spirits of just men made perfect,”
— Hebrews 12:23
“Are ye not then partial in yourselves, and are become judges of evil thoughts?”
— James 2:4
“Speak not evil one of another, brethren. He that speaketh evil of his brother, and judgeth his brother, speaketh evil of the law, and judgeth the law: but if thou judge the law, thou art not a doer of the law, but a judge.”
— James 4:11
“Grudge not one against another, brethren, lest ye be condemned: behold, the judge standeth before the door.”
— James 5:9
(End 1 to 15 of 15 Verses)
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