193. akratés
Strong's Concordance
akratés: powerless, impotent
Original Word: ἀκρατής, ές
Part of Speech: Adjective
Transliteration: akratés
Phonetic Spelling: (ak-rat'-ace)
Short Definition: lacking self-control, inclined to excess
Definition: lacking self-control, powerless, inclined to excess.
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Cognate: 193 akratḗs (an adjective, derived from 1 /A "without" and 2904 /krátos, "prevailing power") – properly, in continent, i.e. lacking self-control (self-discipline, self-restraint; used only in 2 Tim 3:3). See 192 (akrasia).

[193 (akratḗs) is the opposite (antonym) of 1468 /egkratḗs, "enabled from within" (see there).]

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from alpha (as a neg. prefix) and kratos
Definition
powerless, impotent
NASB Translation
without self-control (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 193: ἀκρατής

ἀκρατής, (ές, genitive (έος, (οῦς, (κράτος), without self-control, intemperate: 2 Timothy 3:3. (Frequently in secular writings from Plato and Xenophon down.)

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
Without self-control

From a (as a negative particle) and kratos; powerless, i.e. Without self-control -- incontinent.

see GREEK a

see GREEK kratos

Forms and Transliterations
ακρατεις ακρατείς ἀκρατεῖς akrateis akrateîs
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Strong's Greek 193
1 Occurrence


ἀκρατεῖς — 1 Occ.

2 Timothy 3:3 Adj-NMP
GRK: ἄσπονδοι διάβολοι ἀκρατεῖς ἀνήμεροι ἀφιλάγαθοι
NAS: malicious gossips, without self-control, brutal,
KJV: false accusers, incontinent, fierce,
INT: unappeasable slanderers without self-control savage not lovers of good

1 Occurrence

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