3428. moichalis
Strong's Concordance
moichalis: an adulteress
Original Word: μοιχαλίς, ίδος, ἡ
Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine
Transliteration: moichalis
Phonetic Spelling: (moy-khal-is')
Short Definition: an adulteress
Definition: (a) an adulteress (that is, a married woman who commits adultery), (b) Hebraistically: extended to those who worship any other than the true God.
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from the fem. of moichos
Definition
an adulteress
NASB Translation
adulteress (2), adulteresses (1), adulterous (3), adultery (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 3428: μοιχαλίς

μοιχαλίς, μοιχαλίδος, (μοιχός), a word unknown to the earlier writers but found in Plutarch, Heliodorus, others; see Lob. ad Phryn., p. 452; (Winers Grammar, 24); the Sept. for נֹאֶפֶת (Ezekiel 16:38; Ezekiel 23:45) and מְנָאֶפֶת (Hosea 3:1; Proverbs 24:55 ()); an adulteress;

a. properly: Romans 7:3; ὀφθαλμοί μεστοί μοιχαλίδος, eyes always on the watch for an adulteress, or from which adulterous desire beams forth, 2 Peter 2:14.

b. As the intimate alliance of God with the people of Israel was likened to a marriage, those who relapse into idolatry are said to commit adultery or play the harlot (Ezekiel 16:15ff; 23:43ff, etc.); hence, μοιχαλίς is figuratively equivalent to faithless to God, unclean, apostate: James 4:4 (where cf. Alford); as an adjective (cf. Matthiae, § 429, 4), γενεά ... μοιχαλίς: Matthew 12:39; Matthew 16:4; Mark 8:38. (Cf. Clement of Alexandria, strom. vi. c. 16 § 146, p. 292, 5 edition Sylb.)

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
adulteress

A prolonged form of the feminine of moichos; an adulteress (literally or figuratively) -- adulteress(-ous, -y).

see GREEK moichos

Forms and Transliterations
μοιχαλιδα μοιχαλίδα μοιχαλιδες μοιχαλίδες μοιχαλιδι μοιχαλίδι μοιχαλιδος μοιχαλίδος μοιχαλίδων μοιχαλίν μοιχαλις μοιχαλίς μοιχαλὶς moichalida moichalída moichalides moichalídes moichalidi moichalídi moichalidos moichalídos moichalis moichalìs
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Strong's Greek 3428
7 Occurrences


μοιχαλίδα — 1 Occ.
μοιχαλίδες — 1 Occ.
μοιχαλίδι — 1 Occ.
μοιχαλίδος — 1 Occ.
μοιχαλὶς — 3 Occ.

Matthew 12:39 N-NFS
GRK: πονηρὰ καὶ μοιχαλὶς σημεῖον ἐπιζητεῖ
NAS: to them, An evil and adulterous generation
KJV: and adulterous generation
INT: evil and adulterous a sign seeks for

Matthew 16:4 N-NFS
GRK: πονηρὰ καὶ μοιχαλὶς σημεῖον ἐπιζητεῖ
NAS: An evil and adulterous generation
KJV: and adulterous generation
INT: evil and adulterous a sign seeks

Mark 8:38 N-DFS
GRK: ταύτῃ τῇ μοιχαλίδι καὶ ἁμαρτωλῷ
NAS: in this adulterous and sinful
KJV: in this adulterous and sinful
INT: this adulterous and sinful

Romans 7:3 N-NFS
GRK: τοῦ ἀνδρὸς μοιχαλὶς χρηματίσει ἐὰν
NAS: she shall be called an adulteress; but if
KJV: she shall be called an adulteress: but
INT: the husband an adulteress she will be called if

Romans 7:3 N-AFS
GRK: εἶναι αὐτὴν μοιχαλίδα γενομένην ἀνδρὶ
NAS: from the law, so that she is not an adulteress though she is joined
KJV: no adulteress, though she be married
INT: so as to be she an adulteress having become to man

James 4:4 N-VFP
GRK: μοιχαλίδες οὐκ οἴδατε
NAS: You adulteresses, do you not know
KJV: and adulteresses, know ye
INT: adultresses not know you

2 Peter 2:14 N-GFS
GRK: ἔχοντες μεστοὺς μοιχαλίδος καὶ ἀκαταπαύστους
NAS: full of adultery that never cease
KJV: full of adultery, and
INT: having full of an adulteress and that cease not

7 Occurrences

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