anoétos: not understandingOriginal Word: ἀνόητος, ον
Part of Speech: Adjective
Phonetic Spelling: (an-o'-ay-tos)
Short Definition: foolish, thoughtless
Definition: foolish, thoughtless.
453 anóētos (from 1 /A "without" and 3539 /noiéō, "to think") – properly, non-thinking, i.e. not "reasoning through" a matter (with proper logic); unmindful, which describes acting in a "mindless, dense" way ("just plain stupid").
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
from alpha (as a neg. prefix) and noétos (mental); from noeó
foolish (5), foolish men (1).
Thayer's Greek LexiconSTRONGS NT 453: ἀνόητος
ἀνόητος, ἀνόητον (νοητός from νοέω);
1. not understood, unintelligible;
2. generally active, not understanding, unwise, foolish: Romans 1:14 (opposed to σοφοί); Luke 24:25; Galatians 3:1, 3; Titus 3:3. ἐπιθυμίαι ἀνόητοι, 1 Timothy 6:9. (Proverbs 17:28; Psalm 48:13 see GREEK a see GREEK noieo
see GREEK a
see GREEK noieo
Englishman's ConcordanceStrong's Greek 453
ἀνόητοι — 4 Occ.
ἀνοήτοις — 1 Occ.
ἀνοήτους — 1 Occ.
Luke 24:25 Adj-VMP
GRK: αὐτούς Ὦ ἀνόητοι καὶ βραδεῖς
NAS: to them, O foolish men and slow
KJV: them, O fools, and slow
INT: them O foolish and slow