112. atheos
Strong's Concordance
atheos: godless, ungodly
Original Word: ἄθεος, ον
Part of Speech: Adjective
Transliteration: atheos
Phonetic Spelling: (ath'-eh-os)
Definition: godless, ungodly
Usage: without god, without (the only true) God, godless.
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from alpha (as a neg. prefix) and theos
Definition
godless, ungodly
NASB Translation
without God (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 112: ἄθεος

ἄθεος, (Θεός) (from Pindar down], without God, knowing and worshipping no God, in which sense Aelian v. h. 2, 31 declares ὅτι μηδείς τῶν βαρβάρων ἄθεος; in classic authors generally slighting the gods, impious, repudiating the gods recognized by the state, in which sense certain Greek philosophers, the Jews (Josephus, contra Apion 2, 14, 4), and subsequently Christians were called ἄθεοι by the heathen (Justin, Apology 1, 13, etc.). In Ephesians 2:12 of one who neither knows nor worships the true God; so of the heathen (cf. 1 Thessalonians 4:5; Galatians 4:8); Clement, οἱ τόν ὄντως ὄντα ... Alex. protr, 2:23, p. 19 Pott. ἀθεους Θεόν ἠγνοήκλασι, Philo, leg. ad Gai. § 25 αἰγυπτιακὴ ἀθεότης, Hosea 4:15 Symm. οἶκος ἀθεΐας, a house in which idols are worshipped, Ignatius ad Trall. 10 [ET] ἄθεοι τοῦτ᾿ἔστιν ἄπιστοι (of the Docetae); (others understand Ephesians, the passage cited passively deserted of God, Vulg.sine Deo; on the various meanings of the word see Meyer (or Ellicott)).

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
without God, godless

From a (as a negative particle) and theos; godless -- without God.

see GREEK a

see GREEK theos

Forms and Transliterations
αθεοι άθεοι ἄθεοι αθεσία αθεσίαν atheoi átheoi
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Englishman's Concordance
Ephesians 2:12 Adj-NMP
GRK: ἔχοντες καὶ ἄθεοι ἐν τῷ
NAS: no hope and without God in the world.
KJV: hope, and without God in the world:
INT: having and without God in the

Strong's Greek 112
1 Occurrence


ἄθεοι — 1 Occ.











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