159. aitios
Strong's Concordance
aitios: the cause of, the originator of
Original Word: αἴτιος, ου, ὁ
Part of Speech: Adjective
Transliteration: aitios
Phonetic Spelling: (ah'-ee-tee-os)
Definition: causative of, responsible for
Usage: the cause, author; the culprit, the accused; the crime.
Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 159: αἴτιος

αἴτιος, , , that in which the cause of anything resides, causative, causing. Hence,

1. αἴτιος the author: σωτηρίας, Hebrews 5:9 (the same phrase is frequent in secular writings; cf. the opposite αἴτιος τῆς ἀπωλείας in Bel and the Dragon, verse ; τῶν κακῶν, 2 Macc. 13:4; Lucian, Tim. 36, Lipsius edition; τῶν ἀγαθῶν, Isocr. ad Phil. 49, p. 106 a.; cf. Bleek on Heb. vol. 2:2, p. 94f.).

2. τό αἴτιον equivalent to αἰτία; cause: Acts 19:40 (cf. Buttmann, 400 (342) n.).

b. crime, offence: Luke 23:4, 14, 22. (αἴτιος culprit.) (See αἰτία, 3.)

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

From the same as aiteo; causative, i.e. (concretely) a causer -- author.

see GREEK aiteo

Forms and Transliterations
αιτιον αἴτιον αιτιος αἴτιος αιτιου αἰτίου αιτιώματα aition aítion aitios aítios aitiou aitíou
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Englishman's Concordance
Luke 23:4 Adj-ANS
GRK: Οὐδὲν εὑρίσκω αἴτιον ἐν τῷ
INT: Nothing find I faulty in the

Luke 23:14 Adj-ANS
GRK: ἀνθρώπῳ τούτῳ αἴτιον ὧν κατηγορεῖτε
INT: man this faulty [as to the things] of which you bring accusation

Luke 23:22 Adj-ANS
GRK: οὗτος οὐδὲν αἴτιον θανάτου εὗρον
INT: this [man] No cause of death found I

Acts 19:40 Adj-GNS
GRK: σήμερον μηδενὸς αἰτίου ὑπάρχοντος περὶ
NAS: events, since there is no [real] cause [for it], and in this
INT: this day not one cause existing concerning

Hebrews 5:9 Adj-NMS
GRK: ὑπακούουσιν αὐτῷ αἴτιος σωτηρίας αἰωνίου
NAS: who obey Him the source of eternal
KJV: he became the author of eternal
INT: obey him author of salvation eternal

Strong's Greek 159
5 Occurrences

αἴτιον — 3 Occ.
αἴτιος — 1 Occ.
αἰτίου — 1 Occ.

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