2189. echthra
Strong's Concordance
echthra: enmity, hostility
Original Word: ἔχθρα, ας, ἡ
Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine
Transliteration: echthra
Phonetic Spelling: (ekh'-thrah)
Definition: yesterday
Usage: enmity, hostility, alienation.
HELPS Word-studies

Cognate: 2189 éxthra – properly, enemy (hatred, hostility); enmity. See 2190 (exthros).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 2189: ἔχθρα

ἔχθρα, ἔχθρας, (from the adjective ἐχθρός), enmity: Luke 23:12; Ephesians 2:14 (15),16; plural, Galatians 5:20; ἔχθρα (Lachmann ἔχθρα feminine adjective (Vulg.inimica)) Θεοῦ, toward God, James 4:4 (where Tdf. τῷ Θεῷ); εἰς Θεόν, Romans 8:7; by metonymy, equivalent to cause of enmity, Ephesians 2:14 (15) (but cf. Meyer. (From Pindar down.))

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
enmity, hatred.

Feminine of echthros; hostility; by implication, a reason for opposition -- enmity, hatred.

see GREEK echthros

Forms and Transliterations
εχθρα έχθρα ἔχθρα ἔχθρᾳ εχθραι έχθραι ἔχθραι εχθραίνετε εχθραίνοντάς εχθραίνοντές εχθραίνουσιν εχθραίνων εχθραν έχθραν ἔχθραν έχθρας εχθρεύσουσιν εχθρεύσω εχθρία echthra échthra echthrai échthrai échthrāi echthran échthran
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Englishman's Concordance
Luke 23:12 N-DFS
GRK: γὰρ ἐν ἔχθρᾳ ὄντες πρὸς
NAS: for before they had been enemies with each other.
KJV: at enmity between
INT: indeed at emnity were between

Romans 8:7 N-NFS
GRK: τῆς σαρκὸς ἔχθρα εἰς θεόν
NAS: on the flesh is hostile toward
KJV: mind [is] enmity against
INT: of the flesh [is] hostility toward God

Galatians 5:20 N-NFP
GRK: εἰδωλολατρία φαρμακεία ἔχθραι ἔρις ζῆλος
NAS: sorcery, enmities, strife,
KJV: witchcraft, hatred, variance,
INT: idolatry sorcery enmities strife jealousy

Ephesians 2:15 N-AFS
GRK: τὴν ἔχθραν ἐν τῇ
NAS: in His flesh the enmity, [which is] the Law
KJV: flesh the enmity, [even] the law
INT: the hostility in the

Ephesians 2:16 N-AFS
GRK: ἀποκτείνας τὴν ἔχθραν ἐν αὐτῷ
NAS: by it having put to death the enmity.
KJV: having slain the enmity thereby:
INT: having slain the hostility by it

James 4:4 N-NFS
GRK: τοῦ κόσμου ἔχθρα τοῦ θεοῦ
NAS: with the world is hostility toward God?
KJV: is enmity with God?
INT: of the world hostility [with] God

Strong's Greek 2189
6 Occurrences

ἔχθρᾳ — 3 Occ.
ἔχθραι — 1 Occ.
ἔχθραν — 2 Occ.

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