2213. zétéma
Strong's Concordance
zétéma: an inquiry
Original Word: ζήτημα, ατος, τό
Part of Speech: Noun, Neuter
Transliteration: zétéma
Phonetic Spelling: (dzay'-tay-mah)
Definition: an inquiry
Usage: a question, subject of inquiry, dispute.
HELPS Word-studies

Cognate: 2213 zḗtēma (a neuter noun) – a question arising from a hot dispute (rigorous debate). See 2211 (zēteō).

2213 /zḗtēma ("a controversial question") focuses on probing the principle at stake (the underlying idea).

[2214 /zḗtēsis (a feminine noun) however focuses on a particular "brand" (type of) principle working out in practice.]

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from zéteó
an inquiry
NASB Translation
issue (1), points of disagreement (1), questions (3).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 2213: ζήτημα

ζήτημα, ζητητός, τό (ζητέω), a question, debate: Acts 15:2; Acts 26:3; νόμου, about the law, Acts 23:29; περί τίνος, Acts 18:15; Acts 25:19. (From Sophocles down.)

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
question, issue

From zeteo; a search (properly concretely), i.e. (in words) a debate -- question.

see GREEK zeteo

Forms and Transliterations
ζήτημά ζητηματα ζητήματα ζητήματά ζητηματος ζητήματος ζητηματων ζητημάτων zetemata zetḗmata zetḗmatá zētēmata zētḗmata zētḗmatá zetematon zetemáton zētēmatōn zētēmátōn zetematos zetḗmatos zētēmatos zētḗmatos
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Englishman's Concordance
Acts 15:2 N-GNS
GRK: περὶ τοῦ ζητήματος τούτου
NAS: concerning this issue.
KJV: about this question.
INT: about the question this

Acts 18:15 N-NNP
GRK: εἰ δὲ ζητήματά ἐστιν περὶ
NAS: but if there are questions about words
KJV: if it be a question of words
INT: if however a question it be about

Acts 23:29 N-GNP
GRK: ἐγκαλούμενον περὶ ζητημάτων τοῦ νόμου
NAS: over questions about
KJV: of questions of their
INT: to be accused concerning questions of the law

Acts 25:19 N-ANP
GRK: ζητήματα δέ τινα
NAS: some points of disagreement with him about
KJV: had certain questions against him
INT: questions moreover certain

Acts 26:3 N-GNP
GRK: τε καὶ ζητημάτων διὸ δέομαι
NAS: customs and questions among
KJV: and questions which are among
INT: and also questions therefore I implore [you]

Strong's Greek 2213
5 Occurrences

ζητήματά — 2 Occ.
ζητημάτων — 2 Occ.
ζητήματος — 1 Occ.

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