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1. (n.) Punishment for crime or offense; the suffering in person or property which is annexed by law or judicial decision to the commission of a crime, offense, or trespass.

2. (n.) The suffering, or the sum to be forfeited, to which a person subjects himself by covenant or agreement, in case of nonfulfillment of stipulations; forfeiture; fine.

3. (n.) A handicap.

5099. tino -- to pay, to pay a penalty
... to pay, to pay a penalty. Part of Speech: Verb Transliteration: tino Phonetic Spelling:
(tee'-no) Short Definition: I pay Definition: I pay (penalty). ...
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2631. katakrima -- penalty
... penalty. Part of Speech: Noun, Neuter Transliteration: katakrima Phonetic Spelling:
(kat-ak'-ree-mah) Short Definition: punishment following condemnation ...
// - 7k

1777. enochos -- held in, bound by, liable to (a condition ...
... held in, bound by, liable to (a condition, penalty or imputation). Part of Speech:
Adjective Transliteration: enochos Phonetic Spelling: (en'-okh-os) Short ...
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1558. ekdikos -- exacting penalty from, avenging
... exacting penalty from, avenging. Part of Speech: Adjective Transliteration: ekdikos
Phonetic Spelling: (ek'-dik-os) Short Definition: avenging, an avenger ...
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1349. dike -- right (as self-evident), justice (the principle, a ...
... Definition: (a) (originally: custom, usage) right, justice, (b) process of law,
judicial hearing, (c) execution of sentence, punishment, penalty, (d) justice ...
// - 7k

5098. timoria -- punishment, vengeance
... Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine Transliteration: timoria Phonetic Spelling:
(tee-mo-ree'-ah) Short Definition: punishment, penalty Definition: punishment ...
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2210. zemioo -- to damage, suffer loss
... of the penalty, even when the verb is passive. 2210 (from 2209 , "loss") -- to cause
or experience (), especially carrying a penalty (significant detriment). ...
// - 8k

121. athoos -- unpunished
... innocent. Word Origin from alpha (as a neg. prefix) and thoe (a penalty)
Definition unpunished NASB Word Usage innocent (2). innocent. ...
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2009. epitimia -- punishment
... Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine Transliteration: epitimia Phonetic Spelling:
(ep-ee-tee-mee'-ah) Short Definition: punishment Definition: punishment, penalty. ...
// - 7k

489. antimisthia -- a reward
... painful). Word Origin from antimisthos (as a reward) Definition a reward NASB
Word Usage exchange (1), penalty (1). recompense, reward. ...
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Strong's Hebrew
6064. anash -- to fine, mulct
... Word Origin denominative verb from onesh Definition to fine, mulct NASB Word Usage
fine (3), fined (1), imposed (1), pay the penalty (1), punished (2), surely ...
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2399. chet -- a sin
... sin. Word Origin from chata Definition a sin NASB Word Usage greatly (1), offenses
(2), penalty (1), sin (22), sins (7). fault, grievously ...
/hebrew/2399.htm - 6k

4941. mishpat -- judgment
... decree (human or (participant's) divine law, individual or collective), including
the act, the place, the suit, the crime, and the penalty; abstractly, justice ...
/hebrew/4941.htm - 7k

2403. chatta'ah -- sinful thing, sin
... Or chattacth {khat-tawth'}; from chata'; an offence (sometimes habitual sinfulness),
and its penalty, occasion, sacrifice, or expiation; also (concretely) an ...
/hebrew/2403.htm - 5k

2402. chattaah -- sin offering
... sin offering (Aramaic) corresponding to chata'ah; an offence, and the penalty or
sacrifice for it -- sin (offering). see HEBREW chata'ah. 2401, 2402. ...
/hebrew/2402.htm - 5k

6066. onesh -- an indemnity, fine
... fine. Word Origin from an unused word Definition an indemnity, fine NASB
Word Usage fine (1), penalty (1). punishment, tribute. From ...
/hebrew/6066.htm - 6k


Sin and the Penalty of Sin the Same.
... A Treatise on nature and grace, against pelagius; Chapter 24 [XXII.]"Sin
and the Penalty of Sin the Same. "The very matter," says ...
/.../augustine/anti-pelagian writings/chapter 24 xxii sin and the.htm

That the Gods Exacted no Penalty for the Fratricidal Act of ...
... Book III. Chapter 6."That the Gods Exacted No Penalty for the Fratricidal
Act of Romulus. I add another instance: If the sins ...
/.../augustine/city of god/chapter 6 that the gods exacted.htm

Death to Sin's Penalty is the Way Out into a Life of Justification ...
... Death to Sin's Penalty is the Way Out into a Life of Justification. And
as we go out free, we find that on the other side of the ...
/.../trotter/parables of the cross/death to sins penalty is.htm

Through Adam's Sin his Whole Posterity were Corrupted, and were ...
... Chapter 26."Through Adam's Sin His Whole Posterity Were Corrupted, and Were
Born Under the Penalty of Death, Which He Had Incurred. ...
/.../augustine/the enchiridion/chapter 26 through adams sin his.htm

Of the Expedition of Valens against the Goths and How He Paid the ...
... Book IV. Chapter XXXII."Of the expedition of Valens against the Goths and
how he paid the penalty of his impiety. Valens, however ...
/.../the ecclesiastical history of theodoret/chapter xxxii of the expedition of.htm

Unbaptized Infants Damned, but Most Lightly; the Penalty of Adam's ...
... on the Merits and Forgiveness of Sins, and on the Baptism of Infants Chapter 21
[XVI.]"Unbaptized Infants Damned, But Most Lightly; The Penalty of Adam's Sin ...
/.../augustine/anti-pelagian writings/chapter 21 xvi unbaptized infants damned.htm

... of a transaction between the Father and the Son, which is ditheism pure and simple;
or which (ii) regards it as intended to relieve us of the penalty of our ...
// crucis/introduction.htm

Doctor Martin Luther on the Power and Efficacy of Indulgences
... 4. The penalty [of sin], therefore, continues so long as hatred of self continues;
for this is the true inward repentance, and continues until our entrance ...
/.../luther/martin luthers 95 theses/disputation of doctor martin luther.htm

On the Atonement.
... The penalty of His law is pronounced against it. ... The atonement is a governmental
expedient to sustain law without the execution of its penalty on the sinner. ...
/.../ on gospel themes/xii on the atonement.htm

Sanctions of Moral Law, Natural and Governmental.
... Here the inquiry is, what kind of death is intended, where death is denounced
against the transgressor, as the penalty of the law of God? ...
/.../finney/systematic theology/lecture xix sanctions of moral.htm

Penalty (20 Occurrences)
... Multi-Version Concordance Penalty (20 Occurrences). ... (DBY). Matthew 26:66 What think
ye? And they answering said, He is liable to the penalty of death. (DBY). ...
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Pardon (31 Occurrences)
... Pardon is an act of a sovereign, in pure sovereignty, granting simply a remission
of the penalty due to sin, but securing neither honour nor reward to the ...
/p/pardon.htm - 18k

Adultery (49 Occurrences)
... seventh commandment. 4. (n.) Faithlessness in religion. 5. (n.) The fine
and penalty imposed for the offense of adultery. 6. (n.) The ...
/a/adultery.htm - 32k

Remission (18 Occurrences)
... 3. (n.) Discharge from that which is due; relinquishment of a claim, right, or
obligation; pardon of transgression; release from forfeiture, penalty, debt, etc ...
/r/remission.htm - 13k

Pain (172 Occurrences)
... 1. (n.) Punishment suffered or denounced; suffering or evil inflicted as a punishment
for crime, or connected with the commission of a crime; penalty. ...
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Punishments (31 Occurrences)
... 2:1, 4, 6), `onesh, "tribute," "fine," "punishment" (Lamentations 3:39), chaTa'ah,
or chaTTa'th, "sin" and its retribution, "penalty," "expiation" (Zechariah 14 ...
/p/punishments.htm - 36k

Quit (12 Occurrences)
... See Guitguit. 2. (v.) Released from obligation, charge, penalty, etc.;
free; clear; absolved; acquitted. 3. (imp. & pp) of Quit. ...
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Tender (66 Occurrences)
... 4. (vt) To offer in payment or satisfaction of a demand, in order to save a penalty
or forfeiture; as, to tender the amount of rent or debt. ...
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Ransom (46 Occurrences)
... 2. (n.) The money or price paid for the redemption of a prisoner, or for goods captured
by an enemy; payment for freedom from restraint, penalty, or forfeit. ...
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Release (61 Occurrences)
... let go. 3. (n.) To relieve from something that confines, burdens, or oppresses,
as from pain, trouble, obligation, penalty. 4. (n ...
/r/release.htm - 26k

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Penalty: Dictionary and Thesaurus |

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Penalty (20 Occurrences)

Matthew 5:22
But I say unto you, that every one that is lightly angry with his brother shall be subject to the judgment; but whosoever shall say to his brother, Raca, shall be subject to be called before the sanhedrim; but whosoever shall say, Fool, shall be subject to the penalty of the hell of fire.

Matthew 26:66
What think ye? And they answering said, He is liable to the penalty of death.

Luke 9:25
For what shall a man profit if he shall have gained the whole world, and have destroyed, or come under the penalty of the loss of himself?

Luke 23:22
He said to them the third time, "Why? What evil has this man done? I have found no capital crime in him. I will therefore chastise him and release him."
(See NIV)

Acts 25:11
If, however, I have done wrong and have committed any offence for which I deserve to die, I do not ask to be excused that penalty. But if there is no truth in what these men allege against me, no one has the right to give me up to them as a favour. I appeal to Caesar."

Acts 28:18
who, when they had examined me, desired to set me free, because there was no cause of death in me.
(See RSV)

Romans 1:27
Likewise also the men, leaving the natural function of the woman, burned in their lust toward one another, men doing what is inappropriate with men, and receiving in themselves the due penalty of their error.

Romans 6:7
for he who has paid the penalty of death stands absolved from his sin.

Galatians 5:10
I have confidence toward you in the Lord that you will think no other way. But he who troubles you will bear his judgment, whoever he is.
(See NIV)

2 Thessalonians 1:9
who will pay the penalty: eternal destruction from the face of the Lord and from the glory of his might,

Hebrews 2:2
for if the word being spoken through messengers did become stedfast, and every transgression and disobedience did receive a just recompense,
(See NAS)

Exodus 21:23
But if any harm follows, then you must take life for life,
(See NAS)

Leviticus 5:7
"'If he can't afford a lamb, then he shall bring his trespass offering for that in which he has sinned, two turtledoves, or two young pigeons, to Yahweh; one for a sin offering, and the other for a burnt offering.
(See NIV)

Leviticus 5:15
"If anyone commits a trespass, and sins unwittingly, in the holy things of Yahweh; then he shall bring his trespass offering to Yahweh, a ram without blemish from the flock, according to your estimation in silver by shekels, after the shekel of the sanctuary, for a trespass offering.
(See NIV)

Job 8:4
If your children have sinned against him, He has delivered them into the hand of their disobedience.
(See NIV)

Proverbs 19:19
A hot-tempered man must pay the penalty, for if you rescue him, you must do it again.

Proverbs 27:12
The sharp man sees the evil and takes cover: the simple go straight on and get into trouble.
(See NAS)

Ezekiel 16:58
You have borne your lewdness and your abominations, says Yahweh.

Ezekiel 23:49
And your lewdness shall be recompensed upon you, and ye shall bear the sins of your idols; and ye shall know that I am the Lord GOD.'

Daniel 2:9
But if you don't make known to me the dream, there is but one law for you; for you have prepared lying and corrupt words to speak before me, until the time be changed: therefore tell me the dream, and I shall know that you can show me its interpretation.
(See NIV)



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