21Is the law then against the promises of God? Certainly not! For if there had been a law given which could make alive, most certainly righteousness would have been of the law.
Is
the
law
StrongsID:
g3551
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
νόμος
Transliteration:
nómos
Pronounciation:
nom'-os
Part of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
from a primary (to parcel out, especially food or grazing to animals); law (through the idea of prescriptive usage), genitive case (regulation), specially, (of Moses (including the volume); also of the Gospel), or figuratively (a principle):--law.
then
StrongsID:
g3767
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
οὖν
Transliteration:
oûn
Pronounciation:
oon
Part of Speech:
Conjunction
Strongs Glossary:
apparently a primary word; (adverbially) certainly, or (conjunctionally) accordingly:--and (so, truly), but, now (then), so (likewise then), then, therefore, verily, wherefore.
against
StrongsID:
g2596
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
κατά
Transliteration:
katá
Pronounciation:
kat-ah'
Part of Speech:
Preposition
Strongs Glossary:
a primary particle; (prepositionally) down (in place or time), in varied relations (according to the case (genitive, dative or accusative) with which it is joined):--about, according as (to), after, against, (when they were) X alone, among, and, X apart, (even, like) as (concerning, pertaining to touching), X aside, at, before, beyond, by, to the charge of, (charita-)bly, concerning, + covered, (dai-)ly, down, every, (+ far more) exceeding, X more excellent, for, from … to, godly, in(-asmuch, divers, every, -to, respect of), … by, after the manner of, + by any means, beyond (out of) measure, X mightily, more, X natural, of (up-)on (X part), out (of every), over against, (+ your) X own, + particularly, so, through(-oughout, -oughout every), thus, (un-)to(-gether, -ward), X uttermost, where(-by), with. In composition it retains many of these applications, and frequently denotes opposition, distribution, or intensity.
the
promises
StrongsID:
g1860
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
ἐπαγγελία
Transliteration:
epangelía
Pronounciation:
ep-ang-el-ee'-ah
Part of Speech:
Noun Feminine
Strongs Glossary:
from ἐπαγγέλλω; an announcement (for information, assent or pledge; especially a divine assurance of good):--message, promise.
of
God
StrongsID:
g2316
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
θεός
Transliteration:
theós
Pronounciation:
theh'-os
Part of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
of uncertain affinity; a deity, especially (with ὁ) the supreme Divinity; figuratively, a magistrate; by Hebraism, very:--X exceeding, God, god(-ly, -ward).
God
forbid
StrongsID:
g1096
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
γίνομαι
Transliteration:
gínomai
Pronounciation:
ghin'-om-ahee
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
a prolongation and middle voice form of a primary verb; to cause to be ("gen"-erate), i.e. (reflexively) to become (come into being), used with great latitude (literal, figurative, intensive, etc.):--arise, be assembled, be(-come, -fall, -have self), be brought (to pass), (be) come (to pass), continue, be divided, draw, be ended, fall, be finished, follow, be found, be fulfilled, + God forbid, grow, happen, have, be kept, be made, be married, be ordained to be, partake, pass, be performed, be published, require, seem, be showed, X soon as it was, sound, be taken, be turned, use, wax, will, would, be wrought.
forbid
StrongsID:
g3361
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
μή
Transliteration:
mḗ
Pronounciation:
may
Part of Speech:
Particle, Negative
Strongs Glossary:
a primary particle of qualified negation (whereas οὐ expresses an absolute denial); (adverb) not, (conjunction) lest; also (as an interrogative implying a negative answer (whereas οὐ expects an affirmative one)) whether:--any but (that), X forbear, + God forbid, + lack, lest, neither, never, no (X wise in), none, nor, (can-)not, nothing, that not, un(-taken), without. Often used in compounds in substantially the same relations. See also ἐὰν μή, ἵνα μή, οὐ μή, μῆκος, μηκύνω, μήν, μὴ οὐκ.
for
StrongsID:
g1063
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
γάρ
Transliteration:
gár
Pronounciation:
gar
Part of Speech:
Conjunction
Strongs Glossary:
a primary particle; properly, assigning a reason (used in argument, explanation or intensification; often with other particles):--and, as, because (that), but, even, for, indeed, no doubt, seeing, then, therefore, verily, what, why, yet.
if
StrongsID:
g1487
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
εἰ
Transliteration:
ei
Pronounciation:
i
Part of Speech:
Conjunction
Strongs Glossary:
a primary particle of conditionality; if, whether, that, etc.:--forasmuch as, if, that, (al-)though, whether. Often used in connection or composition with other particles, especially as in εἴγε, εἰ δὲ μή(γε), εἰ καί, εἰ μή, εἰ μή τι, εἴ περ, εἴ πως, εἴ τις, ἐκ. See also ἐάν.
there
had
been
StrongsID:
g1325
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
δίδωμι
Transliteration:
dídōmi
Pronounciation:
did'-o-mee
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
a prolonged form of a primary verb (which is used as an alternative in most of the tenses); to give (used in a very wide application, properly, or by implication, literally or figuratively; greatly modified by the connection):--adventure, bestow, bring forth, commit, deliver (up), give, grant, hinder, make, minister, number, offer, have power, put, receive, set, shew, smite (+ with the hand), strike (+ with the palm of the hand), suffer, take, utter, yield.
a
law
StrongsID:
g3551
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
νόμος
Transliteration:
nómos
Pronounciation:
nom'-os
Part of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
from a primary (to parcel out, especially food or grazing to animals); law (through the idea of prescriptive usage), genitive case (regulation), specially, (of Moses (including the volume); also of the Gospel), or figuratively (a principle):--law.
given
StrongsID:
g1325
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
δίδωμι
Transliteration:
dídōmi
Pronounciation:
did'-o-mee
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
a prolonged form of a primary verb (which is used as an alternative in most of the tenses); to give (used in a very wide application, properly, or by implication, literally or figuratively; greatly modified by the connection):--adventure, bestow, bring forth, commit, deliver (up), give, grant, hinder, make, minister, number, offer, have power, put, receive, set, shew, smite (+ with the hand), strike (+ with the palm of the hand), suffer, take, utter, yield.
which
StrongsID:
g3588
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
Transliteration:
ho
Pronounciation:
to
Part of Speech:
Definite Article
Strongs Glossary:
the definite article; the (sometimes to be supplied, at others omitted, in English idiom):--the, this, that, one, he, she, it, etc.
could
StrongsID:
g1410
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
δύναμαι
Transliteration:
dýnamai
Pronounciation:
doo'-nam-ahee
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
of uncertain affinity; to be able or possible:--be able, can (do, + -not), could, may, might, be possible, be of power.
have
given
life
StrongsID:
g2227
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
ζωοποιέω
Transliteration:
zōopoiéō
Pronounciation:
dzo-op-oy-eh'-o
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
from the same as ζῶον and ποιέω; to (re-)vitalize (literally or figuratively):--make alive, give life, quicken.
verily
StrongsID:
g3689
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
ὄντως
Transliteration:
óntōs
Pronounciation:
on'-toce
Part of Speech:
Adverb
Strongs Glossary:
adverb of the oblique cases of ὤν; really:--certainly, clean, indeed, of a truth, verily.
righteousness
StrongsID:
g1343
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
δικαιοσύνη
Transliteration:
dikaiosýnē
Pronounciation:
dik-ah-yos-oo'-nay
Part of Speech:
Noun Feminine
Strongs Glossary:
from δίκαιος; equity (of character or act); specially (Christian) justification:--righteousness.
should
StrongsID:
g302
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
ἄν
Transliteration:
án
Pronounciation:
an
Part of Speech:
Particle, Disjunctive Particle
Strongs Glossary:
a primary particle, denoting a supposition, wish, possibility or uncertainty:--(what-, where-, wither-, who-)soever. Usually unexpressed except by the subjunctive or potential mood. Also contracted for ἐάν.
have
been
StrongsID:
g2258
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
ἦν
Transliteration:
ēn
Pronounciation:
ane
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
imperfect of εἰμί; I (thou, etc.) was (wast or were):--+ agree, be, X have (+ charge of), hold, use, was(-t), were.
by
StrongsID:
g1537
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
ἐκ
Transliteration:
ek
Pronounciation:
ex
Part of Speech:
Preposition
Strongs Glossary:
a primary preposition denoting origin (the point whence action or motion proceeds), from, out (of place, time, or cause; literal or figurative; direct or remote):--after, among, X are, at, betwixt(-yond), by (the means of), exceedingly, (+ abundantly above), for(- th), from (among, forth, up), + grudgingly, + heartily, X heavenly, X hereby, + very highly, in, …ly, (because, by reason) of, off (from), on, out among (from, of), over, since, X thenceforth, through, X unto, X vehemently, with(-out). Often used in composition, with the same general import; often of completion.
the
law
StrongsID:
g3551
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
νόμος
Transliteration:
nómos
Pronounciation:
nom'-os
Part of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
from a primary (to parcel out, especially food or grazing to animals); law (through the idea of prescriptive usage), genitive case (regulation), specially, (of Moses (including the volume); also of the Gospel), or figuratively (a principle):--law.