Luke 16:8

8“His lord commended the dishonest manager because he had done wisely, for the children of this world are, in their own generation, wiser than the children of the light. (aiōn g165)
And
StrongsID:
g2532
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
καί
Transliteration:
kaí
Pronounciation:
kahee
Part of Speech:
Conjunction
Strongs Glossary:
apparently, a primary particle, having a copulative and sometimes also a cumulative force; and, also, even, so then, too, etc.; often used in connection (or composition) with other particles or small words:--and, also, both, but, even, for, if, or, so, that, then, therefore, when, yet.
the
lord
StrongsID:
g2962
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
κύριος
Transliteration:
kýrios
Pronounciation:
koo'-ree-os
Part of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
from (supremacy); supreme in authority, i.e. (as noun) controller; by implication, Master (as a respectful title):-- God, Lord, master, Sir.
commended
StrongsID:
g1867
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
ἐπαινέω
Transliteration:
epainéō
Pronounciation:
ep-ahee-neh'-o
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
from ἐπί and αἰνέω; to applaud:--commend, laud, praise.
the
unjust
StrongsID:
g93
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
ἀδικία
Transliteration:
adikía
Pronounciation:
ad-ee-kee'-ah
Part of Speech:
Noun Feminine
Strongs Glossary:
from ἄδικος; (legal) injustice (properly, the quality, by implication, the act); morally, wrongfulness (of character, life or act):--iniquity, unjust, unrighteousness, wrong.
steward
StrongsID:
g3623
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
οἰκονόμος
Transliteration:
oikonómos
Pronounciation:
oy-kon-om'-os
Part of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
from οἶκος and the base of νόμος; a house-distributor (i.e. manager), or overseer, i.e. an employee in that capacity; by extension, a fiscal agent (treasurer); figuratively, a preacher (of the Gospel):--chamberlain, governor, steward.
because
StrongsID:
g3754
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
ὅτι
Transliteration:
hóti
Pronounciation:
hot'-ee
Part of Speech:
Conjunction
Strongs Glossary:
neuter of ὅστις as conjunction; demonstrative, that (sometimes redundant); causative, because:--as concerning that, as though, because (that), for (that), how (that), (in) that, though, why.
he
had
done
StrongsID:
g4160
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
ποιέω
Transliteration:
poiéō
Pronounciation:
poy-eh'-o
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
apparently a prolonged form of an obsolete primary; to make or do (in a very wide application, more or less direct):--abide, + agree, appoint, X avenge, + band together, be, bear, + bewray, bring (forth), cast out, cause, commit, + content, continue, deal, + without any delay, (would) do(-ing), execute, exercise, fulfil, gain, give, have, hold, X journeying, keep, + lay wait, + lighten the ship, make, X mean, + none of these things move me, observe, ordain, perform, provide, + have purged, purpose, put, + raising up, X secure, shew, X shoot out, spend, take, tarry, + transgress the law, work, yield. Compare πράσσω.
wisely
StrongsID:
g5430
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
φρονίμως
Transliteration:
phronímōs
Pronounciation:
fron-im'-oce
Part of Speech:
Adverb
Strongs Glossary:
adverb from φρόνιμος; prudently:--wisely.
for
StrongsID:
g3754
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
ὅτι
Transliteration:
hóti
Pronounciation:
hot'-ee
Part of Speech:
Conjunction
Strongs Glossary:
neuter of ὅστις as conjunction; demonstrative, that (sometimes redundant); causative, because:--as concerning that, as though, because (that), for (that), how (that), (in) that, though, why.
the
children
StrongsID:
g5207
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
υἱός
Transliteration:
huiós
Pronounciation:
hwee-os'
Part of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
apparently a primary word; a "son" (sometimes of animals), used very widely of immediate, remote or figuratively, kinship:--child, foal, son.
of
this
StrongsID:
g5127
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
τούτου
Transliteration:
toútou
Pronounciation:
too'-too
Part of Speech:
Strongs Glossary:
genitive case singular masculine or neuter of οὗτος; of (from or concerning) this (person or thing):--here(-by), him, it, + such manner of, that, thence(-forth), thereabout, this, thus.
world
StrongsID:
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
αἰών
Transliteration:
aiṓn
Pronounciation:
ahee-ohn'
Part of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
from the same as ἀεί; properly, an age; by extension, perpetuity (also past); by implication, the world; specially (Jewish) a Messianic period (present or future):--age, course, eternal, (for) ever(-more), (n-)ever, (beginning of the , while the) world (began, without end). Compare χρόνος.
Aionian Glossary:
A lifetime or time period with a beginning and end, an era, an age, the completion of which is beyond human perception, but known only to God the creator of the aiōns, Hebrews 1:2. Never meaning simple endless or infinite chronological time in Koine Greek usage. Read Dr. Heleen Keizer and Ramelli and Konstan for proofs.
are
StrongsID:
g1526
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
εἰσί
Transliteration:
eisí
Pronounciation:
i-see'
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
3rd person plural present indicative of εἰμί; they are:--agree, are, be, dure, X is, were.
in
StrongsID:
g1519
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
εἰς
Transliteration:
eis
Pronounciation:
ice
Part of Speech:
Preposition
Strongs Glossary:
a primary preposition; to or into (indicating the point reached or entered), of place, time, or (figuratively) purpose (result, etc.); also in adverbial phrases:--(abundant-)ly, against, among, as, at, (back-)ward, before, by, concerning, + continual, + far more exceeding, for (intent, purpose), fore, + forth, in (among, at, unto, -so much that, -to), to the intent that, + of one mind, + never, of, (up-)on, + perish, + set at one again, (so) that, therefore(-unto), throughout, til, to (be, the end, -ward), (here-)until(-to), …ward, (where-)fore, with. Often used in composition with the same general import, but only with verbs (etc.) expressing motion (literally or figuratively).
their
StrongsID:
g1438
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
ἑαυτοῦ
Transliteration:
heautoû
Pronounciation:
heh-ow-too'
Part of Speech:
Reflexive Pronoun
Strongs Glossary:
from a reflexive pronoun otherwise obsolete and the genitive case (dative case or accusative case) of αὐτός; him- (her-, it-, them-, also (in conjunction with the personal pronoun of the other persons) my-, thy-, our-, your-) self (selves), etc.:--alone, her (own, -self), (he) himself, his (own), itself, one (to) another, our (thine) own(-selves), + that she had, their (own, own selves), (of) them(-selves), they, thyself, you, your (own, own conceits, own selves, -selves).
generation
StrongsID:
g1074
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
γενεά
Transliteration:
geneá
Pronounciation:
ghen-eh-ah'
Part of Speech:
Noun Feminine
Strongs Glossary:
from (a presumed derivative of) γένος; a generation; by implication, an age (the period or the persons):--age, generation, nation, time.
wiser
StrongsID:
g5429
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
φρόνιμος
Transliteration:
phrónimos
Pronounciation:
fron'-ee-mos
Part of Speech:
Adjective
Strongs Glossary:
from φρήν; thoughtful, i.e. sagacious or discreet (implying a cautious character; while σοφός denotes practical skill or acumen; and συνετός indicates rather intelligence or mental acquirement); in a bad sense conceited (also in the comparative):--wise(-r).
than
StrongsID:
g5228
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
ὑπέρ
Transliteration:
hypér
Pronounciation:
hoop-er'
Part of Speech:
Preposition
Strongs Glossary:
a primary preposition; "over", i.e. (with the genitive case) of place, above, beyond, across, or causal, for the sake of, instead, regarding; with the accusative case superior to, more than:--(+ exceeding, abundantly) above, in (on) behalf of, beyond, by, + very chiefest, concerning, exceeding (above, -ly), for, + very highly, more (than), of, over, on the part of, for sake of, in stead, than, to(-ward), very. In the comparative, it retains many of the above applications.
the
children
StrongsID:
g5207
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
υἱός
Transliteration:
huiós
Pronounciation:
hwee-os'
Part of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
apparently a primary word; a "son" (sometimes of animals), used very widely of immediate, remote or figuratively, kinship:--child, foal, son.
of
light
StrongsID:
g5457
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
φῶς
Transliteration:
phōs
Pronounciation:
foce
Part of Speech:
Noun Neuter
Strongs Glossary:
from an obsolete (to shine or make manifest, especially by rays; compare φαίνω, φημί); luminousness (in the widest application, natural or artificial, abstract or concrete, literal or figurative):--fire, light.