Matthew 5:20

20For I tell you that unless your righteousness exceeds that of the scribes and Pharisees, there is no way you will enter into the Kingdom of Heaven.
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.
I
say
StrongsID:
g3004
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
λέγω
Transliteration:
légō
Pronounciation:
leg'-o
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
a primary verb; properly, to "lay" forth, i.e. (figuratively) relate (in words (usually of systematic or set discourse; whereas ἔπω and φημί generally refer to an individual expression or speech respectively; while ῥέω is properly to break silence merely, and λαλέω means an extended or random harangue)); by implication, to mean:--ask, bid, boast, call, describe, give out, name, put forth, say(-ing, on), shew, speak, tell, utter.
unto
you
StrongsID:
g5213
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
ὑμῖν
Transliteration:
hymîn
Pronounciation:
hoo-min'
Part of Speech:
Strongs Glossary:
irregular dative case of ὑμεῖς; to (with or by) you:--ye, you, your(-selves).
That
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.
except
StrongsID:
g3362
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
ἐὰν μή
Transliteration:
eàn mḗ
Pronounciation:
eh-an' may
Part of Speech:
Conjunction
Strongs Glossary:
i.e. ἐάν and μή; if not, i.e. unless:--X before, but, except, if, no, (if, + whosoever) not.
your
StrongsID:
g5216
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
ὑμῶν
Transliteration:
hymōn
Pronounciation:
hoo-mone'
Part of Speech:
Strongs Glossary:
genitive case of ὑμεῖς; of (from or concerning) you:--ye, you, your (own, -selves).
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.
shall
exceed
StrongsID:
g4052
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
περισσεύω
Transliteration:
perisseúō
Pronounciation:
per-is-syoo'-o
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
from περισσός; to superabound (in quantity or quality), be in excess, be superfluous; also (transitively) to cause to superabound or excel:--(make, more) abound, (have, have more) abundance (be more) abundant, be the better, enough and to spare, exceed, excel, increase, be left, redound, remain (over and above).
exceed
StrongsID:
g4119
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
πλείων
Transliteration:
pleíōn
Pronounciation:
pleh'-on
Part of Speech:
Adjective
Strongs Glossary:
comparative of πολύς; more in quantity, number, or quality; also (in plural) the major portion:--X above, + exceed, more excellent, further, (very) great(-er), long(-er), (very) many, greater (more) part, + yet but.
the
righteousness
of
the
scribes
StrongsID:
g1122
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
γραμματεύς
Transliteration:
grammateús
Pronounciation:
gram-mat-yooce'
Part of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
from γράμμα. a writer, i.e. (professionally) scribe or secretary:--scribe, town-clerk.
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.
Pharisees
StrongsID:
g5330
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
Φαρισαῖος
Transliteration:
Pharisaîos
Pronounciation:
far-is-ah'-yos
Part of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
of Hebrew origin (compare פָּרָשׁ); a separatist, i.e. exclusively religious; a Pharisean, i.e. Jewish sectary:--Pharisee.
ye
shall
in
no
case
StrongsID:
g3364
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
οὐ μή
Transliteration:
ou mḗ
Pronounciation:
oo may
Part of Speech:
Strongs Glossary:
i.e. οὐ and μή; a double negative strengthening the denial; not at all:--any more, at all, by any (no) means, neither, never, no (at all), in no case (wise), nor ever, not (at all, in any wise). Compare μὴ οὐκ.
enter
StrongsID:
g1525
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
εἰσέρχομαι
Transliteration:
eisérchomai
Pronounciation:
ice-er'-khom-ahee
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
from εἰς and ἔρχομαι; to enter (literally or figuratively):--X arise, come (in, into), enter in(-to), go in (through).
into
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).
the
kingdom
StrongsID:
g932
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
βασιλεία
Transliteration:
basileía
Pronounciation:
bas-il-i'-ah
Part of Speech:
Noun Feminine
Strongs Glossary:
from βασιλεύς; properly, royalty, i.e. (abstractly) rule, or (concretely) a realm (literally or figuratively):--kingdom, + reign.
of
heaven
StrongsID:
g3772
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
οὐρανός
Transliteration:
ouranós
Pronounciation:
oo-ran-os'
Part of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
perhaps from the same as ὄρος (through the idea of elevation); the sky; by extension, heaven (as the abode of God); by implication, happiness, power, eternity; specially, the Gospel (Christianity):--air, heaven(-ly), sky.