20For when you were servants of sin, you were free from righteousness.
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.
when
StrongsID:
g3753
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
ὅτε
Transliteration:
hóte
Pronounciation:
hot'-eh
Part of Speech:
Adverb
Strongs Glossary:
from ὅς and τέ; at which (thing) too, i.e. when:--after (that), as soon as, that, when, while.
ye
were
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.
the
servants
StrongsID:
g1401
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
δοῦλος
Transliteration:
doûlos
Pronounciation:
doo'-los
Part of Speech:
Noun
Strongs Glossary:
from δέω; a slave (literal or figurative, involuntary or voluntary; frequently, therefore in a qualified sense of subjection or subserviency):--bond(-man), servant.
of
sin
StrongsID:
g266
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
ἁμαρτία
Transliteration:
hamartía
Pronounciation:
ham-ar-tee'-ah
Part of Speech:
Noun Feminine
Strongs Glossary:
from ἁμαρτάνω; a sin (properly abstract):--offence, sin(-ful).
ye
were
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.
free
StrongsID:
g1658
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
ἐλεύθερος
Transliteration:
eleútheros
Pronounciation:
el-yoo'-ther-os
Part of Speech:
Adjective
Strongs Glossary:
probably from the alternate of ἔρχομαι; unrestrained (to go at pleasure), i.e. (as a citizen) not a slave (whether freeborn or manumitted), or (genitive case) exempt (from obligation or liability):--free (man, woman), at liberty.
from
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.