Strong's Enhanced Concordance

The Aionian Bible un-translates and instead transliterates ten special words to help us better understand the extent of God’s love for individuals and all mankind, and the nature of afterlife destinies. The original translation is unaltered and an inline note is appended to 63 Old Testament and 200 New Testament verses. Compare the definitions below to the Aionian Glossary. Follow the blue link below to study the word's usage. Search for any Strong's number: g1-21369 and h1-9049.
authority
Strongs:
g1849
Word:
ἐξουσία
Tyndale
Word:
ἐξουσία
Transliteration:
exousia
Gloss:
authority
Morphhology:
Greek, Noun, Female
Definition:
ἐξουσία, -ας, ἡ (< ἔξεστι), [in LXX: 4Ki.20:13, Psa.113 (114):2 135 (136)8, 9, Isa.39:2, Jer.28 (51):28 (מֶמְשָׁלָה), freq. in Da for Aram. שָׁלְטָן, etc, Wis.10:14, Sir.9:13, al;] 1) prop, liberty or power to act, freedom to exercise the inward force or faculty expressed by δύναμις (which see): 1Co.9:12; ἐ. ἔχειν, 2Th.3:9; id. before inf, Jhn.10:18, 1Co.9:4, 5; with genitive obj, Rom.9:21; before ἐπί, with accusative, Rev.22:14; περί, 1Co.7:37. 2) Later (cf. Milligan, Th., 114; MM, Exp., xiv), of the power of right, authority: Mat.21:33, Mrk.11:28, Luk.20:2; of Messianic authority, Mat.9:6, Mrk.2:10, al; of apostolic authority, 2Co.10:8 13:10; of the authority of government: Mat.8:9 28:18, Ju 25, Rev.12:10, al; esp. of judicial authority, Luk.20:20, Jhn.19:10, 11. 3) Meton, (a) jurisdiction: Luk.23:7 (cf. 1Ma.6:11, Isa.39:2); (b) a ruler or magistrate: Rom.13:1-3; pl, Luk.12:11, Rom.13:1, Tit.3:1; (with) of supramundane powers (syn. with ἀρχή, δύναμις, θρόνος, κυριότης): 1Co.15:24, Eph.1:21 3:10, Col.2:10, 1Pe.3:22, al. (Cremer. 236). SYN.: see: δύναμις. (AS)
Liddell-Scott-Jones
Word:
ἐξουσία
Transliteration:
exousia
Gloss:
authority
Morphhology:
Greek, Noun, Female
Definition:
ἐξουσ-ία, ἡ, (ἔξεστι) power, authority to do a thing, with infinitive, χαίρειν καὶ νοσεῖν ἐ. πάρεστι [Refs 5th c.BC+]; ἐξουσίαν ὁ νόμος δέδωκε permission to do, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; ἐπὶ τῇ τῆς εἰρήνης ἐ. with the freedom permitted by peace, [Refs 4th c.BC+] power of life and death, [Refs 2nd c.AD+]; πρᾶγμα οὗ τὴν ἐ. ἔχουσιν ἄλλοι control over, [Refs 2nd c.AD+]; ἐ. τινός power over, licence in a thing, τοῦ λέγειν [Refs 5th c.BC+]; ἐν μεγάλῃ ἐ. τοῦ ἀδικεῖν[Refs]; κατὰ τὴν οὐκ ἐ. τῆς ἀγωνίσεως from want of qualification for, [Refs 5th c.BC+]: absolutely, power, authority, [Refs 5th c.BC+] 2) abuse of authority, licence, arrogance, ὕβρις καὶ ἐ. [Refs 5th c.BC+] 3) Lit. Crit, ἐ. ποιητική poetic licence, [Refs 1st c.BC+] II) office, magistracy, ἀρχαὶ καὶ ἐ. [LXX+5th c.BC+]; ἡ ὑπατικὴ ἐ. the consulate, [Refs 1st c.BC+]; ἡ ταμιευτικὴ ἐ. the quaestorship, [Refs]; δημαρχικὴ ἐ, see at {δημαρχικό; ἡ τοῦ θαλάμου ἐ}, in the Roman empire, lordship of the bedchamber, [Refs 2nd c.AD+] II.2) concrete, body of magistrates, [Refs 1st c.BC+]; αἱ ἐ. (as we say) the authorities, [NT+1st c.AD+] II.2.b) ἡ ἐ. as an honorary title, [Refs 4th c.AD+] III) abundance of means, resources, ἐξουσίας ἐπίδειξις [Refs 5th c.BC+]; excessive wealth, opposed to οὐσία, [Refs] IV) pomp, [Refs 1st c.AD+]
Strongs
Word:
ἐξουσία
Transliteration:
exousía
Pronounciation:
ex-oo-see'-ah
Language:
Greek
Morphhology:
Noun Feminine
Definition:
privilege, i.e. (subjectively) force, capacity, competency, freedom, or (objectively) mastery (concretely, magistrate, superhuman, potentate, token of control), delegated influence; authority, jurisdiction, liberty, power, right, strength; from g1832 (ἔξεστι) (in the sense of ability);