δίκη

Lemma: δίκη
Literated: díkē
Pronounce: dee'-kay
Part of Speech: Noun Feminine
Part of Speech: probably from δεικνύω; right (as self-evident), i.e. justice (the principle, a decision, or its execution):--judgment, punish, vengeance.
Language: Greek
About whom, when I was at Jerusalem, the chief priests and the elders of the Jews informed me, desiring to have judgment against him.
And when the barbarians saw the venomous beast hang on his hand, they said among themselves, No doubt this man is a murderer, whom, though he hath escaped the sea, yet vengeance suffereth not to live.
Who shall be punished with everlasting destruction from the presence of the Lord, and from the glory of his power;
Even as Sodom and Gomorrha, and the cities about them in like manner, giving themselves over to fornication, and going after strange flesh, are set forth for an example, suffering the vengeance of eternal fire.
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