Wickedness - Vine's Expository Dictionary of New Testament Words

Wickedness

[ 1,,G4189, poneria ]
akin to poneros (See above, No. 1), is always rendered wickedness" save in Acts 3:26, See INIQUITY, No. 4.



[ 2,,G2549, kakia ]
"evil," is rendered "wickedness" in Acts 8:22; RV in James 1:21, AV, "naughtiness." See EVIL, B, No. 1, MALICE.

Notes:

(1) For the AV of 1 John 5:19 See WICKED, No. 1.

(2) In Acts 25:5, AV, the word atopos (RV, "amiss") is incorrectly rendered "wickedness."

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