anything assigned, a usage, custom, law, ordinance
a law, the Mosaic Law
usage, custom, law; in NT: of law in general, plur: of divine laws; of a force or influence impelling to action; of the Mosaic law; meton: of the books which contain the law, the Pentateuch, the Old Testament scriptures in general.
law (through the idea of prescriptive usage), genitive case (regulation), specially, (of Moses (including the volume); also of the Gospel), or figuratively (a principle) Derivation: from a primary νέμω (to parcel out, especially food or grazing to animals);
KJV Usage: law.
νόμος, -ου, ὁ (< νέμω, to deal out, distribute), [in LXX chiefly for תּוֹרָה, also for חֻקָּה, etc. ;] that which is assigned, hence, usage, custom, then law; in NT (only in Mt, Jo, Ja, and the Lucan and Pauline bks.); __1. of law in general: Refs Rom.3:27 5:13b; pl., of divine laws, Refs Heb.8:10 10:16; ὁ ν. τ. Χριστοῦ, Gal.6:2; (τ.) ἐλευθερίας, Refs Jas.1:25 2:12; βασιλικιός (Hort., in l.; Deiss., LAE, 267:3), Jas.2:8. __2. Of a force or influence impelling to action: Refs Rom.7:21, 23a, 25 8:2. __3. Of the Mosaic law: Refs Mat.5:18, Luk.2:27, Jhn.1:17, Act.6:13, Rom.2:15, 1Co.9:8, 1Ti.1:8, Heb.7:19; al.; Μωυσέως, Refs Luk.2:22, Jhn.7:23, Act.15:5, al.; κυρίου, Luk.2:39; κατὰ τὸν ν., Refs Act.22:12, Heb.7:5 9:22. __4. As printed, Abbott-Smith mistakenly numbers this as 3.Anarthrous (Bl, §46, 8; ICC on Refs Rom.2:12, 13), νόμος, __(a) of law in general: Refs Rom.2:12, 14b 3:20, 21 4:15, al.; __(b) of the Mosaic law in its quality as law: Refs Rom.2:14a 5:20 10:4, Gal.2:19, al.; οἱ ἐκ ν., Rom.4:14; ὑπὸ νόμον, Refs 1Co.9:20, Gal.4:5; ν. πράσσειν (πληροῦν), Refs Rom.2:25 13:8. __5. Of Christian teaching: ν. πίστεως, Rom.3:27; τ. Χριστοῦ, Gal.6:2. __6. By meton., of the books which contain the law; __(a) of the Pentateuch: Refs Mat.12:5, Jhn.1:45, al.; ὁ ν. καὶ οἱ προφῆται, Refs Mat.5:17, Luk.16:16, al.; ὁ ν. καὶ προφῆται κ. ψαλμοί, Luk.24:44. __(b) of the OT Scriptures in general (as Heb. תּוֹרָה): Refs Jhn.10:34 12:34 15:25, 1Co.14:21, al. (AS)
1) anything established, anything received by usage, a custom, a law, a command 1a) of any law whatsoever 1a1) a law or rule producing a state approved of God 1a1a) by the observance of which is approved of God 1a2) a precept or injunction 1a3) the rule of action prescribed by reason 1b) of the Mosaic law, and referring, acc. to the context. either to the volume of the law or to its contents 1c) the Christian religion: the law demanding faith, the moral instruction given by Christ, esp. the precept concerning love 1d) the name of the more important part (the Pentateuch), is put for the entire collection of the sacred books of the OT
From G1 (as a negative particle) and G3551; lawless, that is, (negatively) notsubjectto (the Jewish) law; (by implication a Gentile), or (positively) wicked
KJV Usage: without law, lawless, transgressor, unlawful, wicked.
From G575 and the base of G3551; to apportion, that is, bestow
KJV Usage: give.
From G1223 and the base of G3551; to distribute, that is, (of information) to disseminate
KJV Usage: spread.
From G1722 and G3551; (subjectively) legal, or (objectively) subject to
KJV Usage: lawful, under law.
From G2819 and the base of G3551 (in its original sense of partitioning, that is, [reflexively] getting by apportionment); a sharerbylot, that is, an inheritor (literally or figuratively); by implication a possessor
KJV Usage: heir.
Feminine from the same as G3551; pasture, that is, (the act) feeding (figuratively spreading of a gangrene), or (the food) pasturage
KJV Usage: X eat, pasture.
From G3551; properly to do by law (usage), that is, to accustom (passively beusual); by extension to deem or regard
KJV Usage: suppose, think, be wont.
From G3551; according (or pertaining) tolaw, that is, legal (ceremonially); as noun, an expertin the (Mosaic) law
KJV Usage: about the law, lawyer.
Adverb from a derivative of G3551; legitimately (specifically agreeably to the rules of the lists)
KJV Usage: lawfully.
From G3551 and G1320; an expounderof the (Jewish) law, that is, a Rabbi
KJV Usage: doctor (teacher) of the law.
From G3551 and a derivative of G5087; a legislator
KJV Usage: lawgiver.
From G3624 and the base of G3551; a housedistributor (that is, manager), or overseer, that is, an employee in that capacity; by extension a fiscal agent (treasurer); figuratively a preacher (of the Gospel)
KJV Usage: chamberlain, governor, steward.
From a compound of G3844 and G3551; to beopposedtolaw, that is, to transgress