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Strongs Number: G1242


Greek Word
διαθήκη
Transliteration
diathēkē
Phonetic
dee-ath-ay'-kay
Part of Speech
Noun Feminine
Strongs Definition

properly a disposition that is (specifically) a contract (especially a devisory will)

Thayers Definition

1. a disposition, arrangement, of any sort, which one wishes to be valid, the last disposition which one makes of his earthly possessions after his death, a testament or will

2. a compact, a covenant, a testament

a. God's covenant with Noah, etc.

Origin
From G1303
Bible Usage
covenant testament.