Word Summary
dikaiōs: righteously, justly
Original Word: δικαίως
Transliteration: dikaiōs
Phonetic Spelling: (dik-ah'-yoce)
Part of Speech: Adverb
Short Definition: righteously, justly
Meaning: righteously, justly
Strong's Concordance
justly, righteously.

Adverb from dikaios; equitably -- justly, (to) righteously(-ness).

see GREEK dikaios

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 1346: δικαίως

δικαίως, adverb (from Homer down);

1. justly, agreeably to right: κρίνειν (see δίκαιος, 2), 1 Peter 2:23; to suffer, Luke 23:41.

2. properly, as is right: 1 Corinthians 15:

3. uprightly, agreeably to the law of rectitude: 1 Thessalonians 2:10 (ὁσίως καί δικαίως, as Plato, rep. 1, p. 331 a. (cf. Trench, § 88, p. 328)); Titus 2:12.