1832 - exesti

Strong's Concordance

Original word: ἔξεστι
Transliteration: exesti
Definition (short): lawful
Definition (full): it is permitted, lawful

NAS Exhaustive Concordance

Word Origin: from ek and eimi
Definition: it is permitted, lawful
NASB Translation: lawful (26), may (3), permissible (1), permitted (2).
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Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

Third person singular present indicative of a compound of ek and eimi; so also exon ex-on' neuter present participle of the same (with or without some form of eimi expressed); impersonally, it is right (through the figurative idea of being out in public) -- be lawful, let, X may(-est).

see GREEK ek

see GREEK eimi

see GREEK eimi

KJV: But when the Pharisees saw it, they said unto him, Behold, thy disciples do that which is not lawful to do upon the sabbath day.
NASB: But when the Pharisees saw this, they said to Him, "Look, Your disciples do what is not lawful to do on a Sabbath."
KJV: How he entered into the house of God, and did eat the shewbread, which was not lawful for him to eat, neither for them which were with him, but only for the priests?
NASB: how he entered the house of God, and they ate the consecrated bread, which was not lawful for him to eat nor for those with him, but for the priests alone?
KJV: And, behold, there was a man which had his hand withered. And they asked him, saying, Is it lawful to heal on the sabbath days? that they might accuse him.
NASB: And a man was there whose hand was withered. And they questioned Jesus, asking, "Is it lawful to heal on the Sabbath?"-- so that they might accuse Him.
KJV: How much then is a man better than a sheep? Wherefore it is lawful to do well on the sabbath days.
NASB: "How much more valuable then is a man than a sheep! So then, it is lawful to do good on the Sabbath."
KJV: For John said unto him, It is not lawful for thee to have her.
NASB: For John had been saying to him, "It is not lawful for you to have her."