entole

ἐντολὴν [23 verses](noun sg fem acc) "Commandments" is entole which means "injunction," "order," and "command." -- The word translated as "commandments" has the sense of a direct "order" or "command" given by someone as opposed to a body of law or tradition in society. Jesus uses it to refer to the written Law, his lessons, and the commands given by someone in authority.