Diakonos

The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   1249  
Original WordWord Origin
diavkonoßprobably from an obsolete diako (to run on errands, cf (1377))
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Diakonos2:88,152
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
dee-ak'-on-os   Noun
 Definition
  1. one who executes the commands of another, esp. of a master, a servant, attendant, minister
    1. the servant of a king
    2. a deacon, one who, by virtue of the office assigned to him by the church, cares for the poor and has charge of and distributes the money collected for their use
    3. a waiter, one who serves food and drink
 
 King James Word Usage - Total: 31
minister 20, servant 8, deacon 3
 
  KJV Verse Count 
Matthew3
Mark2
John3
Romans4
1 Corinthians1
2 Corinthians4
Galatians1
Ephesians2
Philippians1
Colossians4
1 Thessalonians1
1 Timothy3


Total29
Greek lexicon based on Thayer's and Smith's Bible Dictionary plus others; this is keyed to the large Kittel and the "Theological Dictionary of the New Testament." These files are public domain.

Bibliography Information

Thayer and Smith. "Greek Lexicon entry for Diakonos". "The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon". .