We are currently undergoing maintenance, all user specific funtions will be disabled for a short time. Sorry for the inconvenience.
The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon
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.
| Strong's Number: 1985|| Browse Lexicon |
|Original Word||Word Origin|
|ejpivskopoß||from (1909) and (4649) (in the sense of (1983))|
|Transliterated Word||TDNT Entry|
|Phonetic Spelling||Parts of Speech|
|ep-is'-kop-os ||Noun Masculine |
- an overseer
- a man charged with the duty of seeing that things to be done by others are done rightly, any curator, guardian or superintendent
- the superintendent, elder, or overseer of a Christian church
| King James Word Usage - Total: 7|
|bishop 6, overseer 1|
Bibliography InformationThayer and Smith. "Greek Lexicon entry for Episkopos". "The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon". .