Paidagogos

The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   3807  
Original WordWord Origin
paidagwgovßfrom (3816) and a reduplicated form of (71)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Paidagogos5:596,753
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
pahee-dag-o-gos'   Noun Masculine
 Definition
  1. a tutor i.e. a guardian and guide of boys. Among the Greeks and the Romans the name was applied to trustworthy slaves who were charged with the duty of supervising the life and morals of boys belonging to the better class. The boys were not allowed so much as to step out of the house without them before arriving at the age of manhood.
 
 King James Word Usage - Total: 3
schoolmaster 2, instructor 1
 
  KJV Verse Count 
1 Corinthians1
Galatians2


Total3
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 Paidagogos". "The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon". .