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Didaskalos

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   1320  
Original WordWord Origin
didaskaloßfrom (1321)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Didaskalos2:148,161
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
did-as'-kal-os   Noun Masculine
 Definition
  1. a teacher
  2. in the NT one who teaches concerning the things of God, and the duties of man
    1. one who is fitted to teach, or thinks himself so
    2. the teachers of the Jewish religion
    3. of those who by their great power as teachers draw crowds around them i.e. John the Baptist, Jesus
    4. by preeminence used of Jesus by himself, as one who showed men the way of salvation
    5. of the apostles, and of Paul
    6. of those who in the religious assemblies of the Christians, undertook the work of teaching, with the special assistance of the Holy Spirit
    7. of false teachers among Christians
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 59
Teacher 41, teacher 10, teachers 8
 
NAS Verse Count
Matthew12
Mark12
Luke16
John8
Acts1
Romans1
1 Corinthians2
Ephesians1
1 Timothy1
2 Timothy2
Hebrews1
James1


Total58
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 Didaskalos". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.