Ergon

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 2041 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
ergonfrom a primary (but obsolete) ergo (to work)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Ergon2:635,251
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
er'-gon Noun Neuter
Definition
  1. business, employment, that which any one is occupied
    1. that which one undertakes to do, enterprise, undertaking
  2. any product whatever, any thing accomplished by hand, art, industry, or mind
  3. an act, deed, thing done: the idea of working is emphasised in opp. to that which is less than work
NAS Word Usage - Total: 169
action 1, behavior 1, deed 13, deeds 52, doing 1, effectual 1, labor 1, result 1, task 1, what...done 1, work 34, works 62
NAS Verse Count
Matthew6
Mark2
Luke2
John25
Acts9
Romans15
1 Corinthians7
2 Corinthians3
Galatians6
Ephesians4
Philippians3
Colossians3
1 Thessalonians2
2 Thessalonians2
1 Timothy5
2 Timothy6
Titus7
Hebrews10
James12
1 Peter2
2 Peter2
1 John3
2 John1
3 John1
Jude1
Revelation19


Total158
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 Ergon". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.