Leitourgeo

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   3008  
Original WordWord Origin
leitourgeofrom (3011)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Leitourgeo4:215,526
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
li-toorg-eh'-o   Verb
 Definition
  1. to serve the state at one's own cost
    1. to assume an office which must be administered at one's own expense
    2. to discharge a public office at one's own cost
    3. to render public service to the state
  2. to do a service, perform a work
    1. of priests and Levites who were busied with the sacred rites in the tabernacle or the temple
    2. of Christians serving Christ, whether by prayer, or by instructing others concerning the way of salvation, or in some other way
    3. of those who aid others with their resources, and relieve their poverty
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 3
minister 1, ministering 2
 
NAS Verse Count
Acts1
Romans1
Hebrews1


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 Leitourgeo". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.