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Leitourgia

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   3009  
Original WordWord Origin
leitourgiafrom (3008)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Leitourgia4:215,526
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
li-toorg-ee'-ah   Noun Feminine
 Definition
  1. a public office which a citizen undertakes to administer at his own expense
  2. any service
    1. of military service
    2. of the service of workmen
    3. of that done to nature in the cohabitation of man and wife
  3. biblical usage
    1. a service or ministry of the priests relative to the prayers and sacrifices offered to God
    2. a gift or benefaction for the relief of the needy
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 6
ministry 2, priestly service 1, service 3
 
NAS Verse Count
Luke1
2 Corinthians1
Philippians2
Hebrews2


Total6
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 Leitourgia". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.