The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 3807 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
paidagogoßfrom (3816) and a reduplicated form of (71)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
pahee-dag-o-gos' Noun Masculine
  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.
NAS Word Usage - Total: 3
tutor 2, tutors 1
NAS Verse Count
1 Corinthians1

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 NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.