The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 5257 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
upereteßfrom (5259) and a derivative of eresso (to row)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
hoop-ay-ret'-ace Noun Masculine
  1. servant
    1. an underrower, subordinate rower
    2. any one who serves with hands: a servant
      1. in the NT of the officers and attendants of magistrates as -- of the officer who executes penalties
      2. of the attendants of a king, servants, retinue, the soldiers of a king, of the attendant of a synagogue
      3. of any one ministering or rendering service
    3. any one who aids another in any work
      1. an assistant
      2. of the preacher of the gospel
NAS Word Usage - Total: 20
attendant 1, helper 1, minister 1, officer 1, officers 13, servants 3
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 Huperetes". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.