The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 3008 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
leitourgeofrom (3011)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
li-toorg-eh'-o Verb
  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

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.