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Lexicon :: Strong's G1249 - diakonos

διάκονος
Transliteration
diakonos
Pronunciation
dē-ä'-ko-nos (Key)
Part of Speech
masculine/feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Probably from an obsolete diako (to run on errands, cf διώκω (G1377))
Dictionary Aids
KJV Translation Count — Total: 31x
The KJV translates Strong's G1249 in the following manner: minister (20x), servant (8x), deacon (3x).
Outline of Biblical Usage [?]
  1. one who executes the commands of another, esp. of a master, a servant, attendant, minister

    1. the servant of a king

    2. a deacon, one who, by virtue of the office assigned to him by the church, cares for the poor and has charge of and distributes the money collected for their use

    3. a waiter, one who serves food and drink

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
διάκονος diákonos, dee-ak'-on-os; probably from an obsolete διάκω diákō (to run on errands; compare G1377); an attendant, i.e. (genitive case) a waiter (at table or in other menial duties); specially, a Christian teacher and pastor (technically, a deacon or deaconess):—deacon, minister, servant.
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Strong's Number G1249 matches the Greek διάκονος (diakonos),
which occurs 29 times in 27 verses in the Greek concordance of the NASB

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“It is not this way among you, but whoever wishes to become great among you shall be your servant, G1249

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“Then the king said to the servants, G1249 ‘Bind him hand and foot, and throw him into the outer darkness; in that place there will be weeping and gnashing of teeth.’

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“But the greatest among you shall be your servant. G1249

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Sitting down, He called the twelve and *said to them, “If anyone wants to be first, [fn]he shall be last of all and servant G1249 of all.”

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“But it is not this way among you, but whoever wishes to become great among you shall be your servant; G1249

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His mother *said to the servants, G1249 “Whatever He says to you, do it.”

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When the headwaiter tasted the water which had become wine, and did not know where it came from (but the servants G1249 who had drawn the water knew), the headwaiter *called the bridegroom,

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“If anyone [fn]serves Me, he must follow Me; and where I am, there My servant G1249 will be also; if anyone [fn]serves Me, the Father will honor him.

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for it is a minister G1249 of God to you for good. But if you do what is evil, be afraid; for it does not bear the sword for nothing; for it is a minister G1249 of God, an avenger who brings wrath on the one who practices evil.

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For I say that Christ has become a servant G1249 to the circumcision on behalf of the truth of God to confirm the promises given to the fathers,

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I commend to you our sister Phoebe, who is a [fn]servant G1249 of the church which is at Cenchrea;

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What then is Apollos? And what is Paul? Servants G1249 through whom you believed, even as the Lord gave opportunity to each one.

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who also made us adequate as servants G1249 of a new covenant, not of the letter but of the Spirit; for the letter kills, but the Spirit gives life.

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but in everything commending ourselves as [fn]servants G1249 of God, in much endurance, in afflictions, in hardships, in distresses,

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Therefore it is not surprising if his servants G1249 also disguise themselves as servants G1249 of righteousness, whose end will be according to their deeds.

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Are they servants G1249 of Christ?—I speak as if insane—I more so; in [fn]far more labors, in [fn]far more imprisonments, [fn]beaten times without number, often in danger of death.

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“But if, while seeking to be justified in Christ, we ourselves have also been found sinners, is Christ then a minister G1249 of sin? May it never be!

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of which I was made a minister, G1249 according to the gift of God’s grace which was given to me according to the working of His power.

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But that you also may know about my circumstances, [fn]how I am doing, Tychicus, the beloved brother and faithful minister G1249 in the Lord, will make everything known to you.

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Paul and Timothy, bond-servants of Christ Jesus, To all the [fn]saints in Christ Jesus who are in Philippi, [fn]including the overseers and deacons: G1249

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just as you learned it from Epaphras, our beloved fellow bond-servant, who is a faithful servant G1249 of Christ on our behalf,

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if indeed you continue in [fn]the faith firmly established and steadfast, and not moved away from the hope of the gospel that you have heard, which was proclaimed in all creation under heaven, and of which I, Paul, [fn]was made a [fn]minister. G1249

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Of this church I [fn]was made a minister G1249 according to the stewardship from God bestowed on me for your benefit, so that I might [fn]fully carry out the preaching of the word of God,

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As to all my affairs, Tychicus, our beloved brother and faithful servant G1249 and fellow bond-servant in the Lord, will bring you information.

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Deacons G1249 likewise must be men of dignity, not [fn]double-tongued, [fn]or addicted to much wine [fn]or fond of sordid gain,

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Deacons G1249 must be husbands of only one wife, and [fn]good managers of their children and their own households.

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In pointing out these things to the brethren, you will be a good servant G1249 of Christ Jesus, constantly nourished on the words of the faith and of the [fn]sound doctrine which you have been following.
 
 
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