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Lexicon :: Strong's G2040 - ergatēs

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ἐργάτης
Transliteration
ergatēs
Pronunciation
er-gä'-tās (Key)
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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 2:635,251

Strong’s Definitions

ἐργάτης ergátēs, er-gat'-ace; from G2041; a toiler; figuratively, a teacher:—labourer, worker(-men).


KJV Translation Count — Total: 16x

The KJV translates Strong's G2040 in the following manner: labourer (10x), workman (3x), worker (3x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 16x
The KJV translates Strong's G2040 in the following manner: labourer (10x), workman (3x), worker (3x).
  1. a workman, a labourer

    1. usually one who works for hire esp. an agricultural worker

  2. one who does, a worker, perpetrator

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
ἐργάτης ergátēs, er-gat'-ace; from G2041; a toiler; figuratively, a teacher:—labourer, worker(-men).
STRONGS NT 2040: ἐργάτης
ἐργάτης, ἐργάτου, (ἐργάζομαι);
1. as in Greek writings a workman, a laborer: usually one who works for hire, Matthew 10:10; Luke 10:7; 1 Timothy 5:18; especially an agricultural laborer, Matthew 9:37; Matthew 20:1f, 8; Luke 10:2; James 5:4 (Wis. 17:16); those whose labor artificers employ (i. e. workmen in the restricted sense), Acts 19:25 (opposed to τοῖς τεχνίταις (A. V. craftsmen), Acts 19:24), cf. Bengel at the passage; those who as teachers labor to propagate and promote Christianity among men: 2 Corinthians 11:13; Philippians 3:2; 2 Timothy 2:15, cf. Matthew 9:37; Luke 10:2.
2. one who does, a worker, perpetrator: τῆς ἀδικίας, Luke 13:27 (τῆς ἀνομίας, 1 Macc. 3:6; τῶν καλῶν καί σεμνῶν, Xenophon, mem. 2, 1, 27).
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Matthew
9:37; 9:37; 10:10; 20:1; 20:8
Luke
10:2; 10:2; 10:7; 13:27
Acts
19:24; 19:25
2 Corinthians
11:13
Philippians
3:2
1 Timothy
5:18
2 Timothy
2:15
James
5:4

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G2040 matches the Greek ἐργάτης (ergatēs),
which occurs 16 times in 15 verses in the Greek concordance of the KJV

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 9:37 - Then saith he unto his disciples, The harvest truly is plenteous, but the labourers G2040 are few;
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 9:38 - Pray ye therefore the Lord of the harvest, that he will send forth labourers G2040 into his harvest.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 10:10 - Nor scrip for your journey, neither two coats, neither shoes, nor yet staves: for the workman G2040 is worthy of his meat.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 20:1 - For the kingdom of heaven is like unto a man that is an householder, which went out early in the morning to hire labourers G2040 into his vineyard.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 20:2 - And when he had agreed with the labourers G2040 for a penny a day, he sent them into his vineyard.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 20:8 - So when even was come, the lord of the vineyard saith unto his steward, Call the labourers, G2040 and give them their hire, beginning from the last unto the first.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 10:2 - Therefore said he unto them, The harvest truly is great, but the labourers G2040 are few: pray ye therefore the Lord of the harvest, that he would send forth labourers G2040 into his harvest.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 10:7 - And in the same house remain, eating and drinking such things as they give: for the labourer G2040 is worthy of his hire. Go not from house to house.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 13:27 - But he shall say, I tell you, I know you not whence ye are; depart from me, all ye workers G2040 of iniquity.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 19:25 - Whom he called together with the workmen G2040 of like occupation, and said, Sirs, ye know that by this craft we have our wealth.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 11:13 - For such are false apostles, deceitful workers, G2040 transforming themselves into the apostles of Christ.
Unchecked Copy BoxPhl 3:2 - Beware of dogs, beware of evil workers, G2040 beware of the concision.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 5:18 - For the scripture saith, Thou shalt not muzzle the ox that treadeth out the corn. And, The labourer G2040 is worthy of his reward.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ti 2:15 - Study to shew thyself approved unto God, a workman G2040 that needeth not to be ashamed, rightly dividing the word of truth.
Unchecked Copy BoxJas 5:4 - Behold, the hire of the labourers G2040 who have reaped down your fields, which is of you kept back by fraud, crieth: and the cries of them which have reaped are entered into the ears of the Lord of sabaoth.
 
 
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