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Old & New Testament Greek

Entry for Strong's #4904 - συνεργός

Word Origin:
from a presumed compound of (4862) and the base of (2041)
Parts of Speech:
Word Definition  [ Thayer | Strong | Mounce ]
Thayer's Definition
  1. a companion in work, fellow worker
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

συνεργός, όν, working together, joining or helping in work, and as Subst., ὁ, ἡ, helper, E. Or. 1446 (lyr.), Med. 396, Pl. Chrm. 173d, IPE 12.352.37 (Chersonesus, ii B.C.); in bad sense, accomplice, Th. 8.92, PFay. 12.10 (ii B.C.), BGU 1761.8 (i B.C., pl.): c. dat. pers., E. Hipp. 523, Th. 3.63, X. Cyr. 8.4.17, Pl. Smp. 180e, Men. Epit. 83; so metaph., ς. πλοῦτος.. κακίᾳ Teles p.46 H.; distd. from συναίτιον, Gal. 19.393: rarely c. gen. pers., ἡμῶν τι ς. (unless ἡμῶν is partit.) Epicur. Nat. 98 G.; θεοῦ 1 Corinthians 3:9 : c. gen. rei, taking part in a thing, ς. τείχεος helping to make it, Pi. O. 8.32; ς. τῶν ἐν τῷ κόσμῳ γινομένων Heraclit. 75; ξ. ἀδίκων ἔργων, ἀρετᾶς, helping towards them, E. Hipp. 676, Med. 845 (both lyr.); ς. τινί τινος helping a person in a thing, θρήνων ἐμοὶ (prob. for θρήνοις ἐμῶν) ξ. Id. Hel. 1112 (lyr.), cf. X. An. 1.9.21; ς. εἴς τι Id. Mem. 4.3.10, Smp. 8.38, Colossians 4:11; πρός τι X. Mem. 4.3.7; πρὸς κακωδίαν Thphr. Sud. 8; πρὸς τὴν τῆς πόλεως σωτηρίαν Zeno Stoic. 1.61; ἐν μάχαις Ar. Eq. 588 (lyr.): c. inf., ς. τῷ παιδὶ μὴ 'κπεσεῖν E. Ion 48.

2. Astrol., in co-operation, of planetary influence, Vett.Val. 55.15; distd. from ὑπουργός, Serapio in Cat.Cod. Astr. 8(4).226.

II person of the same trade as another, fellowworkman, colleague, c. gen. pers., D. 19.144, cf. IG 12.374.87, PCair.Zen. 758.8 (iii B.C.), Plu. Per. 31: in this sense some write σύνεργος, Ammon. Diff. p.126 V., Thom.Mag. p.339 R.

Thayer's Expanded Definition
 συνεργός, συνεργόν (σύν and ἘΡΓΩ) (from Pindar), Euripides, Thucydides down, a companion in work, fellow-worker ( Vulg. adjutor ( Philippians 2:25; 3 John 1:8 co-operator)): in the N. T. with a genitive of the person, one who labors with another in furthering the cause of Christ, Romans 16:3,9, 21; Philippians 2:25; Philippians 4:3; ( 1 Thessalonians 3:2 Rec.); Philemon 1:1,24; Θεοῦ, one whom God employs as an assistant, as it were (a fellow-worker with God), 1 Thessalonians 3:2 ( G L text WH marginal reading but with τοῦ Θεοῦ in brackets; Rec. et al. διάκονον, which see 1). plural: 1 Corinthians 3:9; with the genitive of the thing ( a joint-promoter ( A. V. helper)), συνεργοί ἐσμεν τῆς χαρᾶς, we labor with you to the end that we may rejoice in your Christian state, 2 Corinthians 1:24. εἰς ὑμᾶς (my) fellow-worker to you-ward, in reference to you, 2 Corinthians 8:23; εἰς τήν βασιλείαν τοῦ Θεοῦ, for the advancement of the kingdom of God, Colossians 4:11; τῇ ἀλήθεια, for (the benefit of) the truth (others render (so R. V.) 'with the truth'; see Westcott at the passage), 3 John 1:8. ( 2 Maccabees 8:7 2 Maccabees 14:5.)

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

** συνεργός , -όν ,

[in LXX: ; *;]

a fellow-worker: c. gen. pers., ; ; , ; , , Rec., ; ; θεοῦ (cf. Lft., Notes, 41, 188), (pl.), [WH] R, mg. (R, txt., διάκονον τοῦ θ .; on the original reading, v. ICC, in l); τ . χαρᾶς ὑηῶν , ; τ . ἀληθείᾳ , ; seq. εἰς , , .





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Vocabulary of the Greek NT

";wretchedness,"; ";distress"; (Romans 3:16 LXX) : cf. P Tebt I. 27.40 (B.C. 113) ἐν τῆι αὐτῆι ταλαιπωρίαι διαμένεις, ";you still continue in the same miserable condition"; (Edd.). For plur. in James 5:1 cf. Aristeas 15 ἀπόλυσον τοὺς συνεχομένους ἐν ταλαιπωρίαις, and see Blass Gr. p. 84.


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