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Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #2183 - ἐφημερία

Transliteration
ephēmería
Phonetics
ef-ay-mer-ee'-ah
Origin
from (G2184)
Parts of Speech
Noun Feminine
TDNT
None
Definition
Thayer's
  1. a service limited to a stated series of days
  2. the class or course itself of priests who for a week at a time performed the duties of the priestly office. David divided the priests into twenty four classes, each of which in its turn discharged the duties of the office for an entire week, from sabbath to sabbath
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 4256 ‑ מַחֲלֹקֶת (makh‑al‑o'‑keth);  4929 ‑ מִשְׁמָר (mish‑mawr');  4931 ‑ מִשְׁמֶרֶת (mish‑meh'‑reth);  
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KJV (2)
Luke
2
NAS (2)
Luke
2
HCS (2)
Luke
2
BSB (2)
Luke
2
ESV (2)
Luke
2
WEB (2)
Luke
2
Verse Results
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

ἐφημερ-ία, ἡ,

1. division of the priests for the daily service of the temple, LXX 1 Chronicles 23:6, Ne. 23.30, Luke 1:5.

2. the service itself, LXX 1 Esdras 1:16.

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

ἐφ -ημερία , -ας ,

(< ἐφήμερος ),

[in LXX chiefly for H4931, H4256;]

1. a course of daily services (Nehemiah 13:30, 1 Chronicles 25:8, al.).

2. a class or course of priests detailed for service in the temple (1 Chronicles 23:6, al.): Luke 1:5; Luke 1:8 (cf. MGr., ἐφημέριος , priest).†


Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament.
Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
List of Word Forms
εφημερία εφημερίαι εφημερίαις εφημερίαν εφημεριας εφημερίας εφημέριας ἐφημερίας εφημεριών ephemerias ephemerías ephēmerias ephēmerías
Old / New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2021. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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