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Strong's #3408 - μισθός

Transliteration
misthós
Phonetics
mis-thos'
Origin
apparently a primary word
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
TDNT
4:695,599
Definition
Thayer's
  1. dues paid for work
    1. wages, hire
  2. reward: used of the fruit naturally resulting from toils and endeavours
    1. in both senses, rewards and punishments
    2. of the rewards which God bestows, or will bestow, upon good deeds and endeavours
    3. of punishments
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 814 ‑ אֶשְׁכָּר (esh‑cawr');  868 ‑ אֶתְנָן (eth‑nan');  4242 ‑ מְחִיר (mekh‑eer');  5801 ‑ עִזְבוֹנִים (iz‑zaw‑bone');  6467 ‑ פֹּעַל (po'‑al);  7939 ‑ שָׂכָר (saw‑kawr');  7939 ‑ שָׂכָר (saw‑kawr');  
Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
  3. Parsing
KJV (29)
Matthew
10
Mark
1
Luke
3
John
1
Acts
1
Romans
1
1 Corinthians
4
1 Timothy
1
James
1
2 Peter
2
2 John
1
Jude
1
Revelation
2
NAS (29)
Matthew
10
Mark
1
Luke
3
John
1
Acts
1
Romans
1
1 Corinthians
4
1 Timothy
1
James
1
2 Peter
2
2 John
1
Jude
1
Revelation
2
HCS (29)
Matthew
10
Mark
1
Luke
3
John
1
Acts
1
Romans
1
1 Corinthians
4
1 Timothy
1
James
1
2 Peter
2
2 John
1
Jude
1
Revelation
2
BSB (29)
Matthew
10
Mark
1
Luke
3
John
1
Acts
1
Romans
1
1 Corinthians
4
1 Timothy
1
James
1
2 Peter
2
2 John
1
Jude
1
Revelation
2
ESV (22)
Matthew
7
Mark
1
Luke
3
John
1
Romans
1
1 Corinthians
4
1 Timothy
1
James
1
2 Peter
2
Revelation
1
WEB (30)
Matthew
10
Mark
1
Luke
4
John
1
Acts
1
Romans
1
1 Corinthians
3
1 Timothy
1
James
1
2 Peter
2
2 John
2
Jude
1
Revelation
2
Verse Results
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

μισθός, ὁ,

I

1. hire, μισθῷ ἔπι ῥητῷ for fixed wages, Il. 21.445; μισθοῖο τέλος the end of our hired service, ib. 450; μισθὸς.. εἰρημένος ἄρκιος ἔστω Hes. Op. 370; θητεύειν ἐπὶ μισθῷ παρά τινι Hdt. 8.137, cf. 5.65; πείθειν ἐπὶ μ. Id. 8.4; μισθοῦ ἕνεκα ὑπηρετεῖν X. An. 2.5.14: gen. μισθοῦ for hire, S. Tr. 560, Th. 4.124, 7.25, D. 19.94; μ. στρατεύεσθαι Plb. 3.109.6; μισθὸν δοῦναι, διδόναι, πορίζειν, E. Andr. 609, HF 19, Ar. Eq. 1019; ὡς ἐς ἑξήκοντα ναῦς μηνὸς μισθόν as a month's pay, Th. 6.8; μισθοὺς μεγάλους ἔφερον Thgn. 434, cf. Ar. Ach. 66; μ. λαβεῖν Hdt. 8.117, E. IT 593, Th. 8.83; δέχεσθαι X. Revelation 16:1-21; φέρεσθαι Id. Oec. 1.4; μ. πράττεσθαι exact it, Pi. O. 10(11).29, Pl. Prt. 325b; μ. αἰτεῖν Id. R. 345e; hire, μ. ὄνων, πλοίου, PAmh. 2.126.11, 37. esp. at Athens, pay, allowance for public service, μ. δικαστικός Sch. Ar. V. 299; μ. ἐκκλησιαστικός Luc. Dem.Enc. 25; ὁ τῆς πρυτανείας μ. pay received during the prytany, Aeschin. 1.123.

2. physician's fee, μ. ἄρνυσθαι Arist. Pol. 1287a36.

II

1. generally, recompense, reward, Il. 10.304, etc.; ἀρετῆς μ. Pl. R. 363d, cf. Matthew 5:12, etc.

2. in bad sense, requital, A. Ag. 1261, S. Ant. 221; μ. ἀνδρὶ δυσσεβεῖ E. Hipp. 1050. (Cf. Avest. mîŽþda -, Goth. mizdô, OSlav. m[icaron]zda 'pay', O E. meord, méd 'meed'.)

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

μισθός , -οῦ , ,

[in LXX chiefly for H7939;]

1. prop., wages, hire: Matthew 20:8, Luke 10:7, Romans 4:4, 1 Timothy 5:18, James 5:4, Judges 1:11; μ . ἀδικίας , Acts 1:18, 2 Peter 2:13 (but v. Mayor and ICC, in l), 2 Peter 2:15.

2. Generally, reward: John 4:36, 1 Corinthians 9:18; esp. of divine rewards, Matthew 5:12; Matthew 6:1-2; Matthew 6:5; Matthew 6:16; Matthew 10:41-42 Mark 9:41, Luke 6:23; Luke 6:35, 1 Corinthians 3:8; 1 Corinthians 3:14, 2 John 1:8, Revelation 11:18; Revelation 22:12; ἔχειν μ ., Matthew 5:46, 1 Corinthians 9:17.†


Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament.
Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
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μισθον μισθόν μισθὸν μισθος μισθός μισθὸς μισθου μισθού μισθοῦ μισθούς misthon misthòn misthos misthós misthòs misthou misthoû
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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