διακονέω in the New Testament

Definitions

Thayer

1) to be a servant, attendant, domestic, to serve, wait upon
1a) to minister to one, render ministering offices to
1a1) to be served, ministered unto
1b) to wait at a table and offer food and drink to the guests
1b1) of women preparing food
1c) to minister, i.e. supply food and necessities of life
1c1) to relieve one's necessities (e.g. by collecting alms), to provide take care of, distribute, the things necessary to sustain life
1c2) to take care of the poor and the sick, who administer the office of a deacon
1c3) in Christian churches to serve as deacons
1d) to minister
1d1) to attend to anything, that may serve another's interests
1d2) to minister a thing to one, to serve one or by supplying any thing
Part of Speech: verb
Citing in TDNT: 2:81, 152

Strong

G1247
From G1249; to be an attendant, that is, wait upon (menially or as a host, friend or [figuratively] teacher); technically to act as a Christian deacon: - (ad-) minister (unto), serve, use the office of a deacon.

Louw-Nida

GlossSection
a serve35.19
b take care of35.37
c wait upon46.13
d be a deacon53.66
(διακονέω τραπέζαις) handle finances57.230

Classical Greek Dictionaries

These two sites give similar information, with the definition from several dictionaries and statistics on the use of the word.

Perseus Digital Library

University of Chicago's Logion lexicon

Ulrik Petersen

Strong's dictionary

Crosswalk

Thayer's dictionary plus other information.

LaParola

From this site's dictionary (in Italian)

In the New Testament

SBL (also Westcott and Hort; Tischendorf; Byzantine)

διακόνειverb: 2nd person present active imperative singular1
διακονεῖverb: 3rd person present active indicative singular1
διακονεῖνverb: present active infinitive2
διακονείτωσανverb: 3rd person present active imperative plural1
διακονῇverb: 3rd person present active subjunctive singular3
διακονηθεῖσαverb: aorist passive participle nominative singular feminine1
διακονηθῆναιverb: aorist passive infinitive2
διακονῆσαιverb: aorist active infinitive2
διακονήσαντεςverb: aorist active participle nominative plural masculine2
διακονήσειverb: 3rd person future active indicative singular1
διακονουμένῃverb: present passive participle dative singular feminine2
διακονοῦντεςverb: present active participle nominative plural masculine2
διακονούντωνverb: present active participle genitive plural masculine1
διακονοῦσαιverb: present active participle nominative plural feminine1
διακονῶνverb: present active participle nominative singular masculine4
διηκόνειverb: 3rd person imperfect active indicative singular4
διηκονήσαμένverb: 1st person aorist active indicative plural1
διηκόνησενverb: 3rd person aorist active indicative singular1
διηκόνουνverb: 3rd person imperfect active indicative plural5
Total37

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