λειτουργέω in the New Testament

Definitions

Thayer

1) to serve the state at one's own cost
1a) to assume an office which must be administered at one's own expense
1b) to discharge a public office at one's own cost
1c) to render public service to the state
2) to do a service, perform a work
2a) of priests and Levites who were busied with the sacred rites in the tabernacle or the temple
2b) of Christians serving Christ, whether by prayer, or by instructing others concerning the way of salvation, or in some other way
2c) of those who aid others with their resources, and relieve their poverty
Part of Speech: verb
Citing in TDNT: 4:215, 526

Strong

G3008
From G3011; to be a public servant, that is, (by analogy) to perform religious or charitable functions (worship, obey, relieve): - minister.

Louw-Nida

GlossSection
a serve35.22
b perform religious duties53.13

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)

λειτουργῆσαιverb: aorist active infinitive1
λειτουργούντωνverb: present active participle genitive plural masculine1
λειτουργῶνverb: present active participle nominative singular masculine1
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