οἰκονόμος in the New Testament

Definitions

Thayer

1) the manager of household or of household affairs
1a) especially a steward, manager, superintendent (whether free-born as was usually the case, a freed-man or a slave) to whom the head of the house or proprietor has intrusted the management of his affairs, the care of receipts and expenditures, and the duty of dealing out the proper portion to every servant and even to the children not yet of age
1b) the manager of a farm or landed estate, an overseer
1c) the superintendent of the city's finances, the treasurer of a city (or of treasurers or quaestors of kings)
2) metaphorically the apostles and other Christian teachers and bishops and overseers
Part of Speech: noun masculine
Citing in TDNT: 5:149, 674

Strong

G3623
From G3624 and the base of G3551; a house distributor (that is, manager), or overseer, that is, an employee in that capacity; by extension a fiscal agent (treasurer); figuratively a preacher (of the Gospel): - chamberlain, governor, steward.

Louw-Nida

GlossSection
b administrator37.39
a manager of a household46.4
(οἰκονόμος τῆς πόλεως) city treasurer57.231

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)

οἰκονόμοιnoun: nominative plural masculine1
οἰκονόμοιςnoun: dative plural masculine1
οἰκονόμονnoun: accusative singular masculine3
οἰκονόμοςnoun: nominative singular masculine3
οἰκονόμουςnoun: accusative plural masculine2
Total10

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