ἐπίσκοπος in the New Testament

Definitions

Thayer

1) an overseer
1a) a man charged with the duty of seeing that things to be done by others are done rightly, any curator, guardian or superintendent
1b) the superintendent, elder, or overseer of a Christian church
Part of Speech: noun masculine
Citing in TDNT: 2:608, 244

Strong

G1985
From G1909 and G4649 (in the sense of G1983); a superintendent, that is, Christian officer in general charge of a (or the) church (literally or figuratively): - bishop, overseer.

Louw-Nida

GlossSection
a guardian35.43
b church leader53.71

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)

ἐπισκόποιςnoun: dative plural masculine1
ἐπίσκοπονnoun: accusative singular masculine3
ἐπισκόπουςnoun: accusative plural masculine1
Total5

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