3“The manager said within himself, ‘What will I do, seeing that my lord is taking away the management position from me? I don’t have strength to dig. I am ashamed to beg.
Then
StrongsID:
g1161
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
δέ
Transliteration:
Pronounciation:
deh
Part of Speech:
Conjunction
Strongs Glossary:
a primary particle (adversative or continuative); but, and, etc.:--also, and, but, moreover, now (often unexpressed in English).
the
steward
StrongsID:
g3623
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
οἰκονόμος
Transliteration:
oikonómos
Pronounciation:
oy-kon-om'-os
Part of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
from οἶκος and the base of νόμος; a house-distributor (i.e. manager), or overseer, i.e. an employee in that capacity; by extension, a fiscal agent (treasurer); figuratively, a preacher (of the Gospel):--chamberlain, governor, steward.
said
StrongsID:
g2036
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
ἔπω
Transliteration:
épō
Pronounciation:
ep'-o
Part of Speech:
Strongs Glossary:
a primary verb (used only in the definite past tense, the others being borrowed from ἐρέω, ῥέω, and φημί); to speak or say (by word or writing):--answer, bid, bring word, call, command, grant, say (on), speak, tell. Compare λέγω.
within
StrongsID:
g1722
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
ἐν
Transliteration:
en
Pronounciation:
en
Part of Speech:
Preposition
Strongs Glossary:
a primary preposition denoting (fixed) position (in place, time or state), and (by implication) instrumentality (medially or constructively), i.e. a relation of rest (intermediate between εἰς and ἐκ); "in," at, (up-)on, by, etc.:--about, after, against, + almost, X altogether, among, X as, at, before, between, (here-)by (+ all means), for (… sake of), + give self wholly to, (here-)in(-to, -wardly), X mightily, (because) of, (up-)on, (open-)ly, X outwardly, one, X quickly, X shortly, (speedi-)ly, X that, X there(-in, -on), through(-out), (un-)to(-ward), under, when, where(-with), while, with(-in). Often used in compounds, with substantially the same import; rarely with verbs of motion, and then not to indicate direction, except (elliptically) by a separate (and different) preposition.
himself
StrongsID:
g1438
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
ἑαυτοῦ
Transliteration:
heautoû
Pronounciation:
heh-ow-too'
Part of Speech:
Reflexive Pronoun
Strongs Glossary:
from a reflexive pronoun otherwise obsolete and the genitive case (dative case or accusative case) of αὐτός; him- (her-, it-, them-, also (in conjunction with the personal pronoun of the other persons) my-, thy-, our-, your-) self (selves), etc.:--alone, her (own, -self), (he) himself, his (own), itself, one (to) another, our (thine) own(-selves), + that she had, their (own, own selves), (of) them(-selves), they, thyself, you, your (own, own conceits, own selves, -selves).
What
StrongsID:
g5101
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
τίς
Transliteration:
tís
Pronounciation:
tis
Part of Speech:
Interrogative Pronoun
Strongs Glossary:
probably emphatic of τὶς; an interrogative pronoun, who, which or what (in direct or indirect questions):--every man, how (much), + no(-ne, thing), what (manner, thing), where (-by, -fore, -of, -unto, - with, -withal), whether, which, who(-m, -se), why.
shall
I
do
StrongsID:
g4160
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
ποιέω
Transliteration:
poiéō
Pronounciation:
poy-eh'-o
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
apparently a prolonged form of an obsolete primary; to make or do (in a very wide application, more or less direct):--abide, + agree, appoint, X avenge, + band together, be, bear, + bewray, bring (forth), cast out, cause, commit, + content, continue, deal, + without any delay, (would) do(-ing), execute, exercise, fulfil, gain, give, have, hold, X journeying, keep, + lay wait, + lighten the ship, make, X mean, + none of these things move me, observe, ordain, perform, provide, + have purged, purpose, put, + raising up, X secure, shew, X shoot out, spend, take, tarry, + transgress the law, work, yield. Compare πράσσω.
for
StrongsID:
g3754
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
ὅτι
Transliteration:
hóti
Pronounciation:
hot'-ee
Part of Speech:
Conjunction
Strongs Glossary:
neuter of ὅστις as conjunction; demonstrative, that (sometimes redundant); causative, because:--as concerning that, as though, because (that), for (that), how (that), (in) that, though, why.
my
StrongsID:
g3450
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
μοῦ
Transliteration:
moû
Pronounciation:
moo
Part of Speech:
Strongs Glossary:
the simpler form of ἐμοῦ; of me:--I, me, mine (own), my.
lord
StrongsID:
g2962
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
κύριος
Transliteration:
kýrios
Pronounciation:
koo'-ree-os
Part of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
from (supremacy); supreme in authority, i.e. (as noun) controller; by implication, Master (as a respectful title):-- God, Lord, master, Sir.
taketh
away
StrongsID:
g851
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
ἀφαιρέω
Transliteration:
aphairéō
Pronounciation:
af-ahee-reh'-o
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
from ἀπό and αἱρέομαι; to remove (literally or figuratively):--cut (smite) off, take away.
from
StrongsID:
g575
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
ἀπό
Transliteration:
apó
Pronounciation:
apo'
Part of Speech:
Preposition
Strongs Glossary:
a primary particle; "off," i.e. away (from something near), in various senses (of place, time, or relation; literal or figurative):--(X here-)after, ago, at, because of, before, by (the space of), for(-th), from, in, (out) of, off, (up-)on(-ce), since, with. In composition (as a prefix) it usually denotes separation, departure, cessation, completion, reversal, etc.
me
StrongsID:
g1700
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
ἐμοῦ
Transliteration:
emoû
Pronounciation:
em-oo'
Part of Speech:
Strongs Glossary:
a prolonged form of μόχθος; of me:--me, mine, my.
the
stewardship
StrongsID:
g3622
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
οἰκονομία
Transliteration:
oikonomía
Pronounciation:
oy-kon-om-ee'-ah
Part of Speech:
Noun Feminine
Strongs Glossary:
from οἰκονόμος; administration (of a household or estate); specially, a (religious) "economy":--dispensation, stewardship.
I
cannot
StrongsID:
g2480
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
ἰσχύω
Transliteration:
ischýō
Pronounciation:
is-khoo'-o
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
from ἰσχύς; to have (or exercise) force (literally or figuratively):--be able, avail, can do(-not), could, be good, might, prevail, be of strength, be whole, + much work.
cannot
StrongsID:
g3756
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
οὐ
Transliteration:
ou
Pronounciation:
ookh
Part of Speech:
Particle, Negative
Strongs Glossary:
a primary word; the absolute negative (compare μή) adverb; no or not:--+ long, nay, neither, never, no (X man), none, (can-)not, + nothing, + special, un(-worthy), when, + without, + yet but. See also οὐ μή, μῆκος.
dig
StrongsID:
g4626
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
σκάπτω
Transliteration:
skáptō
Pronounciation:
skap'-to
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
apparently a primary verb; to dig:--dig.
to
beg
StrongsID:
g1871
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
ἐπαιτέω
Transliteration:
epaitéō
Pronounciation:
ep-ahee-teh'-o
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
from ἐπί and αἰτέω; to ask for:--beg.
I
am
ashamed
StrongsID:
g153
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
αἰσχύνομαι
Transliteration:
aischýnomai
Pronounciation:
ahee-skhoo'-nom-ahee
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
from (disfigurement, i.e. disgrace); to feel shame (for oneself):--be ashamed.