17“He said to him, ‘Well done, you good servant! Because you were found faithful with very little, you shall have authority over ten cities.’
And
StrongsID:
g2532
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
καί
Transliteration:
kaí
Pronounciation:
kahee
Part of Speech:
Conjunction
Strongs Glossary:
apparently, a primary particle, having a copulative and sometimes also a cumulative force; and, also, even, so then, too, etc.; often used in connection (or composition) with other particles or small words:--and, also, both, but, even, for, if, or, so, that, then, therefore, when, yet.
he
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.
unto
him
StrongsID:
g846
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
αὐτός
Transliteration:
autós
Pronounciation:
ow-tos'
Part of Speech:
Personal Pronoun
Strongs Glossary:
from the particle (perhaps akin to the base of ἀήρ through the idea of a baffling wind) (backward); the reflexive pronoun self, used (alone or in the comparative ἑαυτοῦ) of the third person , and (with the proper personal pronoun) of the other persons:--her, it(-self), one, the other, (mine) own, said, (self-), the) same, ((him-, my-, thy- )self, (your-)selves, she, that, their(-s), them(-selves), there(-at, - by, -in, -into, -of, -on, -with), they, (these) things, this (man), those, together, very, which. Compare αὑτοῦ.
Well
StrongsID:
g2095
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
εὖ
Transliteration:
Pronounciation:
yoo
Part of Speech:
Adverb
Strongs Glossary:
neuter of a primary (good); (adverbially) well:--good, well (done).
thou
good
StrongsID:
g18
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
ἀγαθός
Transliteration:
agathós
Pronounciation:
ag-ath-os'
Part of Speech:
Adjective
Strongs Glossary:
a primary word; "good" (in any sense, often as noun):--benefit, good(-s, things), well. Compare καλός.
servant
StrongsID:
g1401
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
δοῦλος
Transliteration:
doûlos
Pronounciation:
doo'-los
Part of Speech:
Noun
Strongs Glossary:
from δέω; a slave (literal or figurative, involuntary or voluntary; frequently, therefore in a qualified sense of subjection or subserviency):--bond(-man), servant.
because
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.
thou
hast
been
StrongsID:
g1096
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
γίνομαι
Transliteration:
gínomai
Pronounciation:
ghin'-om-ahee
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
a prolongation and middle voice form of a primary verb; to cause to be ("gen"-erate), i.e. (reflexively) to become (come into being), used with great latitude (literal, figurative, intensive, etc.):--arise, be assembled, be(-come, -fall, -have self), be brought (to pass), (be) come (to pass), continue, be divided, draw, be ended, fall, be finished, follow, be found, be fulfilled, + God forbid, grow, happen, have, be kept, be made, be married, be ordained to be, partake, pass, be performed, be published, require, seem, be showed, X soon as it was, sound, be taken, be turned, use, wax, will, would, be wrought.
faithful
StrongsID:
g4103
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
πιστός
Transliteration:
pistós
Pronounciation:
pis-tos'
Part of Speech:
Adjective
Strongs Glossary:
from πείθω; objectively, trustworthy; subjectively, trustful:--believe(-ing, -r), faithful(-ly), sure, true.
in
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.
a
very
little
StrongsID:
g1646
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
ἐλάχιστος
Transliteration:
eláchistos
Pronounciation:
el-akh'-is-tos
Part of Speech:
Adjective
Strongs Glossary:
superlative of (short); used as equivalent to μικρός; least (in size, amount, dignity, etc.):--least, very little (small), smallest.
have
StrongsID:
g2192
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
ἔχω
Transliteration:
échō
Pronounciation:
skheh'-o
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
a primary verb; to hold (used in very various applications, literally or figuratively, direct or remote; such as possession; ability, contiuity, relation, or condition):--be (able, X hold, possessed with), accompany, + begin to amend, can(+ -not), X conceive, count, diseased, do + eat, + enjoy, + fear, following, have, hold, keep, + lack, + go to law, lie, + must needs, + of necessity, + need, next, + recover, + reign, + rest, + return, X sick, take for, + tremble, + uncircumcised, use.
thou
authority
StrongsID:
g1849
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
ἐξουσία
Transliteration:
exousía
Pronounciation:
ex-oo-see'-ah
Part of Speech:
Noun Feminine
Strongs Glossary:
from ἔξεστι (in the sense of ability); privilege, i.e. (subjectively) force, capacity, competency, freedom, or (objectively) mastery (concretely, magistrate, superhuman, potentate, token of control), delegated influence:--authority, jurisdiction, liberty, power, right, strength.
authority
StrongsID:
g2468
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
ἴσθι
Transliteration:
ísthi
Pronounciation:
is'-thee
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
second person imperative present of εἰμί; be thou:--+ agree, be, X give thyself wholly to.
over
StrongsID:
g1883
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
ἐπάνω
Transliteration:
epánō
Pronounciation:
ep-an'-o
Part of Speech:
Adverb
Strongs Glossary:
from ἐπί and ἄνω; up above, i.e. over or on (of place, amount, rank, etc.):--above, more than, (up-)on, over.
ten
StrongsID:
g1176
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
δέκα
Transliteration:
déka
Pronounciation:
dek'-ah
Part of Speech:
Noun
Strongs Glossary:
a primary number; ten:--(eight-)een, ten.
cities
StrongsID:
g4172
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
πόλις
Transliteration:
pólis
Pronounciation:
pol'-is
Part of Speech:
Noun Feminine
Strongs Glossary:
probably from the same as πόλεμος, or perhaps from πολύς; a town (properly, with walls, of greater or less size):--city.