Strong's Enhanced Concordance

The Aionian Bible un-translates and instead transliterates ten special words to help us better understand the extent of God’s love for individuals and all mankind, and the nature of afterlife destinies. The original translation is unaltered and an inline note is appended to 63 Old Testament and 200 New Testament verses. Compare the definitions below to the Aionian Glossary. Follow the blue link below to study the word's usage. Search for any Strong's number: g1-21369 and h1-9049.
to serve
Strongs:
g1247
Word:
διακονέω
Tyndale
Word:
διακονέω
Transliteration:
diakoneō
Gloss:
to serve
Morphhology:
Greek, Verb
Definition:
διακονέω, ῶ (< δίακονος); 1) generally, to minister, serre, wait upon, especially at table, to do one a service, cure for one's needs: absol, Mat.20:28, Mrk.10:45, Luk.10:40 22:26, 27, Jhn.12:2, 1Pe.4:11; ὅσα διηκόνησεν, 2Ti.1:18; with dative of person(s), Mat.4:11 8:15 25:44 27:55, Mrk.1:13, 31 15:41, Luk.4:39 8:3 12:37 17:8, Jhn.12:26, Act.6:2 19:22, Rom.15:25, Phm 13, Heb.6:10. 2) to serve as deacon: 1Ti.3:10, 3:13. 3) C. accusative of thing(s), to minister, supply, supply by ministration: 1Pe.1:12 4:10; pass, 2Co.3:3 8:19, 20. SYN.: λειτουργέω, which see (Cremer, 179). (AS)
Liddell-Scott-Jones
Word:
διακονέω
Transliteration:
diakoneō
Gloss:
to serve
Morphhology:
Greek, Verb
Definition:
διᾱκον-έω, Ionic dialect διηκ-, imperfect ἐδιακόνουν [NT+7th c.BC+]: future -ήσω[Refs 5th c.BC+]: aorist διηκόνησα [Refs 1st c.AD+]; infinitive -ῆσαι[Refs 5th c.BC+]: perfect δεδιακόνηκα [Refs 4th c.BC+]:—middle, imperfect διηκονούμην [Refs 2nd c.AD+]: future -ήσομαι[Refs]: aorist διηκονησάμην [Refs]:—passive, future δεδιακονήσομαι [Refs 1st c.AD+]: aorist ἐδιακονήθην [Refs 4th c.BC+]perfect δεδιακόνημαι, see below 11: (διάκονος):—minister, do service, absolutely, [Refs 5th c.BC+]: with dative person, serve [Refs 4th c.BC+]; δ. ὑποθήκαις τινός [Refs 5th c.BC+]; δ. παρὰ τῷ δεσπότῃ [Refs 3rd c.BC+]; δ. πρὸς ὠνήν τε καὶ πρᾶσιν [Refs 5th c.BC+]:—middle, minister to one's own needs, serve oneself, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; διακονοῦντες καὶ διακονούμενοι ἑαυτοῖς acting as servants and serving themselves, [Refs 5th c.BC+]: also simply like active, οἶνον ἡμῖν χρυσίῳ διακονούμενοι [Refs 2nd c.AD+]:—passive, to be served, οὐκ ἦλθε διακονηθῆναι ἀλλὰ διακονῆσαι [NT] 2) to be a deacon, [NT] II) c.accusative of things, render a service, τινὶ ὅ τι ἂν δεηθῇ [Refs 5th c.BC+]:—passive, to be supplied, τῇ πόλει ἐδιακονήθησαν [αἱ πράξεις] [Refs 4th c.BC+]
Strongs
Word:
διακονέω
Transliteration:
diakonéō
Pronounciation:
dee-ak-on-eh'-o
Language:
Greek
Morphhology:
Verb
Definition:
to be an attendant, i.e. wait upon (menially or as a host, friend, or (figuratively) teacher); technically, to act as a Christian deacon; (ad-)minister (unto), serve, use the office of a deacon; from g1249 (διάκονος);