2183: ἐφημερία

Noun, Feminine


Dodson dictionary

G2183 ἐφημερία, ας, ἡ

Transliteration: ephēmería

Part(s) of speech: Noun, Feminine

Definition: a class of priests who served for a stated number of days.

From: Public Domain Greek-English lexicon by John Jeffrey Dodson (2010)

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G2183 ἐφημερία

Transliteration: ephēmería

Derivation: from G2184;

Definition: diurnality, i.e. (specially) the quotidian rotation or class of the Jewish priests' service at the Temple, as distributed by families

From: Strong's Greek Dictionary by James Strong (1890)

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

ἐφημερία

G2183 

Occurrences in the NT: 2

ἐφ-ημερία, -ας, ἡ
(< ἐφήμερος), [in LXX chiefly for מִשְׁמֶרֶת, מַחֲלֹקֶת ;]
1. a course of daily services (Ne 13:30, I Ch 25:8, al.).
2. a class or course of priests detailed for service in the temple (I Ch 23:6, al.): Lk 1:5, 8 (cf. MGr., ἐφημέριος, priest).†

From: Abbott-Smith, George, "A Manual Greek-English Lexicon of the Greek New Testament", 1922. Public Domain.

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Occurrences in the Greek New Testament

Text: Nestle's 1904 edition