5057: τελώνης

Noun, Masculine


Dodson dictionary

G5057 τελώνης, ου, ὁ

Transliteration: telṓnēs

Part(s) of speech: Noun, Masculine

Definition: a publican, collector of taxes.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G5057 τελώνης

Transliteration: telṓnēs

Derivation: from G5056 and G5608;

Definition: a tax-farmer, i.e. collector of public revenue

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

τελώνης

G5057 

Occurrences in the NT: 21

* τελώνης, -ου, ὁ
(< τέλος, ὠνέομαι)
1. a farmer of taxes (Lat. publicanus).
2. A subordinate of the former, who collected taxes or tolls in a particular district, a tax-gatherer (EV, publican): Mt 5:46 10:3, Lk 3:12 5:27, 29 7:29 18:10, 11, 13; pl., τ. κ. ἁμαρτωλοί, Mt 9:10, 11 11:19, Mk 2:15, 16, Lk 5:30 7:34 15:1; τ. κ. πόρναι, Mt 21:31, 32; ὁ ἐθνικὸς κ. ὁ τ., Mt 18:17 (cf. DB, iv, 172; ext., 394 f.; MM, xxiv).†

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