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Vine's Expository Dictionary of NT Words

Worker, Workfellow, Fellow Workers, Workman

1: ἐργάτης

(Strong's #2040 — Noun Masculine — ergates — er-gat'-ace )

is translated "workers" in Luke 13:27 ("of iniquity"); 2 Corinthians 11:13 ("deceitful"); Philippians 3:2 ("evil"); "work man," Matthew 10:10 , AV (RV, "laborer"); "workman," 2 Timothy 2:15; "workmen," Acts 19:25 . See LABORER.

2: συνεργός

(Strong's #4904 — Adjective — sunergos — soon-er-gos' )

denotes "a worker with," and is rendered "workfellow" in Romans 16:21 , AV, RV, "fellow worker;" in Colossians 4:11 , "fellow workers" (see RV). See the RV , "God's fellow workers," in 1 Corinthians 3:9 . See COMPANION , HELPER , LABORER , Note.

Note: For "workers at home," Titus 2:5 , see HOME , B.

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Vines, W. E., M. A. Entry for 'Worker, Workfellow, Fellow Workers, Workman'. Vine's Expository Dictionary of NT Words. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/ved/w/worker-workfellow-fellow-workers-workman.html. 1940.

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