International Standard Bible EncyclopediaOVERSEER
o-ver-se'-er, or -ser': One who overlooks, inspects; in the Old Testament from natsach (2 Chronicles 2:18; in 2 Chronicles 34:13 the Revised Version (British and American) changes to "set forward"), and paqadh (Genesis 39:4, 5 2 Chronicles 34:12, 17; the Revised Version (British and American) has this word for the King James Version "officers" in Genesis 41:34, and for "rulers" in 1 Chronicles 26:32); in the New Testament once for episkopos, in Acts 20:28, where the Revised Version (British and American) has "bishops" (margin "overseers"; compare 1 Peter 5:2).
Greek1985. episkopos -- a superintendent, an overseer
... a superintendent, an overseer. Part of Speech: Noun, Masculine Transliteration:
episkopos Phonetic Spelling: (ep-is'-kop-os) Short Definition: overseer ...
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752. archisunagogos -- ruler of a synagogue
5358. philagathos -- loving that which is good
3623. oikonomos -- the manager of a household
1984. episkope -- a visiting, an overseeing
Strong's Hebrew6496. paqid -- commissioner, deputy, overseer
... 6495, 6496. paqid. 6497 . commissioner, deputy, overseer. Transliteration:
paqid Phonetic Spelling: (paw-keed') Short Definition: overseer. ...
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6727. Tsicha -- an overseer of Nethinim, also an Israelite family
5632. sarak -- chief, overseer
179. Obil -- overseer of David's camels
4453. meltsar -- perhaps guardian
6485. paqad -- to attend to, visit, muster, appoint
7860. shoter -- official, officer
5329. natsach -- preeminent or enduring
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary(n.) A superintendent; a supervisor; as, an overseer of a mill; specifically, one or certain public officers; as, an overseer of the poor; an overseer of highways.
ThesaurusOverseer (84 Occurrences)
... Noah Webster's Dictionary (n.) A superintendent; a supervisor; as, an overseer of
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Zabdiel (2 Occurrences)
Uzzi (11 Occurrences)
Potiphar (4 Occurrences)
Officer (70 Occurrences)
Overseers (47 Occurrences)
Treasure (66 Occurrences)
Keepest (16 Occurrences)
Owned (18 Occurrences)
Octave (3 Occurrences)
Bible ConcordanceOverseer (84 Occurrences)
1 Timothy 3:1 This is a faithful saying: if a man seeks the office of an overseer, he desires a good work.
1 Timothy 3:2 The overseer therefore must be without reproach, the husband of one wife, temperate, sensible, modest, hospitable, good at teaching;
Titus 1:7 For the overseer must be blameless, as God's steward; not self-pleasing, not easily angered, not given to wine, not violent, not greedy for dishonest gain;
1 Peter 2:25 For you were going astray like sheep; but now have returned to the Shepherd and Overseer of your souls.
1 Peter 4:15 Let none of you suffer indeed as murderer, or thief, or evildoer, or as overseer of other people's matters;
Genesis 39:4 Joseph found favor in his sight. He ministered to him, and he made him overseer over his house, and all that he had he put into his hand.
Genesis 39:5 It happened from the time that he made him overseer in his house, and over all that he had, that Yahweh blessed the Egyptian's house for Joseph's sake; and the blessing of Yahweh was on all that he had, in the house and in the field.
Numbers 3:32 Eleazar, the son of Aaron the priest, will be head over all the Levites and overseer of those responsible for the care of the holy place.
2 Samuel 20:24 And Adoram was overseer of the forced work; and Jehoshaphat, the son of Ahilud, was the recorder;
1 Kings 4:6 Ahishar was controller of the king's house; Adoniram, the son of Abda, was overseer of the forced work.
1 Kings 4:19 Geber, the son of Uri, in the land of Gilead, the country of Sihon, king of the Amorites, and Og, king of Bashan; and one overseer had authority over all the overseers who were in the land.
1 Kings 11:28 And Jeroboam was an able and responsible man; and Solomon saw that he was a good worker and made him overseer of all the work given to the sons of Joseph.
1 Kings 12:18 Then King Rehoboam sent Adoniram, the overseer of the forced work; and he was stoned to death by all Israel. And King Rehoboam went quickly and got into his carriage to go in flight to Jerusalem.
2 Kings 25:19 and out of the city he took an officer that was set over the men of war; and five men of them that saw the king's face, who were found in the city; and the scribe of the captain of the host, who mustered the people of the land; and threescore men of the people of the land, that were found in the city.
1 Chronicles 26:24 And Shebuel the son of Gershom, the son of Moses, was overseer of the treasures.
2 Chronicles 10:18 Then Rehoboam sent Adoniram, the overseer of the forced work; and he was stoned to death by all Israel. And King Rehoboam went quickly and got into his carriage to go in flight to Jerusalem.
Nehemiah 11:9 Joel the son of Zichri was their overseer; and Judah the son of Hassenuah was second over the city.
Nehemiah 11:14 and their brothers, mighty men of valor, one hundred twenty-eight; and their overseer was Zabdiel, the son of Haggedolim.
Nehemiah 11:22 The overseer also of the Levites at Jerusalem was Uzzi the son of Bani, the son of Hashabiah, the son of Mattaniah, the son of Mica, of the sons of Asaph, the singers, over the business of the house of God.
Nehemiah 12:42 and Maaseiah, and Shemaiah, and Eleazar, and Uzzi, and Jehohanan, and Malchijah, and Elam, and Ezer. The singers sang loud, with Jezrahiah their overseer.
Job 3:18 There the prisoners are at peace together; the voice of the overseer comes not again to their ears.
Psalms 4:1 To the Overseer with Stringed Instruments. -- A Psalm of David. In my calling answer Thou me, O God of my righteousness. In adversity Thou gavest enlargement to me; Favour me, and hear my prayer.
Psalms 5:1 To the Overseer, 'Concerning the Inheritances.' -- A Psalm of David. My sayings hear, O Jehovah, Consider my meditation.
Psalms 6:1 To the Overseer with stringed instruments, on the octave. -- A Psalm of David. O Jehovah, in Thine anger reprove me not, Nor in Thy fury chastise me.
Psalms 8:1 To the Overseer, 'On the Gittith.' A Psalm of David. Jehovah, our Lord, How honourable Thy name in all the earth! Who settest thine honour on the heavens.
Psalms 9:1 To the Overseer, 'On the Death of Labben.' -- A Psalm of David. I confess, O Jehovah, with all my heart, I recount all Thy wonders,
Psalms 11:1 To the Overseer. -- By David. In Jehovah I trusted, how say ye to my soul, 'They moved 'to' Thy mountain for the bird?
Psalms 12:1 To the Overseer, on the octave. -- A Psalm of David. Save, Jehovah, for the saintly hath failed, For the stedfast have ceased From the sons of men:
Psalms 13:1 To the Overseer. -- A Psalm of David. Till when, O Jehovah, Dost Thou forget me? -- for ever? Till when dost Thou hide Thy face from me?
Psalms 14:1 To the Overseer. -- By David. A fool hath said in his heart, 'God is not;' They have done corruptly, They have done abominable actions, There is not a doer of good.
Psalms 18:1 To the Overseer. -- By a servant of Jehovah, by David, who hath spoken to Jehovah the words of this song in the day Jehovah delivered him from the hand of all his enemies, and from the hand of Saul, and he saith: -- I love Thee, O Jehovah, my strength.
Psalms 19:1 To the Overseer. -- A Psalm of David. The heavens 'are' recounting the honour of God, And the work of His hands The expanse 'is' declaring.
Psalms 20:1 To the Overseer. -- A Psalm of David. Jehovah doth answer thee, In a day of adversity, The name of the God of Jacob doth set thee on high,
Psalms 21:1 To the Overseer. -- A Psalm of David. Jehovah, in Thy strength is the king joyful, In Thy salvation how greatly he rejoiceth.
Psalms 22:1 To the Overseer, on 'The Hind of the Morning.' -- A Psalm of David. My God, my God, why hast Thou forsaken me? Far from my salvation, The words of my roaring?
Psalms 31:1 To the Overseer. -- A Psalm of David. In Thee, O Jehovah, I have trusted, Let me not be ashamed to the age, In Thy righteousness deliver me.
Psalms 36:1 To the Overseer. -- By a servant of Jehovah, by David. The transgression of the wicked Is affirming within my heart, 'Fear of God is not before his eyes,
Psalms 39:1 To the Overseer, to Jeduthun. -- A Psalm of David. I have said, 'I observe my ways, Against sinning with my tongue, I keep for my mouth a curb, while the wicked 'is' before me.'
Psalms 40:1 To the Overseer. -- A Psalm of David. I have diligently expected Jehovah, And He inclineth to me, and heareth my cry,
Psalms 41:1 To the Overseer. -- A Psalm of David. O the happiness of him Who is acting wisely unto the poor, In a day of evil doth Jehovah deliver him.
Psalms 42:1 To the Overseer. -- An Instruction. By sons of Korah. As a hart doth pant for streams of water, So my soul panteth toward Thee, O God.
Psalms 44:1 To the Overseer. -- By sons of Korah. An Instruction. O God, with our ears we have heard, Our fathers have recounted to us, The work Thou didst work in their days, In the days of old.
Psalms 45:1 To the Overseer. -- 'On the Lilies.' -- By sons of Korah. -- An Instruction. -- A song of loves. My heart hath indited a good thing, I am telling my works to a king, My tongue 'is' the pen of a speedy writer.
Psalms 46:1 To the Overseer. -- By sons of Korah. 'For the Virgins.' -- A song. God 'is' to us a refuge and strength, A help in adversities found most surely.
Psalms 47:1 To the Overseer. -- By sons of Korah. A Psalm. All ye peoples, clap the hand, Shout to God with a voice of singing,
Psalms 49:1 To the Overseer. -- By sons of Korah. A Psalm. Hear this, all ye peoples, Give ear, all ye inhabitants of the world.
Psalms 51:1 To the Overseer. -- A Psalm of David, in the coming inn unto him of Nathan the prophet, when he hath gone in unto Bath-Sheba. Favour me, O God, according to Thy kindness, According to the abundance of Thy mercies, Blot out my transgressions.
Psalms 52:1 To the Overseer. -- An instruction, by David, in the coming in of Doeg the Edomite, and he declareth to Saul, and saith to him, 'David came in unto the house of Ahimelech.' What, boasteth thou in evil, O mighty one? The kindness of God 'is' all the day.
Psalms 53:1 To the Overseer. -- 'On a disease.' -- An instruction, by David. A fool said in his heart, 'There is no God.' They have done corruptly, Yea, they have done abominable iniquity, There is none doing good.
Psalms 54:1 To the Overseer with stringed instruments. -- An instruction, by David, in the coming in of the Ziphim, and they say to Saul, 'Is not David hiding himself with us?' O God, by Thy name save me, and by Thy might judge me.
Psalms 55:1 To the Overseer with stringed instruments. -- An instruction, by David. Give ear, O God, 'to' my prayer, And hide not from my supplication.
Psalms 56:1 To the Overseer. -- 'On the Dumb Dove far off.' -- A secret treasure of David, in the Philistines' taking hold of him in Gath. Favour me, O God, for man swallowed me up, All the day fighting he oppresseth me,
Psalms 57:1 To the Overseer. -- 'Destroy not.' -- A secret treasure of David, in his fleeing from the face of Saul into a cave. Favour me, O God, favour me, For in Thee is my soul trusting, And in the shadow of Thy wings I trust, Until the calamities pass over.
Psalms 58:1 To the Overseer. -- 'Destroy not.' -- A secret treasure, by David. Is it true, O dumb one, righteously ye speak? Uprightly ye judge, O sons of men?
Psalms 59:1 To the Overseer. -- 'Destroy not,' by David. -- A secret treasure, in Saul's sending, and they watch the house to put him to death. Deliver me from mine enemies, O my God, From my withstanders set me on high.
Psalms 60:1 To the Overseer. -- 'Concerning the Lily of Testimony,' a secret treasure of David, to teach, in his striving with Aram-Naharaim, and with Aram-Zobah, and Joab turneth back and smiteth Edom in the valley of Salt -- twelve thousand. O God, Thou hadst cast us off, Thou hadst broken us -- hadst been angry! -- Thou dost turn back to us.
Psalms 61:1 To the Overseer, on stringed instruments. -- By David. Hear, O God, my loud cry, attend to my prayer.
Psalms 62:1 To the Overseer, for Jeduthun. -- A Psalm of David. Only -- toward God 'is' my soul silent, From Him 'is' my salvation.
Psalms 64:1 To the Overseer. -- A Psalm of David. Hear, O God, my voice, in my meditation, From the fear of an enemy Thou keepest my life,
Psalms 65:1 To the Overseer. -- A Psalm of David. A Song. To Thee, silence -- praise, O God, 'is' in Zion, And to Thee is a vow completed.
Psalms 66:1 To the Overseer. -- A Song, a Psalm. Shout ye to God, all the earth.
Psalms 67:1 To the Overseer, with stringed instruments. -- A Psalm, a Song. God doth favour us and bless us, Doth cause His face to shine with us. Selah.
Psalms 68:1 To the Overseer. -- A Psalm, a song of David. Rise doth God -- scattered are His enemies! And those hating Him flee from His face.
Psalms 69:1 To the Overseer. -- 'On the Lilies,' by David. Save me, O God, for come have waters unto the soul.
Psalms 70:1 To the Overseer, by David. -- 'To cause to remember.' O God, to deliver me, O Jehovah, for my help, haste.
Psalms 75:1 To the Overseer. -- 'Destroy not.' -- A Psalm of Asaph. -- A Song. We have given thanks to Thee, O God, We have given thanks, and near 'is' Thy name, They have recounted Thy wonders.
Psalms 76:1 To the Overseer with stringed instruments. -- A Psalm of Asaph. -- A Song. In Judah 'is' God known, in Israel His name 'is' great.
Psalms 77:1 To the Overseer, for Jeduthun. -- A Psalm of Asaph. My voice 'is' to God, and I cry, my voice 'is' to God, And He hath given ear unto me.
Psalms 81:1 To the Overseer. -- 'On the Gittith.' By Asaph. Cry aloud to God our strength, Shout to the God of Jacob.
Psalms 84:1 To the Overseer. -- 'On the Gittith By sons of Korah.' -- A Psalm. How beloved Thy tabernacles, Jehovah of Hosts!
Psalms 85:1 To the Overseer. -- By sons of Korah. A Psalm. Thou hast accepted, O Jehovah, Thy land, Thou hast turned 'to' the captivity of Jacob.
Psalms 88:1 A Song, a Psalm, by sons of Korah, to the Overseer, 'Concerning the Sickness of Afflictions.' -- An instruction, by Heman the Ezrahite. O Jehovah, God of my salvation, Daily I have cried, nightly before Thee,
Psalms 109:1 To the Overseer. -- A Psalm of David. O God of my praise, be not silent,
Psalms 139:1 To the Overseer. -- A Psalm by David. Jehovah, Thou hast searched me, and knowest.
Psalms 140:1 To the Overseer. -- A Psalm of David. Deliver me, O Jehovah, from an evil man, From one of violence Thou keepest me.
Proverbs 6:7 which having no chief, overseer, or ruler,
Isaiah 14:4 That you will take up this bitter song against the king of Babylon, and say, How has the cruel overseer come to an end! He who was lifted up in pride is cut off;
Isaiah 60:17 In place of brass, I will give gold, and for iron silver, and for wood brass, and for stones iron: and I will make Peace your judge, and Righteousness your overseer.
Jeremiah 20:1 And Pashhur son of Immer the priest -- who also 'is' overseer, leader in the house of Jehovah -- heareth Jeremiah prophesying these things,
Jeremiah 29:26 The Lord has made you priest in place of Jehoiada the priest, to be an overseer in the house of the Lord for every man who is off his head and is acting as a prophet, to put such men in prison and in chains.
Daniel 1:11 And Daniel saith unto the Meltzar, whom the chief of the eunuchs hath appointed over Daniel, Hananiah, Mishael, and Azariah,
Daniel 1:16 So the steward took away their dainties, and the wine that they should drink, and gave them pulse.
Daniel 6:3 Then this Daniel hath been overseer over the presidents and satraps, because that an excellent spirit 'is' in him, and the king hath thought to establish him over the whole kingdom.
Habakkuk 3:19 Jehovah the Lord 'is' my strength, And He doth make my feet like hinds, And on my high-places causeth me to tread. To the overseer with my stringed instruments!
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