hetairos: a companionOriginal Word: ἑταῖρος, ου, ὁ
Part of Speech: Noun, Masculine
Phonetic Spelling: (het-ah'-ee-ros)
Short Definition: a companion, comrade
Definition: a companion, comrade, friend.
2083 hetaíros – properly, a companion (normally an imposter), posing to be a comrade but in reality only has his own interests in mind.
2083 /hetaíros ("supposed friend") suggests someone viewed (associated) as a friend, but is actually an imposter acting for self-gain.
[Note the textual confusion about this term with 2087 /héteros at Mt 11:16.]
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
from etés (clansman, cousin)
Thayer's Greek LexiconSTRONGS NT 2083: ἑταῖρος
ἑταῖρος, ἑταίρου, ὁ (from Homer down), the Sept. רֵעַ ; a comrade, mate, partner (A. V. fellow): Matthew 11:16 (where T Tr WH τοῖς ἑτέροις (which see 1 b., and cf. WH. Introductory § 404)); vocative in kindly address, friend (my good friend): Matthew 20:13; Matthew 22:12; Matthew 26:50.
Strong's Exhaustive Concordancecompanion, friend.
From etes (a clansman); a comrade -- fellow, friend.
Forms and TransliterationsΕταιρε εταίρε Ἑταῖρε εταίροι εταίροις εταίρος εταίρου εταίρους εταίρων έτασίν έτασις ετασμοίς Etaire Hetaire Hetaîre
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Englishman's ConcordanceStrong's Greek 2083
Ἑταῖρε — 3 Occ.
Matthew 20:13 N-VMS
GRK: αὐτῶν εἶπεν Ἑταῖρε οὐκ ἀδικῶ
NAS: to one of them, 'Friend, I am doing
KJV: of them, and said, Friend, I do thee
INT: of them he said Friend not I do wrong