ergasia: work (noun)Original Word: ἐργασία, ας, ἡ
Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine
Phonetic Spelling: (er-gas-ee'-ah)
Short Definition: working, activity, trade, performance
Definition: working, activity, work, service, trade, business, gains of business, performance, practice.
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
business (2), effort (1), practice (1), profit (2).
Thayer's Greek LexiconSTRONGS NT 2039: ἐργασία
ἐργασία, ἐργασίας, ἡ, (ἐργάζομαι;
1. equivalent to τό ἐργάζεσθαι, a working, performing: ἀκαθαρσίας, Ephesians 4:19.
2. work, business: Acts 19:25 (Xenophon, oec. 6, 8, et al.).
4. endeavor, pains (A. V. diligence): δίδωμι ἐργασίαν, after the Latinismoperam do, Luke 12:58 (Hermog. de invent. 3, 5, 7). From ergates; occupation; by implication, profit, pains -- craft, diligence, gain, work. see GREEK ergates
From ergates; occupation; by implication, profit, pains -- craft, diligence, gain, work.
see GREEK ergates
Englishman's ConcordanceStrong's Greek 2039
ἐργασίαν — 4 Occ.
ἐργασίας — 2 Occ.
Luke 12:58 N-AFS
GRK: ὁδῷ δὸς ἐργασίαν ἀπηλλάχθαι ἀπ'
NAS: [there] make an effort to settle
KJV: give diligence that thou mayest be delivered
INT: way give earnestness to be set free from