halieus: a fishermanOriginal Word: ἁλιεύς, έως, ὁ
Part of Speech: Noun, Masculine
Phonetic Spelling: (hal-ee-yoos')
Short Definition: a fisherman
Definition: a fisherman.
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
from hals (the sea)
fishermen (3), fishers (2).
Thayer's Greek LexiconSTRONGS NT 231: ἁλεευς
[ἁλεευς, ὁ, T WH uniformly for ἁλιεύς, see Tdf.'s note on Mark 1:16 and N. T. edition 7, Proleg., p. 1; especially edition 8, Proleg., p. 82f; WHs Appendix, p. 151.]
STRONGS NT 231: ἁλιεύςἁλιεύς, (έως (ὁ (ἅλς, ἁλός, the sea) (from Homer down); a fisherman, fisher: Matthew 4:18; Mark 1:16; Luke 5:2 — in all which passages T and WH have ἁλεεῖς from the form ἁλεεύς, which see. From hals; a sailor (as engaged on the salt water), i.e. (by implication) a fisher -- fisher(-man). see GREEK hals
From hals; a sailor (as engaged on the salt water), i.e. (by implication) a fisher -- fisher(-man).
see GREEK hals
Englishman's ConcordanceStrong's Greek 231
ἁλιεῖς — 5 Occ.
Matthew 4:18 N-NMP
GRK: ἦσαν γὰρ ἁλιεῖς
NAS: into the sea; for they were fishermen.
KJV: for they were fishers.
INT: they were indeed fishermen