3019. Leuités
Strong's Concordance
Leuités: a Levite, a descendant of Levi
Original Word: Λευΐτης, ου, ὁ
Part of Speech: Noun, Masculine
Transliteration: Leuités
Phonetic Spelling: (lyoo-ee'-tace)
Definition: a Levite, a descendant of Levi
Usage: a Levite, properly a man of the tribe of Levi; hence: a priest's assistant, an under priest, as the members of that tribe were charged with this duty.
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from Leui
Definition
a Levite, a desc. of Levi
NASB Translation
Levite (2), Levites (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 3019: Λευίτης

Λευίτης (T WH Λευειτης (so Tr except in Acts 4:36; see εἰ, )), Λευίτου, , a Levite;

a. one of Levi's posterity.

b. in a norrower sense those were called Levites (Hebrew לֵוִי בְּנֵי, לְוִיִּים) who, not being of the race of Aaron for whom alone the priesthood was reserved, served as assistants of the priests. It was their duty to keep the sacred utensils and the temple clean, to provide the sacred loaves, to open and shut the gates of the temple, to sing sacred hymns in the temple, and do many other things; so Luke 10:32; John 1:19; Acts 4:36; ((Plutarch, quaest. conv. 1. iv. quaest. 6, 5; Philo de vit. Moys. i. § 58). See BB. DD., under the word ; Edersheim, The Temple, 2nd edition, p. 63ff.)

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
Levite.

From Leui; a Levite, i.e. Descendant of Levi -- Levite.

see GREEK Leui

Forms and Transliterations
Λευειτας Λευείτας Λευειτης Λευείτης Λευίτας Λευίτης Leuitas Leuítas Leuites Leuitēs Leuítes Leuítēs
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Englishman's Concordance
Luke 10:32 N-NMS
GRK: δὲ καὶ Λευίτης γενόμενος κατὰ
NAS: Likewise a Levite also, when he came
KJV: And likewise a Levite, when he was at
INT: moreover also a Levite was at

John 1:19 N-AMP
GRK: ἱερεῖς καὶ Λευίτας ἵνα ἐρωτήσωσιν
NAS: to him priests and Levites from Jerusalem
KJV: priests and Levites from Jerusalem
INT: priests and Levites that they might ask

Acts 4:36 N-NMS
GRK: Υἱὸς Παρακλήσεως Λευίτης Κύπριος τῷ
NAS: Now Joseph, a Levite of Cyprian birth,
KJV: of consolation,) a Levite, [and] of the country
INT: Son of encouragement a Levite a Cypriot at the

Strong's Greek 3019
3 Occurrences


Λευίτας — 1 Occ.
Λευίτης — 2 Occ.











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