3787. ophthalmodoulia
Strong's Concordance
ophthalmodoulia: eye service
Original Word: ὀφθαλμοδουλεία, ας, ἡ
Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine
Transliteration: ophthalmodoulia
Phonetic Spelling: (of-thal-mod-oo-li'-ah)
Definition: eye service
Usage: eye-service; service rendered only while the master watches.
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from ophthalmos and douleia
eye service
NASB Translation
external service (1), eyeservice (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 3787: ὀφθαλμοδουλεία

ὀφθαλμοδουλεία (T WH ὀφθαλμοδουλία; see Iota), ὀφθαλμοδουλειας, (ὀφθαλμοδουλος, Apostolic Constitutions (4, 12, Coteler. Patr. Apost.) 1, p. 299a; and this from ὀφθαλμός and δοῦλος) (A. V. eye-service i. e.) service performed (only) under the master's eye (μή κατ' ὀφθαλμοδουλίαν, τουτεστι μή μόνον παρόντων τῶν δεσποτῶν καί ὁρώντων, ἀλλά καί ἀποντων, Theophylact on Ephesians 6:6; "for the master's eye usually stimulates to greater diligence; his absence, on the other hand, renders sluggish." H. Stephanus): Ephesians 6:6; Colossians 3:22. Not found elsewhere; (cf. Winer's Grammar, 100 (94)).

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

From ophthalmos and douleia; sight-labor, i.e. That needs watching (remissness) -- eye-service.

see GREEK ophthalmos

see GREEK douleia

Forms and Transliterations
ἐν οφθαλμοδουλείαις οφθαλμοδουλείαν ὀφθαλμοδουλίᾳ οφθαλμοδουλιαις ὀφθαλμοδουλίαις οφθαλμοδουλιαν ὀφθαλμοδουλίαν en ophthalmodoulia ophthalmodoulíāi ophthalmodoulian ophthalmodoulían
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Englishman's Concordance
Ephesians 6:6 N-AFS
GRK: μὴ κατ' ὀφθαλμοδουλίαν ὡς ἀνθρωπάρεσκοι
NAS: not by way of eyeservice, as men-pleasers,
KJV: Not with eyeservice, as menpleasers;
INT: not with eye-service as men-pleasers

Strong's Greek 3787
1 Occurrence

ὀφθαλμοδουλίαν — 1 Occ.

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