3835. panourgos
Strong's Concordance
panourgos: ready to do anything, crafty, skillful
Original Word: πανοῦργος, ον
Part of Speech: Noun, Masculine
Transliteration: panourgos
Phonetic Spelling: (pan-oor'-gos)
Definition: ready to do anything, crafty, skillful
Usage: cunning, crafty, skilful, clever.
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Cognate: 3835 panoúrgos – properly, a person doing anything to get their way ("anything it takes"). 3935 /paríēmi ("crafty-fellow") is used only in 2 Cor 12:16 where it describes a scoundrel (an unscrupulous person) who will do any evil to "succeed." See 3834 (panourgia).

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from pas and ergon
ready to do anything, crafty, skillful
NASB Translation
crafty (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 3835: πανοῦργος

πανοῦργος, πανοῦργον (πᾶς and ἘΠΤΩ equivalent to ἐργάζομαι; on the accent, see κακοῦργος), the Sept. for עָרוּם; skillful, clever, i. e.:

1. in a good sense, fit to undertake and accomplish anything, dexterous; wise, sagacious, skillful (Aristotle, Polybius, Plutarch, others; the Sept. Proverbs 13:1; Proverbs 28:2). But far more frequent.

2. in a bad sense, crafty, cunning, knavish, treacherous, deceitful, (Tragg., Aristophanes, Plato, Plutarch, others; the Sept.; Sir. 6:32 (31) (but here in a good sense); , etc.): 2 Corinthians 12:16.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

From pas and ergon; all-working, i.e. Adroit (shrewd) -- crafty.

see GREEK pas

see GREEK ergon

Forms and Transliterations
πανούργοι πανουργος πανούργος πανοῦργος πανουργότερος πανούργων πανταχή panourgos panoûrgos
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Englishman's Concordance
2 Corinthians 12:16 N-NMS
GRK: ἀλλὰ ὑπάρχων πανοῦργος δόλῳ ὑμᾶς
NAS: nevertheless, crafty fellow that I am, I took
KJV: being crafty, I caught
INT: but being crafty with trickery you

Strong's Greek 3835
1 Occurrence

πανοῦργος — 1 Occ.

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