Worker
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
1. (n.) One who, or that which, works; a laborer; a performer; as, a worker in brass.

2. (n.) One of the neuter, or sterile, individuals of the social ants, bees, and white ants. The workers are generally females having the sexual organs imperfectly developed. See Ant, and White ant, under White.

International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
WORKER; WORKFELLOW; WORKMAN

wur'-der, wurk'-fel-o, wurk'-man (charash, pa`al; ergates, sunergos): "Worker" (artificer) is the translation of charash, "to cut in" (1 Kings 7:14, "a worker in brass"), and of charash, "artificer," etc. (1 Chronicles 22:15); "workers of stone," rendered "workman," "workmen" (Isaiah 40:20; Isaiah 44:11 Jeremiah 10:3, 9, "artificer"; Hosea 8:6); `asah, "to work," is translated "workers" of iniquity (Psalm 37:1, "them that work unrighteousness"); `asah mela'khah, "to do work" (2 Kings 12:14, 15, "workmen," "them that did the work"; 1 Chronicles 22:15 2 Chronicles 24:13, etc.; Ezra 3:9);'aneshe mela'khah, "men of work" (1 Chronicles 25:1, "workmen," "them that did the work"); `amel, "working," "toiling" (Judges 5:26, "put.... her right hand to the workmen's hammer"); pa`al, "to act," "do," when translated "workers," is joined with "iniquity," "workers of iniquity" (Job 31:3; Job 34:8, 22 Psalm 5:5; Psalm 6:8; Psalm 14:4, etc.; Proverbs 10:29; Proverbs 21:15); ergates, "worker," is translated "workman" (Matthew 10:10, "laborer"; 2 Timothy 2:15 Acts 19:25), "workers" (of iniquity) (Luke 13:27), "deceitful workers" (2 Corinthians 11:13), "evil workers" (Philippians 3:2); dunamis, "power," is translated "(workers of) miracles" (1 Corinthians 12:29 margin, the Revised Version (British and American) "powers"); sunergeo, "to work with" (2 Corinthians 6:1, "working together with him").

Workfellow is the translation of sunergos, "joint or fellow-worker" (Romans 16:21 Colossians 4:11).

Workmaster occurs in Ecclesiasticus 38:27, as the translation of architekton.

For "of ("with") cunning work" (Exodus 26:1, 31; Exodus 28:6, 15; 36:8, 35; 39:3, 8), the American Standard Revised Version has "the work of the skillful workman," the English Revised Version "of the cunning workman"; instead of "I was by him as one brought up (with him)" (Proverbs 8:30), the Revised Version (British and American) has "I was by him as a master workman.

W. L. Walker

Greek
4904. sunergos -- a fellow worker
... a fellow worker. Part of Speech: Adjective Transliteration: sunergos Phonetic Spelling:
(soon-er-gos') Short Definition: a fellow worker Definition: a fellow ...
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5471. chalkeus -- a worker in metal
... a worker in metal. Part of Speech: Noun, Masculine Transliteration: chalkeus Phonetic
Spelling: (khalk-yooce') Short Definition: a worker in brass or copper ...
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1092. georgos -- a husbandman, vinedresser
... a husbandman, vinedresser. Part of Speech: Noun, Masculine Transliteration: georgos
Phonetic Spelling: (gheh-ore-gos') Short Definition: a worker of the soil ...
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2040. ergates -- a workman
... See 2041 (). Word Origin from ergazomai Definition a workman NASB Word Usage laborer
(2), laborers (6), worker (1), workers (4), workman (1), workmen (1). ...
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3407. misthios -- a hired servant
... a hired servant. Part of Speech: Adjective Transliteration: misthios Phonetic Spelling:
(mis'-thee-os) Short Definition: a paid worker Definition: a paid worker ...
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695. argurokopos -- a beater of silver, ie a silversmith
... silversmith. From arguros and kopto; a beater (ie Worker) of silver -- silversmith.
see GREEK arguros. see GREEK kopto. (argurokopos) -- 1 Occurrence. 694, 695 ...
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2418. hierourgeo -- to perform sacred rites
... minister. From a compound of hieron and the base of ergon; to be a temple-worker,
ie Officiate as a priest (figuratively) -- minister. see GREEK hieron. ...
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3414. mna -- a mina (Gr. monetary unit)
... See also 1220 ("denarius") and 1406 ("drachma"). One was equivalent to 100
denarii (= one hundred days' wages for the common worker). ...
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2557. kakourgos -- a criminal
... of Speech: Adjective Transliteration: kakourgos Phonetic Spelling: (kak-oor'-gos)
Short Definition: a criminal Definition: (lit: an evil-worker), a criminal. ...
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2815. Klemes -- Clement, a Christian at Philippi
... Part of Speech: Noun, Masculine Transliteration: Klemes Phonetic Spelling:
(klay'-mace) Short Definition: Clement Definition: Clement, a fellow-worker of Paul ...
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Strong's Hebrew
6001a. amel -- a laborer, sufferer
... Word Origin from amal Definition a laborer, sufferer NASB Word Usage who suffers
(2), worker's (1), workmen's (1). 6001, 6001a. amel. 6001b . ...
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2359. Churi -- a Gadite
... Word Origin from chavar Definition a Gadite NASB Word Usage Huri (1). Huri. Probably
from chuwr; linen-worker; Churi, an Israelite -- Huri. see HEBREW chuwr. ...
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2790a. charash -- to cut in, engrave, plow, devise
... devises (2), do (1), engraved (1), farmer plow (1), implements (1), plotting (1),
plow (5), plowed (4), plowers plowed (1), plowing (2), plowman (1), worker (1 ...
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5654. Obed Edom -- "servant of Edom," an Israelite name
... Obed-Edom, the name of five Israelites. From the active participle of abad and
'Edom; worker of Edom; Obed-Edom, the name of five Israelites: see HEBREW abad. ...
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2796. charash -- engraver, artificer
... From charash; a fabricator or any material -- artificer, (+) carpenter, craftsman,
engraver, maker, + mason, skilful, (+) smith, worker, workman, such as ...
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6213a. asah -- do, make
... deal (1), treat (3), tried (1), trim (1), trimmed (1), truly practice (1), use
(1), used (4), wage (2), waged (2), work (12), worked (7), worker (2), working ( ...
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2790. charash -- to cut in, engrave, plow, devise
... leave off speaking, hold peace, plow(-er, man), be quiet, rest, practise secretly,
keep silence, be silent, speak not a word, be still, hold tongue, worker. ...
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6466. paal -- do, make
... 7), working (1), works (2), wrought (1). commit, evil doer, maker, ordain,
worker. A primitive root; to do or make (systematically ...
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Library

One Worker Preparing for Another
... One Worker Preparing for Another. A Sermon (No.2261). Intended for Reading
on Lord's-Day, June 19th, 1892,. Delivered by. CH SPURGEON,. ...
/.../spurgeon/spurgeons sermons volume 38 1892/one worker preparing for another.htm

I Want to be a Worker. PM
... 413 I Want to Be a Worker. PM. Delight in God's Work. I want to be a worker
for the Lord, I want to love and trust his holy word; I ...
//christianbookshelf.org/lorenz/the otterbein hymnal/413 i want to be.htm

Of Gregory Thaumaturgus (The Wonder-Worker).
... Book IV. Chapter XXVII."Of Gregory Thaumaturgus (the Wonder-Worker). But
since from the likeness of the name, and the title of ...
/.../chapter xxvii of gregory thaumaturgus the.htm

Since Our Brother and Fellow-Worker, John, Bishop of the Island of ...
... The Sixth Ecumenical Council. Canon XXXIX. Since our brother and
fellow-worker, John, bishop of the island of Cyprus� Since our ...
/.../schaff/the seven ecumenical councils/canon xxxix since our brother.htm

The Work Awaiting the Worker
... CHAPTER V THE WORK AWAITING THE WORKER. Paragraphs 68-78. 68-70. Eight years of
Comparative Inactivity at Tarsus. Gentiles admitted to Christian Church. 71, 72. ...
/.../stalker/the life of st paul/chapter v the work awaiting.htm

That a Worker in this Work Should not Deem nor Think of Another ...
... HERE BEGINNETH THE TWO AND SEVENTIETH CHAPTER That a worker in this work should
not deem nor think of another worker as he feeleth in himself. ...
/.../anonymous/the cloud of unknowing/here beginneth the two and 6.htm

Conversion of a High Priest into a Christian Worker
Conversion of a High Priest into a Christian Worker. <. ... Title Page. CONVERSION
OF A HIGH PRIEST INTO A CHRISTIAN WORKER Edited and Presented by. REV. ...
/.../golden/conversion of a high priest into a christian worker/title page.htm

Conversion of a High Priest into a Christian Worker
Conversion of a High Priest into a Christian Worker. <. Conversion
of a High Priest into a Christian Worker Meletios Golden. ...
/.../golden/conversion of a high priest into a christian worker/

How a Perfect Worker Shall Pray, and what Prayer is in Itself; and ...
... HERE BEGINNETH THE NINE AND THIRTIETH CHAPTER How a perfect worker shall pray, and
what prayer is in itself; and if a man shall pray in words, which words ...
/.../anonymous/the cloud of unknowing/here beginneth the nine and 2.htm

Now we Declare that virginity is Man's "Fellow-Worker" and Helper ...
... II."Ascetic and Moral. Chapter V. Now we declare that Virginity is man's
"fellow-worker" and helper in achieving the aim of� ...
/.../gregory/gregory of nyssa dogmatic treatises etc/chapter v now we declare.htm

Thesaurus
Silver-worker (2 Occurrences)
Silver-worker. Silver-smith, Silver-worker. Simalcue . Multi-Version
Concordance Silver-worker (2 Occurrences). Acts ...
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Worker (36 Occurrences)
... Noah Webster's Dictionary 1. (n.) One who, or that which, works; a laborer; a
performer; as, a worker in brass. ...WORKER; WORKFELLOW; WORKMAN. ...
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Brother-worker (1 Occurrence)
Brother-worker. Brother-servant, Brother-worker. Brother-workers .
Multi-Version Concordance Brother-worker (1 Occurrence). ...
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Wonder-worker (9 Occurrences)
Wonder-worker. Wonders, Wonder-worker. Wonder-workers . Noah Webster's
Dictionary ... Multi-Version Concordance Wonder-worker (9 Occurrences). ...
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Gold-worker (6 Occurrences)
Gold-worker. Goldsmith's, Gold-worker. Gold-workers . Multi-Version
Concordance Gold-worker (6 Occurrences). Nehemiah ...
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Iron-worker (4 Occurrences)
Iron-worker. Iron-smith, Iron-worker. Irpeel . Multi-Version
Concordance Iron-worker (4 Occurrences). 1 Samuel 13:19 ...
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Fellow-worker (5 Occurrences)
Fellow-worker. Fellow-travellers, Fellow-worker. Fellowworkers .
Multi-Version Concordance Fellow-worker (5 Occurrences). ...
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Metal-worker (3 Occurrences)
Metal-worker. Metalworker, Metal-worker. Metal-workers . Multi-Version
Concordance Metal-worker (3 Occurrences). 2 Timothy ...
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Leather-worker (3 Occurrences)
Leather-worker. Leathern, Leather-worker. Leave . Multi-Version
Concordance Leather-worker (3 Occurrences). Acts 9:43 ...
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Copper-worker (1 Occurrence)
Copper-worker. Copper-smith, Copper-worker. Coptic . Multi-Version
Concordance Copper-worker (1 Occurrence). 2 Timothy ...
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Concordance
Worker (36 Occurrences)

Matthew 10:10
nor scrip for the way, nor two coats, nor sandals, nor staff -- for the workman is worthy of his nourishment.
(See NAS NIV)

Luke 10:7
And keep in that same house, taking what food and drink they give you: for the worker has a right to his reward. Do not go from house to house.
(BBE NIV)

Acts 19:24
For there was a certain man named Demetrius, a silver-worker, who made silver boxes for the images of Diana, and gave no small profit to the workmen;
(BBE YLT)

Romans 16:9
Greet Urbanus, our fellow worker in Christ, and Stachys, my beloved.
(WEB ASV BBE NAS RSV NIV)

Romans 16:21
Timothy, my fellow worker, greets you, as do Lucius, Jason, and Sosipater, my relatives.
(WEB WEY ASV NAS RSV NIV)

1 Corinthians 16:16
that ye also be subject to such, and to every one who is working with 'us' and labouring;
(See RSV)

2 Corinthians 8:23
As for Titus, he is my partner and fellow worker for you. As for our brothers, they are the apostles of the assemblies, the glory of Christ.
(WEB ASV BBE YLT NAS RSV NIV)

Philippians 2:25
But I counted it necessary to send to you Epaphroditus, my brother, fellow worker, fellow soldier, and your apostle and servant of my need;
(WEB ASV NAS RSV NIV)

1 Thessalonians 3:2
and did send Timotheus -- our brother, and a ministrant of God, and our fellow-workman in the good news of the Christ -- to establish you, and to comfort you concerning your faith,
(See NAS NIV)

1 Timothy 5:18
For the Writings say, It is not right to keep the ox from taking the grain when he is crushing it. And, The worker has a right to his reward.
(BBE NIV)

2 Timothy 2:6
It is right for the worker in the fields to be the first to take of the fruit.
(BBE)

Philemon 1:1
Paul, a prisoner of Christ Jesus, and Timothy our brother, to Philemon, our beloved fellow worker,
(WEB ASV YLT NAS RSV NIV)

Revelation 18:22
And the voice of players and makers of music will never again be sounding in you: and no worker, expert in art, will ever again be living in you; and there will be no sound of the crushing of grain any more at all in you;
(BBE)

Genesis 3:23
So the Lord God sent him out of the garden of Eden to be a worker on the earth from which he was taken.
(BBE)

Exodus 12:45
A man from a strange country living among you, and a servant working for payment, may not take part in it.
(See NIV)

Leviticus 22:10
No outside person may take of the holy food, or one living as a guest in the priest's house, or a servant working for payment.
(See NIV)

Leviticus 25:6
And the Sabbath of the land will give food for you and your man-servant and your woman-servant and those working for payment, and for those of another country who are living among you;
(See NIV)

Leviticus 25:40
But let him be with you as a servant working for payment, till the year of Jubilee;
(See NIV)

1 Samuel 14:45
And the people said to Saul, Is death to come to Jonathan, the worker of this great salvation for Israel? Let it not be so: by the living Lord, not one hair of his head is to be touched, for he has been working with God today. So the people kept Jonathan from death.
(BBE)

1 Kings 7:14
He was the son of a widow of the tribe of Naphtali, and his father was a man of Tyre, a worker in brass; and he was filled with wisdom and understanding and skill, to work all works in brass. He came to king Solomon, and performed all his work.
(WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV)

1 Kings 11:28
And Jeroboam was an able and responsible man; and Solomon saw that he was a good worker and made him overseer of all the work given to the sons of Joseph.
(BBE)

2 Chronicles 2:7
So now send me an expert worker in gold and silver and brass and iron? in purple and red and blue, and in the cutting of all sorts of ornament, to be with the expert workmen who are here in Judah and in Jerusalem, whom my father David got together.
(BBE RSV)

2 Chronicles 2:14
The son of a woman of the daughters of Dan, whose father was a man of Tyre, an expert worker in gold and silver and brass and iron, in stone and wood, in purple and blue and fair linen and red, trained in the cutting of every sort of ornament and the invention of every sort of design; let him be given a place among your expert workmen and those of my lord, your father David.
(BBE)

Psalms 7:14
That man is a worker of evil; the seed of wrongdoing has given birth to deceit.
(BBE)

Psalms 52:2
Thy tongue deviseth destruction; like a sharp razor, working deceitfully.
(See NAS RSV)

Psalms 101:7
The worker of deceit will not come into my house; the false man will have no place before my eyes.
(BBE)

Proverbs 10:4
He who is slow in his work becomes poor, but the hand of the ready worker gets in wealth.
(BBE)

Proverbs 12:24
The hand of the ready worker will have authority, but he who is slow in his work will be put to forced work.
(BBE)

Proverbs 12:27
He who is slow in his work does not go in search of food; but the ready worker gets much wealth.
(BBE)

Proverbs 15:19
Thorns are round the way of the hater of work; but the road of the hard worker becomes a highway.
(BBE)

Proverbs 21:18
The evil-doer will be given as a price for the life of the good man, and the worker of deceit in the place of the upright.
(BBE)

Ecclesiastes 3:9
What profit has the worker in the work which he does?
(BBE NAS RSV NIV)

Isaiah 16:14
But now Yahweh has spoken, saying, "Within three years, as a worker bound by contract would count them, the glory of Moab shall be brought into contempt, with all his great multitude; and the remnant will be very small and feeble."
(WEB)

Isaiah 21:16
For the Lord said to me, "Within a year, as a worker bound by contract would count it, all the glory of Kedar will fail,
(WEB)

Isaiah 44:13
The woodworker is measuring out the wood with his line, marking it out with his pencil: after smoothing it with his plane, and making circles on it with his instrument, he gives it the form and glory of a man, so that it may be placed in the house.
(Root in BBE DBY)

Zechariah 13:5
But he will say, I am no prophet, but a worker on the land; for I have been an owner of land from the time when I was young.
(BBE)

Subtopics

Worker

Related Terms

Worker (36 Occurrences)

Brother-worker (1 Occurrence)

Wonder-worker (9 Occurrences)

Gold-worker (6 Occurrences)

Iron-worker (4 Occurrences)

Fellow-worker (5 Occurrences)

Metal-worker (3 Occurrences)

Leather-worker (3 Occurrences)

Copper-worker (1 Occurrence)

Worker's (1 Occurrence)

Cloth-worker's (4 Occurrences)

Linen-worker's (1 Occurrence)

Workman (22 Occurrences)

Workfellow (1 Occurrence)

Craftsman (23 Occurrences)

Welding (1 Occurrence)

Topple (3 Occurrences)

Smelter (2 Occurrences)

Spurs (2 Occurrences)

Slipping (20 Occurrences)

Metal (69 Occurrences)

Hammering (7 Occurrences)

Idol (56 Occurrences)

Expert (59 Occurrences)

Slow (43 Occurrences)

Urbanus (1 Occurrence)

Ornament (23 Occurrences)

Lazy (10 Occurrences)

Experienced (23 Occurrences)

Epaphroditus (2 Occurrences)

Metalworker (1 Occurrence)

Contract (3 Occurrences)

Copper (55 Occurrences)

Crushing (93 Occurrences)

Stem (18 Occurrences)

Plate (34 Occurrences)

Hiram (21 Occurrences)

Fellow (166 Occurrences)

Deceitful (46 Occurrences)

Thread (32 Occurrences)

Rod (138 Occurrences)

Workers (76 Occurrences)

Powers (43 Occurrences)

Workmen (52 Occurrences)

Metal-workers (5 Occurrences)

Cloths (16 Occurrences)

Wonder-workers (16 Occurrences)

Alexander (5 Occurrences)

Philemon (2 Occurrences)

Arts (48 Occurrences)

Coptic

Beloved (117 Occurrences)

Friend (139 Occurrences)

Timothy (28 Occurrences)

Mark (182 Occurrences)

According (7613 Occurrences)

Gets (122 Occurrences)

Titus (15 Occurrences)

You-ward (9 Occurrences)

Quicker (5 Occurrences)

Kedar (11 Occurrences)

Negligent (7 Occurrences)

Urba'nus (1 Occurrence)

Urban (1 Occurrence)

User (2 Occurrences)

Overgrown (5 Occurrences)

Overseer (84 Occurrences)

Operative (2 Occurrences)

Lucius (2 Occurrences)

Looter (1 Occurrence)

Linenyarn

Loses (17 Occurrences)

Linen-work (2 Occurrences)

Loot (15 Occurrences)

Leathern (2 Occurrences)

Greatness (63 Occurrences)

Greetings (48 Occurrences)

Greet (46 Occurrences)

Groaning (27 Occurrences)

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