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ἀχρεῖος

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
ἀχρεῖος, ον
Greek transliteration: 
achreios
Simplified transliteration: 
achreios
Numbers
Strong's number: 
888
GK Number: 
945
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
2
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
a-3a
Gloss: 
worthless, useless, unworthy
Definition: 
useless, unprofitable, worthless, Mt. 25:30; unmeritorious, Lk. 17:10*

Greek-English Concordance for

Matthew 25:30 And throw the worthless (achreion | ἀχρεῖον | acc sg masc) servant into the outer darkness, where there will be weeping and gnashing of teeth.’
Luke 17:10 So it is with you. When you have done all that was commanded, say, ‘We are unworthy (achreioi | ἀχρεῖοι | nom pl masc) servants; we have done no more than we were obliged to do.’”