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ὑπηρετέω

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
ὑπηρετέω
Greek transliteration: 
hypēreteō
Simplified transliteration: 
hypereteo
Principal Parts: 
-, ὑπηρέτησα, -, -, -
Numbers
Strong's number: 
5256
GK Number: 
5676
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
3
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
v-1d(2a)
Gloss: 
to serve, care for needs
Definition: 
to subserve, Acts 13:36; to relieve, supply, Acts 20:34; to render kind offices, Acts 24:23*

Greek-English Concordance for

Acts 13:36 For David, after (hypēretēsas | ὑπηρετήσας | aor act ptcp nom sg masc) he (hypēretēsas | ὑπηρετήσας | aor act ptcp nom sg masc) had (hypēretēsas | ὑπηρετήσας | aor act ptcp nom sg masc) served (hypēretēsas | ὑπηρετήσας | aor act ptcp nom sg masc) the purpose of God in his own generation, fell asleep and was laid with his fathers and saw corruption,
Acts 20:34 You yourselves know that these hands of mine provided (hypēretēsan | ὑπηρέτησαν | aor act ind 3 pl) for (hypēretēsan | ὑπηρέτησαν | aor act ind 3 pl) my own needs as well as the needs of those with me.
Acts 24:23 Then he commanded the centurion to keep him in custody, but to let him have some freedom and not to prevent any of his friends from taking (hypēretein | ὑπηρετεῖν | pres act inf ) care of his needs (hypēretein | ὑπηρετεῖν | pres act inf ).