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ὑπηρέτης, -ου, ὁ
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servant, attendant, helper, one who serves or attends, not distinguished in status from other words for servant
pr. an under-rower, a rower, one of a ship's crew; a minister, attendant, servant; an attendant on a magistrate, officer, Mt. 5:25; an attendant or officer of the Sanhedrin, Mt. 26:58; an attendant, or servant of a synagogue, Lk. 4:20; a minister, attendant, assistant in any work, Lk. 1:2; Jn. 18:36

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Matthew 5:25 Come to terms quickly with your accuser while you are still with him on the way to court, or your accuser may hand you over to the judge, and the judge to the guard (hypēretē | ὑπηρέτῃ | dat sg masc), and you be thrown into prison.
Matthew 26:58 And Peter followed him at a distance, up to the courtyard of the high priest; then going inside he sat down with the guards (hypēretōn | ὑπηρετῶν | gen pl masc) to see what would happen.
Mark 14:54 And Peter followed him from a distance, right into the courtyard of the high priest, and he was sitting with the officers (hypēretōn | ὑπηρετῶν | gen pl masc) and warming himself at the fire.
Mark 14:65 And some began to spit on him, and to cover his face, and to strike him, and to say to him, “Prophesy!” Even the officers (hypēretai | ὑπηρέται | nom pl masc) received him with slaps to the face.
Luke 1:2 just as those who were, from the beginning, eyewitnesses and became ministers (hypēretai | ὑπηρέται | nom pl masc) of the word, have delivered it to us,
Luke 4:20 When he had rolled the scroll and given it back to the attendant (hypēretē | ὑπηρέτῃ | dat sg masc), he sat down. And the eyes of everyone in the synagogue were fixed on him.
John 7:32 The Pharisees heard the crowd secretly discussing these things about Jesus, so the chief priests and Pharisees sent temple (hypēretas | ὑπηρέτας | acc pl masc) guards to arrest him.
John 7:45 Then the temple (hypēretai | ὑπηρέται | nom pl masc) guards (hypēretai | ὑπηρέται | nom pl masc) went back to the chief priests and Pharisees, who said to them, “Why did you not bring him?”
John 7:46 The guards (hypēretai | ὑπηρέται | nom pl masc) answered, “Never has a man spoken like this man!”
John 18:3 So Judas, having procured a detachment of soldiers and some officers (hypēretas | ὑπηρέτας | acc pl masc) from the chief priests and Pharisees, went there with lanterns and torches and weapons.
John 18:12 So the detachment of soldiers, their captain, and the officers (hypēretai | ὑπηρέται | nom pl masc) of the Jews arrested Jesus and bound him.
John 18:18 The servants and officers (hypēretai | ὑπηρέται | nom pl masc) had made a charcoal fire, because it was cold, and were standing there and warming themselves, and Peter also was standing with them and warming himself.
John 18:22 When he said this, one of the officers (hypēretōn | ὑπηρετῶν | gen pl masc) standing there gave Jesus a slap in the face, saying, “Is that how you answer the high priest?”
John 18:36 Jesus answered, “My kingdom is not of this world; if my kingdom were of this world, my subjects (hypēretai | ὑπηρέται | nom pl masc) would be fighting to prevent me from being handed over to the Jews; but as it is my kingdom is not from here.”
John 19:6 When the chief priests and the officers (hypēretai | ὑπηρέται | nom pl masc) saw him, they cried out, saying, “Crucify him! Crucify him!” Pilate said to them, “Take him yourselves and crucify him; for I find no basis for an accusation against him.”
Acts 5:22 But when the officers (hypēretai | ὑπηρέται | nom pl masc) came, they did not find them in the prison, so they returned and reported,
Acts 5:26 Then the captain went with the officers (hypēretais | ὑπηρέταις | dat pl masc) and brought them, but not with force, for they feared the people, lest they be stoned.
Acts 13:5 And when they arrived in Salamis, they began to proclaim the word of God in the synagogues of the Jews, and they also had John as their assistant (hypēretēn | ὑπηρέτην | acc sg masc).
Acts 26:16 But get up and stand on your feet; for I have appeared to you for this purpose, to appoint you a servant (hypēretēn | ὑπηρέτην | acc sg masc) and witness both to the things in which you have seen and to those in which I will appear to you.
1 Corinthians 4:1 This is how one should regard us, as servants (hypēretas | ὑπηρέτας | acc pl masc) of Christ and stewards of God’s mysteries.