Bill Mounce

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κόπος, -ου, ὁ
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labor, work; bother, trouble, difficulty
trouble, difficulty, uneasiness, Mt. 26:10; Mk. 14:6; labor, wearisome labor, travail, toil, 1 Cor. 3:8; 15:58; meton. the fruit or consequence of labor, Jn. 4:38; 2 Cor. 10:15

Greek-English Concordance for κόπος

Matthew 26:10 But aware of this, Jesus said to them, “Why are you causing trouble (kopous | κόπους | acc pl masc) for the woman? For she has done a kind thing to me.
Mark 14:6 But Jesus said, “Leave her alone. Why are you causing her trouble (kopous | κόπους | acc pl masc)? She has done a beautiful thing to me.
Luke 11:7 and he from inside answers, ‘Do not cause me trouble (kopous | κόπους | acc pl masc); already the door has been locked and my children are with me in bed. I cannot get up and give you anything.’
Luke 18:5 yet because this widow keeps bothering (kopon | κόπον | acc sg masc) me, I will vindicate her, so that by her coming she will not ultimately wear me out.’”
John 4:38 I sent you to reap a crop for which you did not labor. Others have done the hard work, and you have reaped the benefits of their labor.” (kopon | κόπον | acc sg masc)
1 Corinthians 3:8 The one who plants and the one who waters have a common purpose, and each will receive his wages on the basis of his work (kopon | κόπον | acc sg masc).
1 Corinthians 15:58 So then, my dear brothers, be steadfast, immovable, always abounding in the work of the Lord, since you know that your labor (kopos | κόπος | nom sg masc) is not in vain in the Lord.
2 Corinthians 6:5 in beatings, in imprisonments, in riots, in labors (kopois | κόποις | dat pl masc), in times of sleeplessness and hunger;
2 Corinthians 10:15 We will not go beyond proper limits by boasting in the labors (kopois | κόποις | dat pl masc) of others, but we have hope that as your faith continues to grow, our area of activity among you will be greatly enlarged,
2 Corinthians 11:23 Are they servants of Christ? — I am talking like a madman! — I am even more so: in far more labors (kopois | κόποις | dat pl masc), in prison more often, in beatings more severe, facing death again and again.
2 Corinthians 11:27 in toil (kopō | κόπῳ | dat sg masc) and hard work, often in need of sleep, in hunger and thirst, many times without food, in cold and nakedness.
Galatians 6:17 From now on let no one cause me trouble (kopous | κόπους | acc pl masc), for I bear the marks of Jesus on my body.
1 Thessalonians 1:3 remembering before our God and Father your work of faith, your labor (kopou | κόπου | gen sg masc) of love and the steadfastness of your hope in our Lord Jesus Christ.
1 Thessalonians 2:9 For you recall, brothers, our labor (kopon | κόπον | acc sg masc) and toil. We worked night and day so as not to become a burden to any of you, while proclaiming to you the gospel of God.
1 Thessalonians 3:5 So because I could bear it no longer, I sent to find out about your faith; for fear that somehow the tempter had tempted you and our labor (kopos | κόπος | nom sg masc) had been in vain.
2 Thessalonians 3:8 nor did we eat anyone’s food without paying for it. Instead we kept working night and day with toil (kopō | κόπῳ | dat sg masc) and hardship, so we would not be a burden to any of you,
Revelation 2:2 I know your works, your toil (kopon | κόπον | acc sg masc) and your patient endurance, and that you cannot put up with those who are evil, but have tested those who call themselves apostles (but are not) and found them to be false.
Revelation 14:13 And I heard a voice from heaven saying, “Write this: Blessed are the dead who die in the Lord from now on.” “Yes indeed!” says the Spirit, “so they can rest from their labors (kopōn | κόπων | gen pl masc), because their deeds will follow them!”