Bill Mounce

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κυβέρνησις

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
κυβέρνησις, εως, ἡ
Greek transliteration: 
kybernēsis
Simplified transliteration: 
kybernesis
Numbers
Strong's number: 
2941
GK Number: 
3236
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
1
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
n-3e(5b)
Gloss: 
administration; derived from a Greek verb meaning to steer a ship, to guide, not found in the NT
Definition: 
government, office of a governor, or director; meton. a director, 1 Cor. 12:28*

Greek-English Concordance for

1 Corinthians 12:28 And God has appointed in the church first apostles, second prophets, third teachers, then miracles, then gifts of healing, those able to help others, those who can provide guidance (kybernēseis | κυβερνήσεις | acc pl fem), and various kinds of tongues.