Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

from 2041

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 2:635

KJV Translation Count — 16x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: labourer (10), workman (3), worker (3)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. a workman, a labourer
a. usually one who works for hire esp. an agricultural worker
2. one who does, a worker, perpetrator

Strong's Definitions

er-gat'-ace; from (2041) (ἔργον); a toiler; figurative a teacher: — labourer, worker (-men).

Concordance Results Using KJV

Then saith he unto his disciples, The harvest truly is plenteous, but the G2040s are few;


Pray ye therefore the Lord of the harvest, that he will send forth G2040s into his harvest.


Nor scrip for your journey, neither two coats, neither shoes, nor yet staves: for the G2040 is worthy of his meat.


For the kingdom of heaven is like unto a man that is an householder, which went out early in the morning to hire G2040s into his vineyard.


And when he had agreed with the G2040s for a penny a day, he sent them into his vineyard.


So when even was come, the lord of the vineyard saith unto his steward, Call the G2040s, and give them their hire, beginning from the last unto the first.


Therefore said he unto them, The harvest truly is great, but the G2040s are few: pray ye therefore the Lord of the harvest, that he would send forth G2040s into his harvest.


And in the same house remain, eating and drinking such things as they give: for the G2040 is worthy of his hire. Go not from house to house.


But he shall say, I tell you, I know you not whence ye are; depart from me, all ye G2040s of iniquity.


Whom he called together with the workmen of like occupation, and said, Sirs, ye know that by this craft we have our wealth.