koinónos: a sharerOriginal Word: κοινωνός, οῦ, ὁ, ἡPart of Speech:
a sharer, partnerDefinition:
a sharer, partner, companion.
Cognate: 2844 koinōnós (a masculine noun/substantival adjective) – properly, a participant who mutually belongs and shares fellowship; a "joint-participant." See 2842 (koinōnia).
[2842 /koinōnía (a feminine noun) stresses the relational aspect of the fellowship. 2844 /koinōnós (a masculine noun) more directly focuses on the participant himself (herself).
2844 (koinōnos) is also used as a substantival adjective, as with the classical Greek authors, see J. Thayer.]
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
a sharerNASB Translation
partaker (1), partakers (1), partner (2), partners (2), sharers (4).
Thayer'sSTRONGS NT 2844: κοινωνόςκοινωνός
) (as adjective Euripides
, Iph. Taur. 1173; commonly as a substantive);
a. a partner, associate, comrade, companion: 2 Corinthians 8:23; ἔχειν τινα κοινωνόν, Philemon 1:17; εἰμί κοινωνός τίνι, to be one's partner, Luke 5:10; τίνος (the genitive of person), to be the partner of one doing something, Hebrews 10:33; τίνος ἐν τῷ αἵματι, to be one's partner in shedding the blood etc. Matthew 23:30.
b. a partaker, sharer, in any thing; with the genitive of the thing: τῶν παθημάτων, 2 Corinthians 1:7; τῆς δόξης, 1 Peter 5:1; θείας φύσεως, 2 Peter 1:4; τοῦ θυσιαστηρίου, of the altar (at Jerusalem) on which sacrifices are offered, i. e. sharing in the worship of the Jews, 1 Corinthians 10:18; τῶν δαιμονίων, partakers of (or with) demons, i. e. brought into fellowship with them, because they are the authors of the heathen worship, ibid. 20; (ἐν τῷ ἀφθάρτῳ κοινωνοί ... ἐν τοῖς φθαρτοῖς, joint partakers in that which is imperishable ... in the blessings which perish, Epistle of Barnabas 19, 8 [ET]; see κοινωνέω, at the end).<1>
companion, partaker, partner.
From koinos; a sharer, i.e. Associate -- companion, X fellowship, partaker, partner.
see GREEK koinos