misthios: a hired servantOriginal Word: μίσθιος, ου, ὁPart of Speech:
a paid workerDefinition:
a paid worker, hired servant, hireling (contrasted with a slave).
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
a hired servantNASB Translation
hired men (2).
Thayer'sSTRONGS NT 3407: μίσθιοςμίσθιος
, also of two terminations (cf. Winer
's Grammar, § 11, 1) (μισθός
), employed for hire, hired
: as a substantive (A. V. hired servant
), Luke 15:17, 19
in brackets) (the Sept.
, Leviticus 25:50
; Job 7:1
. Tobit 5:12; Sir. 7:20 Sir. 31:27 Sir. 37:11. Anth.
6, 283, 3 Plutarch
From misthos; a wage-earner -- hired servant.
see GREEK misthos