διάκονος

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Etymology[edit]

διά (diá) + Proto-Indo-European *kon-o, from *ken (to set oneself in motion).

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Noun[edit]

διάκονος (diákonos) (genitive διακόνου) m & f, second declension

  1. messenger, courier
  2. servant
  3. (biblical) minister, deacon

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