Word Summary
misthoō: to let for hire, to hire
Original Word: μισθόω
Transliteration: misthoō
Phonetic Spelling: (mis-tho'-o)
Part of Speech: Verb
Short Definition: to let for hire, to hire
Meaning: to let for hire, to hire
Strong's Concordance

From misthos; to let out for wages, i.e. (middle voice) to hire -- hire.

see GREEK misthos

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 3409: μισθόω

μισθόω: (μισθός); 1 aorist middle ἐμισθωσάμην; to let out for hire; to hire (cf. Winer's Grammar, § 38, 3): τινα, Matthew 20:1, 7. (Herodotus, Aristophanes, Xenophon, Plato, others; the Sept. for שָׂכַר, Deuteronomy 23:4; 2 Chronicles 24:12.)