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Overseer

OVERSEER. The translation of several Hebrew and Greek words, each with its distinctive meaning: Heb. pāqadh, “inspector, overseer” (Gen.39.4-Gen.39.5; 2Chr.34.12, 2Chr.34.17); menatstsehîm, “foreman” (2Chr.2.18; 2Chr.34.13); shōtēr, almost always “officer”; Greek episkopos, “bishop, overseer” (Acts.20.28).