G1985 ἐπίσκοπος - Strong's Greek Lexicon Number

LSJ Gloss:
one who watches over, an overseer, guardian
hitting the mark
overseer, supervisor, ruler
(used as an official title in civil life), overseer, supervisor, ruler, especially used with reference to the supervising function exercised by an elder or presbyter of a church or congregation.
a superintendent, i.e. Christian officer in genitive case charge of a (or the) church (literally or figuratively)
Derivation: from G1909 and G4649 (in the sense of G1983);

KJV Usage: bishop, overseer.

G1909 G4649 G1983
1) an overseer
1a) a man charged with the duty of seeing that things to be done by others are done rightly, any curator, guardian or superintendent
1b) the superintendent, elder, or overseer of a Christian church

From G1909 and G4649 (in the sense of G1983); a superintendent, that is, Christian officer in general charge of a (or the) church (literally or figuratively)

KJV Usage: bishop, overseer.

View how G1985 ἐπίσκοπος is used in the Bible

5 occurrences of G1985 ἐπίσκοπος

Acts 20:28
Philippians 1:1
1 Timothy 3:2
Titus 1:7
1 Peter 2:25

Corresponding Hebrew Words

epi skopos H410 el
epi skopos H5065 nagas
epi skopos H6485 paqad qal.,hoph.