(a) a lot, (b) a portion assigned; hence: a portion of the people of God assigned to one's care, a congregation.
a die (for drawing chances); by implication, a portion (as if so secured); by extension, an acquisition (especially a patrimony, figuratively) Derivation: probably from G2806 (through the idea of using bits of wood, etc., for the purpose;
κλῆρος, -ου, ὁ [in LXX chiefly for נַחֲלָה גּוֹרָל ;] a lot; __(a) that which is cast or drawn: Refs Mat.27:35, Mrk.15:24, Luk.23:34, Jhn.19:24" (LXX)>Refs, Act.1:26; __(b) that which is obtained by casting:
1) an object used in casting or drawing lots, which was either a pebble, or a potsherd, or a bit of wood 1a) the lots of several persons concerned, inscribed with their names, were thrown together into a vase, which was then shaken, and he whose lot fell out first upon the ground was the one chosen 2) what is obtained by lot, allotted portion 2a) a portion of the ministry common to the apostles 2b) used of the part which one will have in eternal salvation 2b1) of salvation itself 2b2) the eternal salvation which God has assigned to the saints 2c) of persons 2c1) those whose care and oversight has been assigned to one [allotted charge], used of Christian churches, the administration of which falls to the lot of presbyters
Probably from G2806 (through the idea of using bits of wood, etc., for the purpose); a die (for drawing chances); by implication a portion (as if so secured); by extension an acquisition (especially a patrimony, figuratively)
From G2596 and a derivative of a compound of G2819 and G1325; to beagiveroflotstoeach, that is, (by implication) to apportionanestate
KJV Usage: divide by lot.
From G2819 and the base of G3551 (in its original sense of partitioning, that is, [reflexively] getting by apportionment); a sharerbylot, that is, an inheritor (literally or figuratively); by implication a possessor
KJV Usage: heir.
From G2819; to allot, that is, (figuratively) to assign (a privilege)
KJV Usage: obtain an inheritance.
From G3491 and G2819 (“clerk”); a captain
KJV Usage: owner of a ship.
From G3650 and G2819; complete in every part, that is, perfectly sound (in body)