μερίς, -ίδος, ἡ [in LXX chiefly חֵלֶק, חֶלְקָה ;] __1. (as in cl.) a part, portion: Refs Luk.10:42, Act.8:21, 2Co.6:15, Col.1:12. __2. In later Gk (see MM, xvi), as geographical term, a division, district: Act.16:12.† (AS)
1) a part as distinct from the whole 2) an assigned part, a portion, share
Feminine of G3313; a portion, that is, province, share or (abstractly) participation
From an obsolete but more primary form of μείρομαι meiromai (to get as a section or allotment); a division or share (literally or figuratively, in a wide application)
KJV Usage: behalf, coast, course, craft, particular (+ -ly), part (+ -ly), piece, portion, respect, side, some sort (-what).
Perhaps from G1 (as a negative particle) and the base of G3313; properly to miss the mark (and so notshare in the prize), that is, (figuratively) to err, especially (morally) to sin
KJV Usage: for your faults, offend, sin, trespass.
From a presumed derivative of G3201 and μοῖρα moira (fate; akin to the base of G3313); blamingfate, that is, querulous (discontented)
KJV Usage: complainer.
From G3313; to part, that is, (literally) to apportion, bestow, share, or (figuratively) to disunite, differ
KJV Usage: deal, be difference between, distribute, divide, give part.
Perhaps from the base of G3313 (through the idea of adjustment of parts); shape; figuratively nature
KJV Usage: form.
Adverb from a compound of G4183 and G3313; inmanyportions, that is, variously as to time and agency (piecemeal)