What is the greek word that means poor?

already exists.

Would you like to merge this question into it?

already exists as an alternate of this question.

Would you like to make it the primary and merge this question into it?

exists and is an alternate of .


1) reduced to beggary, begging, asking alms 2) destitute of wealth, influence, position, honour a) lowly, afflicted, destitute of the Christian virtues and eternal riches b) helpless, powerless to accomplish an end c) poor, needy 3) lacking in anything a) as respects their spirit 1) destitute of wealth of learning and intellectual culture which the schools afford (men of this class most readily give themselves up to Christ's teaching and proved them selves fitted to lay hold of the heavenly treasure)

penēs one who is so poor he earns his bread by daily labour
2 people found this useful

What does poor choice of words mean?

The expression "Poor choice of words" is a phrase used when someone realizes a person has used misjudgement in their word choice while conveying an idea, thought, or feeling.

Were Greeks poor or rich?

Most of Greece is poor agricultural country, and the small plots ofland owned by it's residents was barely enough to scratch out abasic living. They made the best of it. With