Robertson's Word Pictures of the New Testament2 Timothy 2:6
- The husbandman that laboureth (ton kopiwnta gewrgon).
- "The toiling tiller of the soil" (gewrgon, from gh and ergw, worker of the earth). See gewrgion (field) in 1 Corinthians 3:9 and also 1 Corinthians 9:7.
- First (prwton).
- As is natural and right.
- To partake (metalambanein).
- Old word as in Acts 2:46 to share in. Paul elsewhere uses metexw as in 1 Corinthians 9:12.