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yokefellow

[yohk-fel-oh] /ˈyoʊkˌfɛl oʊ/
noun
1.
an associate or companion, especially at work; partner.
2.
a spouse.
Also, yokemate
[yohk-meyt] /ˈyoʊkˌmeɪt/ (Show IPA)
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Origin
1520-1530
1520-30; yoke1 + fellow, translation of Greek sýzygos
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British Dictionary definitions for yoke-fellow

yokefellow

/ˈjəʊkˌfɛləʊ/
noun
1.
(archaic) a working companion
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yoke-fellow in the Bible

(Phil. 4:3), one of the apostle's fellow-labourers. Some have conjectured that Epaphroditus is meant. Wyckliffe renders the phrase "the german felowe", i.e., "thee, germane [=genuine] comrade."

Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary
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