How is John the Baptist the Least in the Kingdom (Luke 7:24-30)?
How Is "the Beast" in Revelation 17-19 Connected to "the Beast" in Chapter 13?
What Are the Epistles of John All About?
The word occurs in Matthew 13:27,52; 20:1; 21:33, for the master or owner of a "household," i.e. of servants ([@douloi). The Greek word emphasizes the authority of the master.
Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Entry for 'HOUSEHOLDER'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". 1915.