Apostolos

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   652  
Original WordWord Origin
apostoloßfrom (649)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Apostolos1:407,67
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
ap-os'-tol-os   Noun Masculine
 Definition
  1. a delegate, messenger, one sent forth with orders
    1. specifically applied to the twelve apostles of Christ
    2. in a broader sense applied to other eminent Christian teachers
      1. of Barnabas
      2. of Timothy and Silvanus
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 79
apostle 19, apostles 52, apostles' 5, messenger 1, messengers 1, is sent 1
 
NAS Verse Count
Matthew1
Mark1
Luke6
John1
Acts28
Romans3
1 Corinthians9
2 Corinthians6
Galatians3
Ephesians4
Philippians1
Colossians1
1 Thessalonians1
1 Timothy2
2 Timothy2
Titus1
Hebrews1
1 Peter1
2 Peter2
Jude1
Revelation3


Total78
Greek lexicon based on Thayer's and Smith's Bible Dictionary plus others; this is keyed to the large Kittel and the "Theological Dictionary of the New Testament." These files are public domain.

Bibliography Information

Thayer and Smith. "Greek Lexicon entry for Apostolos". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.