The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   1988 Browse Lexicon 
Original WordWord Origin
epistateßfrom (1909) and a presumed derivative of (2476)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
ep-is-tat'-ace   Noun Masculine
  1. any sort of superintendent or overseer
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 2
pressure 1, riot* 1
NAS Verse Count
2 Corinthians1

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 Epistates". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.