Kandake

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 2582 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
kandakeof foreign origin
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
KandakeNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
kan-dak'-ay Noun Feminine
Definition
Candace = "prince of servants"
  1. a queen of Ethiopia mentioned in Acts 8:27. (A.D.
  2. The name was not a proper name of an individual, but that of a dynasty of Ethiopian queens.
NAS Word Usage - Total: 1
Candace 1
NAS Verse Count
Acts1


Total1
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 Kandake". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.