The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   3175 Browse Lexicon 
Original WordWord Origin
megistaneßplural from (3176)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
meg-is-tan'-es     Noun Masculine
  1. the grandees, magnates, nobles, chief men
    1. of a city or a people
    2. of the associates or courtiers of a king
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 3
great men 2, lords 1
NAS Verse Count

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