Praktor

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 4233 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
praktorfrom a derivative of (4238)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Praktor6:642,927
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
prak'-tor Noun Masculine
Definition
  1. one who does anything, a doer
  2. one who does the work of inflicting punishment or taking vengeance
    1. the avenger of murder
    2. the exactor of a monetary fine
    3. an officer of justice of the lower order whose business it is to inflict punishment
NAS Word Usage - Total: 2
officer 2
NAS Verse Count
Luke1


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