Presbuterion

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 4244 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
presbuterionfrom a presumed derivative of (4245)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Presbuterion6:651,931
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
pres-boo-ter'-ee-on Noun Neuter
Definition
  1. body of elders, presbytery, senate, council
    1. of the Jewish elders
    2. of the elders of any body (assembly) of Christians
NAS Word Usage - Total: 3
council of the elders 1, council of elders 1, presbytery 1
NAS Verse Count
Luke1
Acts1
1 Timothy1


Total3
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 Presbuterion". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.