The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   4291 Browse Lexicon 
Original WordWord Origin
proistemifrom (4253) and (2476)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
pro-is'-tay-mee   Verb
  1. to set or place before
    1. to set over
    2. to be over, to superintend, preside over
    3. to be a protector or guardian
      1. to give aid
    4. to care for, give attention to
      1. profess honest occupations
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 1
early 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 Proistemi". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.