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Thronos

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   2362  
Original WordWord Origin
qronoßfrom thrao (to sit), a stately seat ("throne")
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Thronos3:160,338
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
thron'-os   Noun Masculine
 Definition
  1. a throne seat
    1. a chair of state having a footstool
    2. assigned in the NT to kings, hence, kingly power or royalty
      1. metaph. to God, the governor of the world
      2. to the Messiah, Christ, the partner and assistant in the divine administration 1b
    3. hence divine power belonging to Christ
      1. to judges i.e. tribunal or bench
      2. to elders
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 61
throne 53, thrones 8
 
NAS Verse Count
Matthew4
Luke3
Acts2
Colossians1
Hebrews4
Revelation37


Total51
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 Thronos". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.