The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 5500 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
ceirotonevwfrom a comparative of (5495) and teino (to stretch)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
khi-rot-on-eh'-o Verb
  1. to vote by stretching out the hand
  2. to create or appoint by vote: one to have charge of some office or duty
  3. to elect, create, appoint
King James Word Usage - Total: 4
ordain 3, choose 1
KJV Verse Count
2 Corinthians1
2 Timothy1

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 Cheirotoneo". "The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon". .