The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   752 Browse Lexicon 
Original WordWord Origin
arcisunagogoßfrom (746) and (4864)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
ar-khee-soon-ag'-o-gos   Noun Masculine
  1. ruler of the synagogue. It was his duty to select the readers or teachers in the synagogue, to examine the discourses of the public speakers, and to see that all things were done with decency and in accordance with ancestral usage.
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 9
leader of the synagogue 2, synagogue official 5, synagogue officials 2
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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 Archisunagogos". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.