Spekoulator

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 4688 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
spekoulatorof Latin origin
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
SpekoulatorNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
spek-oo-lat'-ore Noun Masculine
Definition
  1. a spy, scout
  2. under the emperors an attendant and member of the body guard, employed as messengers, watchers, and executioners
  3. the name is transferred to an attendant of Herod Antipas that acted as executioner
NAS Word Usage - Total: 1
executioner 1
NAS Verse Count
Mark1


Total1
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 Spekoulator". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.