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Bible Lexicons

Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #4244 - πρεσβυτέριον

Transliteration
presbytérion
Phonetics
pres-boo-ter'-ee-on
Origin
from a presumed derivative of (G4245)
Parts of Speech
Noun Neuter
TDNT
6:651,931
Definition
Thayer's
  1. body of elders, presbytery, senate, council
    1. of the Jewish elders
    2. of the elders of any body (assembly) of Christians
Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
  3. Parsing
KJV (3)
Luke
1
Acts
1
1 Timothy
1
NAS (5)
Luke
2
Acts
2
1 Timothy
1
HCS (3)
Luke
1
Acts
1
1 Timothy
1
BSB (3)
Luke
1
Acts
1
1 Timothy
1
ESV (3)
Luke
1
Acts
1
1 Timothy
1
WEB (3)
Luke
1
Acts
1
1 Timothy
1
Verse Results
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

πρεσβῠτέριον or πρεσβῠ-εῖον, τό,

council of elders, presbytery, Ev.Luke 22:66, Acts 22:5 Ep.Ti. 4.14 .

II honour or privilege of an elder, Thd. Su. 50.

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

*† πρεσβυτέριον , -ου , τό

(<πρεσβύτερος ),

[in LXX: Da TH Su 1:50 A *;]

a body of elders, presbytery: of the Sanhedrin (cf. συνέδριον ), Luke 22:66, Acts 22:5; of Christian presbyters, 1 Timothy 4:14.†


Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament.
Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
Vocabulary of the Greek NT

";pillow,"; ";cushion"; (Mark 4:38 : cf. P Eleph 5.6 (B.C. 284–3) στρῶμα α ̄, προσκεφάλαια β ̄, P Oxy X. 1277.23 (A.D. 255) πέπρακα τὸ τρίκλινον καὶ τὰ προσκεφάλαια, ";I have sold the couch and the cushions,"; In the Κολακεία of Theophrastus p. 40.32 f. (ed. Jebb), the flatterer is represented as τοῦ παιδὸς ἐν τῷ θεάτρῳ ἀφελόμενος τὰ προσκεφάλαια αὐτὸς ὑποστρῶσαι, ";taking the cushions from the slave in the theatre, and spreading them on the seat with his own hands.";

 

The Vocabulary of the Greek New Testament.
Copyright © 1914, 1929, 1930 by James Hope Moulton and George Milligan. Hodder and Stoughton, London.
Derivative Copyright © 2015 by Allan Loder.
List of Word Forms
πρεσβείς πρέσβεις πρέσβυς πρεσβυτεριον πρεσβυτέριον πρεσβυτεριου πρεσβυτερίου presbuterion presbuteriou presbyterion presbytérion presbyteriou presbyteríou
Old / New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2022. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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