935: βασιλεύς


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Dodson dictionary

935
βασιλεύς, έως, ὁ,       Noun, Masculine
a king, ruler, but in some passages clearly to be translated: emperor.

From: Public Domain Greek-English lexicon by John Jeffrey Dodson (2010)

HELPS Lexicon excerpt

Cognate: 935 basileús – a king (sovereign); often used of Christ "the King of kings" (Rev 19:16) – the King over the Kingdom with unqualified jurisdiction over all creation because He is also God the Creator (cf. Jn 1:1-3,49)!  See932 (basileía).

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Strong's Greek Dictionary

935
βασιλεύς (basileús)
probably from 939 (through the notion of a foundation of power); a sovereign (abstractly, relatively, or figuratively)
:--king.

From: Strong's Greek Dictionary by James Strong (1890)