32: ἄγγελος

Noun, Masculine


Dodson dictionary

G32 ἄγγελος, ου, ὁ

Transliteration: ángelos

Part(s) of speech: Noun, Masculine

Definition: a messenger, generally a (supernatural) messenger from God, an angel, conveying news or behests from God to men.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G32 ἄγγελος

Transliteration: ángelos

Derivation: from ἀγγέλλω (angéllō) (probably derived from G71;

Definition: compare G34) (to bring tidings); a messenger; especially an "angel"; by implication, a pastor

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

ἄγγελος

G32 

Occurrences in the NT: 176

ἄγγελος, -ου, ὁ,
[in LXX chiefly for מַלְאָךְ;]
1. a messenger, one sent: Mt 11:10, Ja 22:25.
2. As in LXX, in the special sense of angel, a spiritual, heavenly being, attendant upon God and employed as his messenger to men, to make known his purposes, as Lk 1:11, or to execute them, as Mt 4:6. The ἄ. in Re 1:20 2:1, al., is variously understood as
(1) a messenger or delegate,
(2) a bishop or ruler,
(3) a guardian angel,
(4) the prevailing spirit of each church, i.e. the Church itself. (Cf. Swete, Ap)., in l.; DB, iv, 991; Thayer, s.v.; Cremer, 18; MM, VGT, s.v.)

From: Abbott-Smith, George, "A Manual Greek-English Lexicon of the Greek New Testament", 1922. Public Domain.

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Occurrences in the Greek New Testament

Text: Nestle's 1904 edition