5506: χιλίαρχος

Noun, Masculine


Dodson dictionary

G5506 χιλίαρχος, ου, ὁ

Transliteration: chilíarchos

Part(s) of speech: Noun, Masculine

Definition: a commander of a thousand men, a military tribune.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G5506 χιλίαρχος

Transliteration: chilíarchos

Derivation: from G5507 and G757;

Definition: the commander of a thousand soldiers ("chiliarch"; i.e. colonel

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

χιλίαρχος

G5506 

Occurrences in the NT: 21

χιλίαρχος (in Hdt., al., -ης), -ου, ὁ
(< χίλιοι, ἄρχω) [in LXX chiefly for אֶלֶף שַׂר ;]
a chiliarch, the commander of a thousand, esp. a Roman military tribune, the commander of a cohort: Jo 18:12, Ac 21:31-33, 37 22:24-29 23:10, 15, 17-19, 22 24:7, 22 25:23; more generally, of officers of similar rank, Mk 6:21, Re 6:15 19:18 (v., DB, i, 352b; DCG, i, 271a, 307a).†

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