749: ἀρχιερεύς

Noun, Masculine


Dodson dictionary

G749 ἀρχιερεύς, έως, ὁ

Transliteration: archiereús

Part(s) of speech: Noun, Masculine

Definition: high priest, chief priest.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G749 ἀρχιερεύς

Transliteration: archiereús

Derivation: from G746 and G2409;

Definition: the high-priest (literally, of the Jews, typically, Christ); by extension a chief priest

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

ἀρχιερεύς

G749 

Occurrences in the NT: 122

ἀρχ-ιερεύς, -έως, ὁ,
[in LXX for כֹּהֵן, הַגָּדוֹל כּ״, הָרֹאשׁ כּ״;]
1. high-priest: Mk 2:26 14:47, al.; of Christ: He 2:17 3:1, al.
2. In pl., chief priests, including ex-high-priests and members of high-priestly families: Mt 2:4, Mk 8:31, al. (Cremer, 294; DCG, i, 297 f.; MM, 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