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Old & New Testament Greek

Entry for Strong's #652 - ἀπόστολος

Transliteration:
ap
Phonetics:
ap-os'-tol-os  
Word Origin:
from (649)
Parts of Speech:
Noun Masculine
TDNT:
1:407,67
Word Definition  [ Thayer's | Strong's ]
Thayer's Definition
  1. a delegate, messenger, one sent forth with orders
    1. specifically applied to the twelve apostles of Christ
    2. in a broader sense applied to other eminent Christian teachers
      1. of Barnabas
      2. of Timothy and Silvanus
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 7971 ‑ שָׁלַח (shaw‑lakh');  
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

ἀπόστολ-ος, ὁ,

I

1.messenger, ambassador, envoy, ὁ μὲν δὴ ἀ. ἐς τὴν Μίλητον ἦν Hdt. 1.21; ἐς Λακεδαίμονα τριήρεϊ ἀ. ἐγίνετο he went off on a mission to Laced., Id. 5.38. commander of a naval force, Hsch.

2. messenger from God, LXX 1 Kings 14:6; esp. of the Apostles, Matthew 10:2, al.

II = στόλος,

1. naval squadron or expedition, Lys. 19.21; ἀπόστολον ἀφιέναι, ἀποστέλλειν, ποιεῖσθαι, D. 3.5, 18.80,107, IG 2.809b190.

2. colony, D.H. 9.59.

3. = ἀποστολή, of envoys, J. AJ 17.11.1.

4. ἀπόστολον, τό, with or without πλοῖον, packet, Pl. 346a, Ps.- Hdt. Vit.Hom. 19.

5. ἀπόστολος, ὁ, order for dispatch, of a vessel, CPHerm. 6.11 (iii A.D., pl.), PAmh. 2.138.10 (iv A.D.), cf. Dig. 49.6.1.

6. export-licence, PGnom. 162 (ii A.D.).

7. gen. dub., cargo dispatched by order, POxy. 522.1,al. (ii A.D.), PTeb. 486 (ii/iii A.D.).

Frequency / Word / Parsing Lists  [ Book | Word | Parsing ]
Verse Results
KJV (81)NAS (79)HCS (80)
Matthew1
Mark1
Luke6
John1
Acts30
Romans3
1 Corinthians9
2 Corinthians6
Galatians3
Ephesians4
Philippians1
Colossians1
1 Thessalonians1
1 Timothy2
2 Timothy2
Titus1
Hebrews1
1 Peter1
2 Peter2
Jude1
Revelation3
Matthew1
Mark1
Luke6
John1
Acts28
Romans3
1 Corinthians9
2 Corinthians6
Galatians3
Ephesians4
Philippians1
Colossians1
1 Thessalonians1
1 Timothy2
2 Timothy2
Titus1
Hebrews1
1 Peter1
2 Peter2
Jude1
Revelation3
Matthew1
Mark2
Luke6
John1
Acts28
Romans3
1 Corinthians10
2 Corinthians6
Galatians3
Ephesians4
Philippians1
Colossians1
1 Thessalonians1
1 Timothy2
2 Timothy2
Titus1
Hebrews1
1 Peter1
2 Peter2
Jude1
Revelation3
List of Word Forms
αποστολοι αποστολοί αποστόλοι απόστολοι ἀπόστολοι αποστολοις αποστόλοις ἀποστόλοις αποστολον απόστολον ἀπόστολον αποστολος αποστόλος απόστολος ἀπόστολος αποστολου αποστόλου ἀποστόλου αποστολους αποστόλους ἀποστόλους αποστολων αποστόλων ἀποστόλων apostoloi apóstoloi apostolois apostólois apostolon apostolōn apostólon apostólōn apóstolon apostolos apóstolos apostolou apostólou apostolous apostólous
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