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Bible Lexicons

Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #2888 - κοσμοκράτωρ

Transliteration
kosmokrátōr
Phonetics
kos-mok-rat'-ore
Origin
from (G2889) and (G2902)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
TDNT
3:913,466
Definition
Thayer's
  1. lord of the world, prince of this age
    1. the devil and his demons
Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
  3. Parsing
KJV (1)
Ephesians
1
NAS (2)
Ephesians
2
HCS (1)
Ephesians
1
BSB (1)
Ephesians
1
ESV (1)
Ephesians
1
WEB (1)
Ephesians
1
Verse Results
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

κοσμο-κράτωρ [ ], ορος, ὁ,

1. lord of the world, epith. of οὐρανός, Orph. H. 4.3; Ζεὺς Μίτρας Ἥλιος κ. Not.Scav. 1912.323 (Rome).

2. of the Emperors, IG 14.926, Sammelb. 4275, cf. Ptol. Tetr. 175, Heph.Astr. 1.1.

3. Astrol., ruler of the κόσμος, i.e. planet, Id.in Cat.Cod.Astr. 6.68, Vett.Val. 171.6; οἱ ἑπτὰ κ. Dam. Pr. 131; οἱ κ. τοῦ σκότους τούτου the cosmic rulers of this sinful world, Ephesians 6:12; οἱ κ. οἱ τὰ ὑπὸ σελήνην στοιχεῖα διοικοῦντες Iamb. Myst. 2.3.

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

*† κοσμοκράτωρ , -ορος ,

(< κόσμος , κρατέω ),

1. in Orphic hymns, al. (v. AR, Eph., l.c.), a ruler of the whole world (and so in Rabbinic writings: קוֺזמוֺקְרָטוֺר ).

2. a ruler of this world (in contrast to παντο κράτωρ ): οἱ κ . τ . σκότους τούτου , the rulers of this dark world, Ephesians 6:12.†


Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament.
Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
Vocabulary of the Greek NT

The Emperor Caracalla receives this title in an Egyptian inscr. Archiv ii. p. 449, No. 83.

 

The Vocabulary of the Greek New Testament.
Copyright © 1914, 1929, 1930 by James Hope Moulton and George Milligan. Hodder and Stoughton, London.
Derivative Copyright © 2015 by Allan Loder.
List of Word Forms
κοσμοκρατορας κοσμοκράτορας kosmokratoras kosmokrátoras
Old / New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2021. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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