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Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #2935 - κτήτωρ
- a possessor
κτή-τωρ, ορος, ὁ,
possessor, owner, D.S. 34 / 5.2.31, POxy. 237 viii 31 (i A.D.), A.D. Pron. 22.6, AP 7.206 (Damoch.), Procop. Arc. 26: c. gen., οἰκιῶν κ. Acts 4:34.
**† κτήτωρ , -ορος , ὁ
[in Sm.: Joel 1:11*;]
a possessor: Acts 4:34.†
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For this word = ";possessor,"; ";owner,"; as in Acts 4:34, cf. P Oxy II. 237viii. 31 (A.D. 186) κελεύω οὖν πάντας τοὺς κτήτορας ἐντὸς μηνῶν ἓξ ἀπογράψασθαι τὴν ἰδίαν κτῆσιν εἰς τὴν τῶν ἐνκτήσεων βιβλιοθήκην, ";I command all owners to register their property at the property record-office within six months"; (Edd.), P Tebt II. 378.24 (a lease of land—A.D. 265) τ [ῶν δ ]ημοσίων πάντων ὄντων πρὸς ὑμ [ᾶς τοὺ ]ς κτήτορας, ";all the State dues being paid by you the landlords"; (Edd.). See also Archiv v. p. 374 f. For the later sense of ";founder"; Preuschen (HZNT ad Ac l.c.) refers to Krumbacher Indogerm. Forsch. xxv. p. 393 ff. The adj. κτητορικός occurs in the fragmentary P Giss I. 124.7 (vi/A.D.).
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