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Strong's #4232 - πραιτώριον

Transliteration
praitṓrion
Phonetics
prahee-to'-ree-on
Origin
of Latin origin
Parts of Speech
Noun Neuter
TDNT
None
Definition
Thayer's
  1. "head-quarters" in a Roman camp, the tent of the commander-in-chief
  2. the palace in which the governor or procurator of a province resided, to which use the Romans were accustomed to appropriate the palaces already existing, and formerly dwelt in by kings or princes; at Jerusalem it was a magnificent palace which Herod the Great had built for himself, and which the Roman procurators seemed to have occupied whenever they came from Caesarea to Jerusalem to transact public business
  3. the camp of the Praetorian soldiers established by Tiberius
Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
  3. Parsing
KJV (8)
Matthew
1
Mark
1
John
4
Acts
1
Philippians
1
NAS (9)
Matthew
1
Mark
1
John
4
Acts
1
Philippians
2
HCS (8)
Matthew
1
Mark
1
John
4
Acts
1
Philippians
1
BSB (8)
Matthew
1
Mark
1
John
4
Acts
1
Philippians
1
ESV (8)
Matthew
1
Mark
1
John
4
Acts
1
Philippians
1
WEB (8)
Matthew
1
Mark
1
John
4
Acts
1
Philippians
1
Verse Results
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

πραιτώριον, τό,

= Lat. Praetorium, official residence of a governor, Ev.Matthew 27:27; later, of private residences, Just. Nov. 159 Praef.

II praetorian guard: ἔπαρχος πραιτωρίον, τοῦ π., = praefectus praetorio, OGI 707 (Tyre, ii A.D. ), IG 14.911, etc.

2. imperial household, Ep. Philippians 1:13.

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

*† πραιτώριον , -ου , τό ,

(Lat. prætorium),

1. headquarters in a Roman camp,

2. The palace or official residence of the Governor of a province: Matthew 27:27, Mark 15:16 (v. Swete, in l), John 18:28; John 18:33; John 19:9; τ . Papyri τ . Ἡρώδου , Acts 23:35.

3. the Prætorian Guard: Philippians 1:13 (v. Lft., in l; ICC, 51 f.).†


Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament.
Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
List of Word Forms
πραιτωριον πραιτώριον πραιτωριω πραιτωρίω πραιτωρίῳ praitorio praitōriō praitoríoi praitōríōi praitorion praitōrion praitṓrion
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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