Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #910 - Βαπτιστής
- a baptiser
- one who administers the rite of baptism
- the surname of John, the forerunner of Christ
βαπτ-ιστής, οῦ, ὁ,
one that dips: baptizer, ὁ β. the Baptist, Matthew 3:1, cf. J. AJ 18.5.2, etc.: metaph. of the Passion, Luke 12:50.
† βαπτιστής , -οῦ , ὁ
(< βαπτίζω ),
a baptizer: of John the Baptist, Matthew 3:1; Matthew 11:11-12; Matthew 14:2; Matthew 14:8; Matthew 16:14; Matthew 17:13, Mark 6:25; Mark 8:28, Luke 7:20; Luke 7:33; Luke 9:19.†
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