Strong's Enhanced Concordance

The Aionian Bible un-translates and instead transliterates ten special words to help us better understand the extent of God’s love for individuals and all mankind, and the nature of afterlife destinies. The original translation is unaltered and an inline note is appended to 63 Old Testament and 200 New Testament verses. Compare the definitions below to the Aionian Glossary. Follow the blue link below to study the word's usage. Search for any Strong's number: g1-21369 and h1-9049.
apostle
Strongs:
g652
Word:
ἀπόστολος
Tyndale
Word:
ἀπόστολος
Transliteration:
apostolos
Gloss:
apostle
Morphhology:
Greek, Noun, Male
Definition:
ἀπόστολος, -ου, ὁ (< ἀοστέλλω), [in LXX; 3Ki.14:6 A (שָׁלַח) *;] 1) a fleet, an expedition (Dem.). 2) a messenger, one sent on a mission (Hdt, LXX, l.with, and π; see M, Pr., 37 f; MM, see word; M, Th., i, 2:7 and reff.): Jhn.13:16, 2Co.8:23 Php.2:25. 3) In NT, an Apostle of Christ (a) with special ref. to the Twelve: Mat.10:2, Mrk.3:14, Luk.11:49, Eph.3:5, Rev.18:20, al, equality with whom is claimed by St. Paul, Gal.1:1, 11 ff, 1Ti.2:7, a1; (b) in a wider sense of prominent Christian teachers, as Barnabas, Act.14:14, apparently also Silvanus and Timothy, 1Th.2:6, and perhaps Andronicus and Junias (Junia?), Rom.16:7 (see ICC, in l); of false teachers, claiming apostleship: 2Co.11:5 11:13, Rev.2:2. (On the different uses of the term in NT, see Lit, Gal., 92-101; Cremer, 530; DB, i, 126; DCG, i, 105; Enc. Br, ii, 196 ff.) (AS)
Liddell-Scott-Jones
Word:
ἀπόστολος
Transliteration:
apostolos
Gloss:
apostle
Morphhology:
Greek, Noun, Male
Definition:
ἀπόστολ-ος, ὁ, messenger, ambassador, envoy, ὁ μὲν δὴ ἀ. ἐς τὴν Μίλητον ἦν[Refs 5th c.BC+]; ἐς Λακεδαίμονα τριήρεϊ ἀ. ἐγίνετο he went off on a mission to Laced, [Refs] b) commander of a naval force, [Refs 5th c.AD+] 2) messenger from God, [LXX]; especially of the Apostles, [NT] II) ={στόλος}, naval squadron or expedition, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; ἀπόστολον ἀφιέναι, ἀποστέλλειν, ποιεῖσθαι, [Refs 4th c.BC+] II.2) colony, [Refs 1st c.BC+] II.3) ={ἀποστολή}, of envoys, [Refs 1st c.AD+] II.4) ἀπόστολον, τό, with or without πλοῖον, packet, [Refs 5th c.BC+] II.5) ἀπόστολος, ὁ, order for dispatch, of a vessel, [Refs 3rd c.AD+] II.6) export-licence, [Refs 2nd c.AD+] II.7) genitive uncertain, cargo dispatched by order, [Refs 2nd c.AD+]
Strongs
Word:
ἀπόστολος
Transliteration:
apóstolos
Pronounciation:
ap-os'-tol-os
Language:
Greek
Morphhology:
Noun Masculine
Definition:
a delegate; specially, an ambassador of the Gospel; officially a commissioner of Christ ("apostle") (with miraculous powers); apostle, messenger, he that is sent; from g649 (ἀποστέλλω);