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.
master
Strongs:
g1988
Word:
ἐπιστάτης
Tyndale
Word:
ἐπιστάτης
Transliteration:
epistatēs
Gloss:
master
Morphhology:
Greek, Noun, Male
Definition:
ἐπιστάτης, -ου, ό (< ἐφίστημι), [in LXX: 4Ki.25:19, Jer.29:26 52:25 (פָּקִיד), 2Ch.31:12 (נָגִיד), 2Ma.5:22, etc;] a chief, commander, master: Luk.5:5 8:24, 45 9:33, 49 17:13 (cf. Dalman, Words, 336 ff.). (AS)
Liddell-Scott-Jones
Word:
ἐπιστάτης
Transliteration:
epistatēs
Gloss:
master
Morphhology:
Greek, Noun, Male
Definition:
ἐπιστᾰτ-ης, ου, ὁ, (ἐφίσταμαι) one who stands near or by: hence, like{ἱκέτης}, suppliant, οὐ σύ γ᾽ ἂν. σῷ ἐπιστάτῃ οὐδ᾽ ἅλα δοίης [Refs 8th c.BC+] 2). in battle-order, one's rear-rank man, [Refs 5th c.BC+] 2.b). also, even numbers in a λόχος, [Refs 1st c.BC+] II). one who stands or is mounted upon, ἁρμάτων ἐ, of a charioteer, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; ἐλεφάντων ἐ, of the driver, [Refs 2nd c.BC+] II.2). one who is set over, chief, commander, [Refs 4th c.BC+]; ποιμνίων ἐ. [Refs 5th c.BC+]; ἐρετμῶν ἐ. [Refs 5th c.BC+]; θύματος ἐ. [Refs]; but ταύρων πυρπνόων ζεύγλῃσι mastering them with, [Refs]; ἐνόπτρων καὶ μύρων, of the Trojans, [Refs]; ἐ. Κολωνοῦ, of a tutelary god, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; [καιρὸς] ἀνδράσιν μέγιστος ἔργου παντός ἐστ᾽ ἐ. [Refs]; also in Prose, ἐ. γενέσθαι τῶν λόγων ἴσους καὶ κοινούς judges, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; ποίας ἐργασίας ἐ; Answ. ἐ. τοῦ ποιῆσαι δεινὸν λέγειν (where it ={ἐπιστήμων}) [Refs 5th c.BC+]; ἐπιστάται ἄθλων stewards of games, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; of a pilot, [Refs]; supervisor of training, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; τῶν ἐφήβων [NT+1st c.BC+] III). president of a board or assembly: at Athens, ἐ. τῶν πρυτάνεων chairman of βουλή and ἐκκλησία in 5th C, [Refs 4th c.BC+], later, keeper of Treasury or Archives, [Refs]; ἐ. τῶν προέδρων chairman of βουλή and ἐκκλησία from 4th C [Refs 4th c.BC+] III.2). overseer, superintendent, in charge of any public building or works, τοῦ νεὼ τοῦ ἐν πόλει, i.e. of the temple of Athena Polias, [Refs 2nd c.BC+]; ἐ. τῶν ἔργων clerk of the works, [LXX+4th c.BC+]; τῶν κοπρώνων [Refs 4th c.BC+] III.3). governor, administrator, τῆς πόλεως [Refs 3rd c.BC+]; κώμης local magistrate, [Refs] III.4). ={προστάτης}, Latin patronus, [Refs] IV). in [Refs 5th c.BC+]; compare ἐπίστατον.
Strongs
Word:
ἐπιστάτης
Transliteration:
epistátēs
Pronounciation:
ep-is-tat'-ace
Language:
Greek
Morphhology:
Noun Masculine
Definition:
an appointee over, i.e. commander (teacher); master; from g1909 (ἐπί) and a presumed derivative of g2476 (ἵστημι);