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.
: Elder
Strongs:
g4245
Word:
πρεσβύτερος
Tyndale
Word:
πρεσβύτερος
Transliteration:
presbuteros
Gloss:
: Elder
Morphhology:
Greek, Adjective
Definition:
πρέσβυς, -εως, ὁ poët. form of πρεσβύτης (which see), [in LXX (= πρεσβευτής, an ambassador): Num.21:20 (21), al. (מֲלְאָךְ), Isa.13:8 57:9 (צִיר), 1Ma.9:70, al;] an old man. Compar, πρεσβύτερος, -α, -ον, [in LXX chiefly for זָקֵן;] 1) of age, elder: ὁ νἱὸς ὁ π, Luk.15:25; as subst, opp. to νεανίσκοι, Act.2:17; to νεώτερος, 1Ti.5:1-2; of the religious leaders of the past, Mat.15:2, Mrk.7:3, 5, Heb.11:2 (= οἱ πατέρες, Heb.1:1). 2) Of dignity, rank or office (as found in π. and Inscr. of civil and religious offices, including priesthood, in Asia Minor and in Egypt; see Deiss, BS, 154 ff, 233 If; LAE, 373); (a) among Jews: Mat.16:21 26:47, 57 27:3, 12 27:20, 41 28:12, Mrk.8:31 11:27 14:43, 53 15:1, Luk.7:3 9:22 20:1 22:52, Jhn.8:9, Act.4:5, 8 4:23 6:12 23:14 24:1; τ. Ἰουνδαίων, Act.25:15; τ. λαοῦ, Mat.21:23 26:3 27:1; (b) among Christians: Act.11:30 14:23 15:2, 4 15:6, 22-23 16:4 21:18, 1Ti.5:17 5:19, Tit.1:5, II Jn 1, 3Jn.1, 1Pe.5:1 5:5; τ. ἐκκλησίας, Act.20:17, Jas.5:14; (with) in the visions of the Apocalypse: Rev.4:4, 10 5:5-6, 8 5:11, 14 7:11, 13 11:16 14:3 19:4. (On the NT use of this word and its relation to ἐπίσκοπος (which see), cf. Lft, Phi, 93 ff, 189 ff; CGT, Past. Epp, lvi ff.) (AS)
Liddell-Scott-Jones
Word:
πρεσβύτερος
Transliteration:
presbuteros
Gloss:
: Elder
Morphhology:
Greek, Adjective
Definition:
Related to: πρεσβῠτέριον or πρεσβῠ-εῖον, τό, council of elders, presbytery, [NT] II) honour or privilege of an elder, [LXX+2nd c.AD+]
Strongs
Word:
πρεσβύτερος
Transliteration:
presbýteros
Pronounciation:
pres-boo'-ter-os
Language:
Greek
Morphhology:
Adjective
Definition:
older; as noun, a senior; specially, an Israelite Sanhedrist (also figuratively, member of the celestial council) or Christian "presbyter"; elder(-est), old; comparative of (elderly);