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Lexicon :: Strong's G5546 - christianos

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Χριστιανός
Transliteration
christianos (Key)
Pronunciation
khre-ste-ä-no's (Key)
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Part of Speech
proper masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 9:493,1322

Strong’s Definitions

Χριστιανός Christianós, khris-tee-an-os'; from G5547; a Christian, i.e. follower of Christ:—Christian.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 3x

The KJV translates Strong's G5546 in the following manner: Christian (3x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 3x
The KJV translates Strong's G5546 in the following manner: Christian (3x).
  1. Christian, a follower of Christ

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
Χριστιανός Christianós, khris-tee-an-os'; from G5547; a Christian, i.e. follower of Christ:—Christian.
STRONGS NT 5546: Χριστιανός
Χριστιανός (cf. Lightfoot on Philip., p. 16 note), Χριστιανου, (Χριστός), a Christian, a follower of Christ: Acts 11:26; Acts 26:28; 1 Peter 4:16. The name was first given to the worshippers of Jesus by the Gentiles, but from the second century (Justin Martyr (e. g. Apology 1, 4, p. 55 a.; dialog contra Trypho, § 35; cf. 'Teaching etc. 12, 4 [ET])) onward accepted by them as a title of honor. CL Lipsius, Ueber Ursprung u. ältesten Gebrauch des Christennamens. 4to, pp. 20, Jen. 1873. Yet see Bp. Lghtft. Apost. Fathers, Pt. II. vol. i. p. 400 sqq. (CL Sophocles' Lexicon, under the word, 2; Farrar in Alex.'s Kitto, under the word; on the 'Titles of Believers in the N. T.' see Westcott, Epistles of St. John, p. 125f; cf. Dict. of Chris. Antiqq., under the word 'Faithful'.)
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Acts
11:26; 26:28
1 Peter
4:16

BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Acts
11:26; 26:28
1 Peter
4:16

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G5546 matches the Greek Χριστιανός (christianos),
which occurs 3 times in 3 verses in the Greek concordance of the NASB

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 11:26 - and when he had found him, he brought him to Antioch. And for an entire year they [fn]met with the church and taught considerable [fn]numbers; and the disciples were first called Christians G5546 in Antioch.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 26:28 - Agrippa replied to Paul, “[fn]In a short time you [fn]will persuade me to [fn]become a Christian.” G5546
Unchecked Copy Box1Pe 4:16 - but if anyone suffers as a Christian, G5546 he is not to be ashamed, but is to glorify God in this name.
 
 
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