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Lexicon :: Strong's G4245 - presbyteros

πρεσβύτερος
Transliteration
presbyteros
Pronunciation
pres-bü'-te-ros (Key)
Part of Speech
adjective
Root Word (Etymology)
Comparative of presbus (elderly)
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 6:651,931

KJV Translation Count — Total: 67x
The KJV translates Strong's G4245 in the following manner: elder (64x), old man (1x), eldest (1x), elder woman (1x).
Outline of Biblical Usage [?]
  1. elder, of age,

    1. the elder of two people

    2. advanced in life, an elder, a senior

      1. forefathers

  2. a term of rank or office

    1. among the Jews

      1. members of the great council or Sanhedrin (because in early times the rulers of the people, judges, etc., were selected from elderly men)

      2. of those who in separate cities managed public affairs and administered justice

    2. among the Christians, those who presided over the assemblies (or churches) The NT uses the term bishop, elders, and presbyters interchangeably

    3. the twenty four members of the heavenly Sanhedrin or court seated on thrones around the throne of God

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
πρεσβύτερος presbýteros, pres-boo'-ter-os; comparative of πρέσβυς présbys (elderly); older; as noun, a senior; specially, an Israelite Sanhedrist (also figuratively, member of the celestial council) or Christian "presbyter":—elder(-est), old.
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Strong's Number G4245 matches the Greek πρεσβύτερος (presbyteros),
which occurs 67 times in 67 verses in the Greek concordance of the KJV
Page 1 / 2 (Mat 15:2–Heb 11:2)

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Why do thy disciples transgress the tradition of the elders? G4245 for they wash not their hands when they eat bread.

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From that time forth began Jesus to shew unto his disciples, how that he must go unto Jerusalem, and suffer many things of the elders G4245 and chief priests and scribes, and be killed, and be raised again the third day.

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And when he was come into the temple, the chief priests and the elders G4245 of the people came unto him as he was teaching, and said, By what authority doest thou these things? and who gave thee this authority?

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Then assembled together the chief priests, and the scribes, and the elders G4245 of the people, unto the palace of the high priest, who was called Caiaphas,

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And while he yet spake, lo, Judas, one of the twelve, came, and with him a great multitude with swords and staves, from the chief priests and elders G4245 of the people.

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And they that had laid hold on Jesus led him away to Caiaphas the high priest, where the scribes and the elders G4245 were assembled.

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Now the chief priests, and elders, G4245 and all the council, sought false witness against Jesus, to put him to death;

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When the morning was come, all the chief priests and elders G4245 of the people took counsel against Jesus to put him to death:

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Then Judas, which had betrayed him, when he saw that he was condemned, repented himself, and brought again the thirty pieces of silver to the chief priests and elders, G4245

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And when he was accused of the chief priests and elders, G4245 he answered nothing.

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But the chief priests and elders G4245 persuaded the multitude that they should ask Barabbas, and destroy Jesus.

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Likewise also the chief priests mocking him, with the scribes and elders, G4245 said,

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And when they were assembled with the elders, G4245 and had taken counsel, they gave large money unto the soldiers,

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For the Pharisees, and all the Jews, except they wash their hands oft, eat not, holding the tradition of the elders. G4245

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Then the Pharisees and scribes asked him, Why walk not thy disciples according to the tradition of the elders, G4245 but eat bread with unwashen hands?

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And he began to teach them, that the Son of man must suffer many things, and be rejected of the elders, G4245 and of the chief priests, and scribes, and be killed, and after three days rise again.

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And they come again to Jerusalem: and as he was walking in the temple, there come to him the chief priests, and the scribes, and the elders, G4245

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And immediately, while he yet spake, cometh Judas, one of the twelve, and with him a great multitude with swords and staves, from the chief priests and the scribes and the elders. G4245

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And they led Jesus away to the high priest: and with him were assembled all the chief priests and the elders G4245 and the scribes.

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And straightway in the morning the chief priests held a consultation with the elders G4245 and scribes and the whole council, and bound Jesus, and carried him away, and delivered him to Pilate.

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And when he heard of Jesus, he sent unto him the elders G4245 of the Jews, beseeching him that he would come and heal his servant.

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Saying, The Son of man must suffer many things, and be rejected of the elders G4245 and chief priests and scribes, and be slain, and be raised the third day.

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Now his elder G4245 son was in the field: and as he came and drew nigh to the house, he heard musick and dancing.

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And it came to pass, that on one of those days, as he taught the people in the temple, and preached the gospel, the chief priests and the scribes came upon him with the elders, G4245

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Then Jesus said unto the chief priests, and captains of the temple, and the elders, G4245 which were come to him, Be ye come out, as against a thief, with swords and staves?

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And they which heard it, being convicted by their own conscience, went out one by one, beginning at the eldest, G4245 even unto the last: and Jesus was left alone, and the woman standing in the midst.

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And it shall come to pass in the last days, saith God, I will pour out of my Spirit upon all flesh: and your sons and your daughters shall prophesy, and your young men shall see visions, and your old men G4245 shall dream dreams:

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And it came to pass on the morrow, that their rulers, and elders, G4245 and scribes,

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Then Peter, filled with the Holy Ghost, said unto them, Ye rulers of the people, and elders G4245 of Israel,

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And being let go, they went to their own company, and reported all that the chief priests and elders G4245 had said unto them.

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And they stirred up the people, and the elders, G4245 and the scribes, and came upon him, and caught him, and brought him to the council,

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Which also they did, and sent it to the elders G4245 by the hands of Barnabas and Saul.

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And when they had ordained them elders G4245 in every church, and had prayed with fasting, they commended them to the Lord, on whom they believed.

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When therefore Paul and Barnabas had no small dissension and disputation with them, they determined that Paul and Barnabas, and certain other of them, should go up to Jerusalem unto the apostles and elders G4245 about this question.

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And when they were come to Jerusalem, they were received of the church, and of the apostles and elders, G4245 and they declared all things that God had done with them.

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And the apostles and elders G4245 came together for to consider of this matter.

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Then pleased it the apostles and elders, G4245 with the whole church, to send chosen men of their own company to Antioch with Paul and Barnabas; namely, Judas surnamed Barsabas, and Silas, chief men among the brethren:

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And they wrote letters by them after this manner; The apostles and elders G4245 and brethren send greeting unto the brethren which are of the Gentiles in Antioch and Syria and Cilicia:

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And as they went through the cities, they delivered them the decrees for to keep, that were ordained of the apostles and elders G4245 which were at Jerusalem.

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And from Miletus he sent to Ephesus, and called the elders G4245 of the church.

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And the day following Paul went in with us unto James; and all the elders G4245 were present.

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And they came to the chief priests and elders, G4245 and said, We have bound ourselves under a great curse, that we will eat nothing until we have slain Paul.

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And after five days Ananias the high priest descended with the elders, G4245 and with a certain orator named Tertullus, who informed the governor against Paul.

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About whom, when I was at Jerusalem, the chief priests and the elders G4245 of the Jews informed me, desiring to have judgment against him.

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Rebuke not an elder, G4245 but intreat him as a father; and the younger men as brethren;

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The elder women G4245 as mothers; the younger as sisters, with all purity.

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Let the elders G4245 that rule well be counted worthy of double honour, especially they who labour in the word and doctrine.

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Against an elder G4245 receive not an accusation, but before two or three witnesses.

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For this cause left I thee in Crete, that thou shouldest set in order the things that are wanting, and ordain elders G4245 in every city, as I had appointed thee:

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For by it the elders G4245 obtained a good report.

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2. Jas 5:14–Rev 19:4

 
 
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