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Lexicon :: Strong's G747 - archēgos

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ἀρχηγός
Transliteration
archēgos
Pronunciation
är-khā-go's (Key)
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Part of Speech
adjective
Root Word (Etymology)
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Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 1:487,81

Strong’s Definitions

ἀρχηγός archēgós, ar-khay-gos'; from G746 and G71; a chief leader:—author, captain, prince.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 4x

The KJV translates Strong's G747 in the following manner: prince (2x), captain (1x), author (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 4x
The KJV translates Strong's G747 in the following manner: prince (2x), captain (1x), author (1x).
  1. the chief leader, prince

    1. of Christ

  2. one that takes the lead in any thing and thus affords an example, a predecessor in a matter, pioneer

  3. the author

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
ἀρχηγός archēgós, ar-khay-gos'; from G746 and G71; a chief leader:—author, captain, prince.
STRONGS NT 747: ἀρχηγός
ἀρχηγός, ἀρχηγόν, adjective, leading, furnishing the first cause or occasion: Euripides, Hipp. 881; Plato, Crat., p. 401 d.; chiefly used as a substantive, , , ἀρχηγός (ἀρχή and ἄγω);
1. the chief leader, prince: of Christ, Acts 5:31; (Aeschylus Ag. 259; Thucydides 1, 132;. The Sept. Isaiah 3:5; 2 Chronicles 23:14, and often).
2. "one that takes the lead in anything (1 Macc. 10:47, ἀρχηγός λόγων εἰρηνικῶν) and thus affords an example, a predecessor in a matter": τῆς πίστεως, of Christ, Hebrews 12:2 (who in the prominence of his faith far surpassed the examples of faith commemorated in Hebrews 11) (others bring this under the next head; yet cf. Kurtz at the passage). So ἀρχηγός ἁμαρτίας, Micah 1:13; ζήλους, Clement of Rome, 1 Cor. 14, 1 [ET]; τῆς στάσεως καί διχοστασίας, ibid. 51, 1; τῆς ἀποστασιας, of the devil, Irenaeus 4, 40, 1; τοιαυτης φιλοσοφίας, of Thales, Aristotle, met. 1, 3, 7 (p. 983{b} 20). Hence,
3. the author: τῆς ζωῆς, Acts 3:15; τῆς σωτηρίας, Hebrews 2:10. (Often so in secular authors: τῶν πάντων, of God (Plato) Tim. Locr., p. 96 c.; τοῦ γένους τῶν ἀνθρώπων, of God, Diodorus 5, 72; ἀρχηγός καί αἴτιος, leader and author, are often joined, as Polybius 1, 66, 10; Herodian, 2, 6, 22 (14, Bekker edition)). Cf. Bleek on Heb. vol. ii. 1, p. 301f.
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

2 Chronicles
23:14
Isaiah
3:5
Micah
1:13
Acts
3:15; 5:31
1 Corinthians
14; 14:1
Hebrews
2:10; 11; 12:2

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G747 matches the Greek ἀρχηγός (archēgos),
which occurs 4 times in 4 verses in the Greek concordance of the KJV

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 3:15 - And killed the Prince G747 of life, whom God hath raised from the dead; whereof we are witnesses.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 5:31 - Him hath God exalted with his right hand to be a Prince G747 and a Saviour, for to give repentance to Israel, and forgiveness of sins.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 2:10 - For it became him, for whom are all things, and by whom are all things, in bringing many sons unto glory, to make the captain G747 of their salvation perfect through sufferings.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 12:2 - Looking unto Jesus the author G747 and finisher of our faith; who for the joy that was set before him endured the cross, despising the shame, and is set down at the right hand of the throne of God.
 
 
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