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Lexicon :: Strong's G3316 - mesitēs

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μεσίτης
Transliteration
mesitēs (Key)
Pronunciation
mes-ee'-tace
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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 4:598,585

Strong’s Definitions

μεσίτης mesítēs, mes-ee'-tace; from G3319; a go-between, i.e. (simply) an internunciator, or (by implication) a reconciler (intercessor):—mediator.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 6x

The KJV translates Strong's G3316 in the following manner: mediator (6x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 6x
The KJV translates Strong's G3316 in the following manner: mediator (6x).
  1. one who intervenes between two, either in order to make or restore peace and friendship, or form a compact, or for ratifying a covenant

  2. a medium of communication, arbitrator

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
μεσίτης mesítēs, mes-ee'-tace; from G3319; a go-between, i.e. (simply) an internunciator, or (by implication) a reconciler (intercessor):—mediator.
STRONGS NT 3316: μεσίτης
μεσίτης, μεσίτου, (μέσος), one who intervenes between two, either in order to make or restore peace and friendship, or to form g compact, or for ratifying a covenant: a medium of communication, arbitrator (Vulg. (and A. V.) mediator): μεσίτης (generic article cf. Winer's Grammar, § 18, 1 under the end), i. e. every mediator, whoever acts as mediator, ἑνός οὐκ ἐστι, does not belong to one party but to two or more, Galatians 3:20. Used of Moses, as one who brought the commands of God to the people of Israel and acted as mediator with God on behalf of the people, Galatians 3:19 (cf. Deuteronomy 5:5; hence, he is called μεσίτης καί διαλλακτής by Philo also, vit. Moys. iii. § 19). Christ is called the μεσίτης Θεοῦ καί ἀνθρώπων, since he interposed by his death and restored the harmony between God and man which human sin had broken, 1 Timothy 2:5; also μεσίτης διαθήκης, Hebrews 8:6; Hebrews 9:15; Hebrews 12:24. (Polybius 28, 15, 8; Diodorus 4, 54; Philo de somn. i. § 22; Josephus, Antiquities 16, 2, 2; Plutarch, de Isa. et Os. 46; once in the Sept., Job 9:33.) Cf. Fischer, De vitiis lexamples N. T., p. 351ff
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Deuteronomy
5:5
Job
9:33
Galatians
3:19; 3:20
1 Timothy
2:5
Hebrews
8:6; 9:15; 12:24

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G3316 matches the Greek μεσίτης (mesitēs),
which occurs 6 times in 6 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxGal 3:19 - Why the Law then? It was added [fn]because of transgressions, having been ordained through angels by the [fn]agency of a mediator, G3316 until the seed would come to whom the promise had been made.
Unchecked Copy BoxGal 3:20 - Now a mediator G3316 is not [fn]for one party only; whereas God is only one.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 2:5 - For there is one God, and one mediator G3316 also between God and men, the man Christ Jesus,
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 8:6 - But now He has obtained a more excellent ministry, by as much as He is also the mediator G3316 of a better covenant, which has been enacted on better promises.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 9:15 - For this reason He is the mediator G3316 of a new covenant, so that, since a death has taken place for the redemption of the transgressions that were committed under the first covenant, those who have been called may receive the promise of the eternal inheritance.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 12:24 - and to Jesus, the mediator G3316 of a new covenant, and to the sprinkled blood, which speaks better than the blood of Abel.

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