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Lexicon :: Strong's G4243 - presbeuō

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πρεσβεύω
Transliteration
presbeuō (Key)
Pronunciation
pres-byoo'-o
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Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
mGNT
2x in 2 unique form(s)
TR
2x in 2 unique form(s)
LXX
0x in 0 unique form(s)
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 6:681,931

Strong’s Definitions

πρεσβεύω presbeúō, pres-byoo'-o; from the base of G4245; to be a senior, i.e. (by implication) act as a representative (figuratively, preacher):—be an ambassador.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 2x

The KJV translates Strong's G4243 in the following manner: ambassador (2x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 2x
The KJV translates Strong's G4243 in the following manner: ambassador (2x).
  1. to be older, prior by birth or in age

  2. to be an ambassador, act as an ambassador

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
πρεσβεύω presbeúō, pres-byoo'-o; from the base of G4245; to be a senior, i.e. (by implication) act as a representative (figuratively, preacher):—be an ambassador.
STRONGS NT 4243: πρεσβεύω
πρεσβεύω; (πρέσβυς an old man, an elder (Curtius, p. 479; Vanicek, p. 186));
1. to be older, prior by birth or in age ((Sophocles), Herodotus and following).
2. to be an ambassador, act as an ambassador: 2 Corinthians 5:20; Ephesians 6:20, ((Herodotus 5, 93 at the beginning), Aristophanes, Xenophon, Plato, and following).
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

2 Corinthians
5:20
Ephesians
6:20

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G4243 matches the Greek πρεσβεύω (presbeuō),
which occurs 2 times in 2 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy Box2Co 5:20 - Therefore, we are G4243 ambassadors G4243 for Christ, as though God were making an appeal through us; we beg you on behalf of Christ, be reconciled to God.
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 6:20 - for which I am G4243 an G4243 ambassador G4243 in [fn]chains; that [fn]in proclaiming it I may speak boldly, as I ought to speak.

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