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Lexicon :: Strong's G5347 - phēstos

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phēstos (Key)
Part of Speech
proper masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Of Latin derivation
Strong’s Definitions

Φῆστος Phēstos, face'-tos; of Latin derivation; festal; Phestus (i.e. Festus), a Roman:—Festus.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 13x

The KJV translates Strong's G5347 in the following manner: Festus (13x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 13x
The KJV translates Strong's G5347 in the following manner: Festus (13x).
  1. [Porcius] Festus = "festival"

    1. the successor of Felix as procurator of Judea

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
Φῆστος Phēstos, face'-tos; of Latin derivation; festal; Phestus (i.e. Festus), a Roman:—Festus.
Φῆστος, Φήστου, (Porcius) Festus, a procurator of Judaea, the successor of Felix (c. A.D. 60) (see Φῆλιξ (and references, especially Schürer, p. 308f)): Acts 24:27; Acts 25:1, 4, 9, 12-14, 22-24; Acts 26:24f, 32. (Josephus, Antiquities 20, 8, 9 and 9, 1; b. j. 2, 14, 1.)
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

24:27; 25; 25; 25:1; 25:4; 25:9; 26:24; 26:32

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G5347 matches the Greek Φῆστος (phēstos),
which occurs 13 times in 13 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 24:27 - But after two years Porcius Festus G5347 came into Felix' room: and Felix, willing to shew the Jews a pleasure, left Paul bound.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 25:1 - Now when Festus G5347 was come into the province, after three days he ascended from Caesarea to Jerusalem.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 25:4 - But Festus G5347 answered, that Paul should be kept at Caesarea, and that he himself would depart shortly thither.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 25:9 - But Festus, G5347 willing to do the Jews a pleasure, answered Paul, and said, Wilt thou go up to Jerusalem, and there be judged of these things before me?
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 25:12 - Then Festus, G5347 when he had conferred with the council, answered, Hast thou appealed unto Caesar? unto Caesar shalt thou go.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 25:13 - And after certain days king Agrippa and Bernice came unto Caesarea to salute Festus. G5347
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 25:14 - And when they had been there many days, Festus G5347 declared Paul's cause unto the king, saying, There is a certain man left in bonds by Felix:
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 25:22 - Then Agrippa said unto Festus, G5347 I would also hear the man myself. To morrow, said he, thou shalt hear him.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 25:23 - And on the morrow, when Agrippa was come, and Bernice, with great pomp, and was entered into the place of hearing, with the chief captains, and principal men of the city, at Festus' G5347 commandment Paul was brought forth.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 25:24 - And Festus G5347 said, King Agrippa, and all men which are here present with us, ye see this man, about whom all the multitude of the Jews have dealt with me, both at Jerusalem, and also here, crying that he ought not to live any longer.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 26:24 - And as he thus spake for himself, Festus G5347 said with a loud voice, Paul, thou art beside thyself; much learning doth make thee mad.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 26:25 - But he said, I am not mad, most noble Festus; G5347 but speak forth the words of truth and soberness.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 26:32 - Then said Agrippa unto Festus, G5347 This man might have been set at liberty, if he had not appealed unto Caesar.
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