2888. kosmokratór
Strong's Concordance
kosmokratór: a ruler of this world
Original Word: κοσμοκράτωρ, ορος, ὁ
Part of Speech: Noun, Masculine
Transliteration: kosmokratór
Phonetic Spelling: (kos-mok-fat'-ore)
Short Definition: ruler of this world
Definition: ruler of this world, that is, of the world as asserting its independence of God; used of the angelic or demonic powers controlling the sublunary world.
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2888 kosmokrátōr (from 2889 /kósmos, "world" and 2902 /kratéō, "to rule") – properly, world-ruler, referring to Satan (demons) influencing the lives of worldly people (used only in Eph 6:12).

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from kosmos and krateó
Definition
a ruler of this world
NASB Translation
world forces (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 2888: κοσμοκράτωρ

κοσμοκράτωρ, κοσμοκρατορος, (κόσμος and κρατέω), lord of the world, prince of this age: the devil and demons are called in plural οἱ κοσμοκρατορες τοῦ σκότους τοῦ αἰῶνος (but critical editions omit τοῦ αἰῶνος) τούτου (R. V. the world-rulers of this darkness), Ephesians 6:12; cf. 11; John 12:31; 2 Corinthians 4:4; see ἄρχων. (The word occurs in the Orphica, 8, 11; 11, 11; in ecclesiastical writings of Satan; in rabbinical writings כּוזְמוקְרָטור is used both of human rulers and of the angel of death; cf. Buxtorf, Lex. talm. et rabb., p. 2006 (p. 996, Fischer edition).)

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
ruler.

From kosmos and krateo; a world-ruler, an epithet of Satan -- ruler.

see GREEK kosmos

see GREEK krateo

Forms and Transliterations
κοσμοκρατορας κοσμοκράτορας kosmokratoras kosmokrátoras
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Strong's Greek 2888
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κοσμοκράτορας — 1 Occ.

Ephesians 6:12 N-AMP
GRK: πρὸς τοὺς κοσμοκράτορας τοῦ σκότους
NAS: against the world forces of this
KJV: against the rulers of the darkness
INT: against the world's rulers of the darkness

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