Sósthenés: "of safe strength," Sosthenes, the name of a ruler of a synagogue and of a ChristianOriginal Word: Σωσθένης, ου, ὁ
Part of Speech: Noun, Masculine
Phonetic Spelling: (soce-then'-ace)
Short Definition: Sosthenes
Definition: Sosthenes, the ruler of the synagogue at Corinth.
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
from the same as sózó and sthenoó
"of safe strength," Sosthenes, the name of a ruler of a synagogue and of a Christian
Thayer's Greek LexiconSTRONGS NT 4988: Σωσθένης
Σωσθένης, Σωσθενου, ὁ, Sosthenes;
1. the ruler of the Jewish synagogue at Corinth, and an opponent of Christianity: Acts 18:17.
2. a certain Christian, an associate of the apostle Paul: 1 Corinthians 1:1. The name was a common one among the Greeks. see GREEK sozo see GREEK sthenoo
see GREEK sozo
see GREEK sthenoo
Englishman's ConcordanceStrong's Greek 4988
Σωσθένην — 1 Occ.
Σωσθένης — 1 Occ.
Acts 18:17 N-AMS
GRK: δὲ πάντες Σωσθένην τὸν ἀρχισυνάγωγον
NAS: took hold of Sosthenes, the leader of the synagogue,
KJV: took Sosthenes, the chief ruler of the synagogue,
INT: moreover all Sosthenes the ruler of the synagogue