4988. Sósthenés
Strong's Concordance
Sósthenés: "of safe strength," Sosthenes, the name of a ruler of a synagogue and of a Christian
Original Word: Σωσθένης, ου, ὁ
Part of Speech: Noun, Masculine
Transliteration: Sósthenés
Phonetic Spelling: (soce-then'-ace)
Short Definition: Sosthenes
Definition: Sosthenes, the ruler of the synagogue at Corinth.
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from the same as sózó and sthenoó
"of safe strength," Sosthenes, the name of a ruler of a synagogue and of a Christian
NASB Translation
Sosthenes (2).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 4988: Σωσθένης

Σωσθένης, Σωσθενου, , 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.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

From the base of sozo and that of sthenoo; of safe strength; Sosthenes, a Christian -- Sosthenes.

see GREEK sozo

see GREEK sthenoo

Forms and Transliterations
Σωσθενην Σωσθένην Σωσθενης Σωσθένης Sosthenen Sosthénen Sōsthenēn Sōsthénēn Sosthenes Sosthénes Sōsthenēs Sōsthénēs
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Strong's Greek 4988
2 Occurrences

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

1 Corinthians 1:1 N-NMS
GRK: θεοῦ καὶ Σωσθένης ὁ ἀδελφὸς
NAS: of God, and Sosthenes our brother,
KJV: of God, and Sosthenes [our] brother,
INT: of God and Sosthenes the brother

2 Occurrences

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