1413. dunastés
Strong's Concordance
dunastés: a ruler, a potentate
Original Word: δυνάστης, ου, ὁ
Part of Speech: Noun, Masculine
Transliteration: dunastés
Phonetic Spelling: (doo-nas'-tace)
Definition: a ruler, a potentate
Usage: (lit: a man who rules by force), a ruler, potentate; also: courtier, member of the court.
HELPS Word-studies

Cognate: 1413 dynástēs – a potentate (someone mighty in power). See 1411 (dynamis).

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from dunamai
a ruler, a potentate
NASB Translation
court official (1), rulers (1), Sovereign (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 1413: δυνάστης

δυνάστης, δυνάστου, (δύναμαι); from (Sophocles and) Herodotus on; powerful;

1. a prince, potentate: Luke 1:52; used of God (Sir. 46:5; 2 Macc. 15:3, 23, etc.; of Zeus, Sophocles Ant. 608), 1 Timothy 6:15.

2. a courtier, high officer, royal minister: Acts 8:27 (A. V. (a eunuch) of great authority; but see Meyer at the passage) (δυνάσται Φαραώ, Genesis 50:4).

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
ruler, officer, potentate

From dunamai; a ruler or officer -- of great authority, mighty, potentate.

see GREEK dunamai

Forms and Transliterations
δυνάσται δυνάσταις δυναστας δυνάστας δυνάστη δυνάστην δυναστης δυνάστης δυνάστου δυναστών dunastas dunastes dunastēs dynastas dynástas dynastes dynastēs dynástes dynástēs
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Englishman's Concordance
Luke 1:52 N-AMP
GRK: καθεῖλεν δυνάστας ἀπὸ θρόνων
NAS: He has brought down rulers from [their] thrones,
KJV: He hath put down the mighty from
INT: He put down rulers from thrones

Acts 8:27 N-NMS
GRK: Αἰθίοψ εὐνοῦχος δυνάστης Κανδάκης βασιλίσσης
NAS: eunuch, a court official of Candace,
KJV: an eunuch of great authority under Candace
INT: an Ethiopian a eunuch one in power [under] Candace queen

1 Timothy 6:15 N-NMS
GRK: καὶ μόνος δυνάστης ὁ βασιλεὺς
NAS: and only Sovereign, the King
KJV: and only Potentate, the King of kings,
INT: and alone Ruler the King

Strong's Greek 1413
3 Occurrences

δυνάστας — 1 Occ.
δυνάστης — 2 Occ.

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