4368. prostatis
Strong's Concordance
prostatis: a patroness, protectress
Original Word: προστάτις, ιδος, ἡ
Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine
Transliteration: prostatis
Phonetic Spelling: (pros-tat'-is)
Definition: a patroness, protectress
Usage: a female guardian, protector, patroness.
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
fem. of a derivation of proistémi
a patroness, protectress
NASB Translation
helper (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 4368: προστάτις

προστάτις, προστατιδος, (feminine of the noun προστάτης, from προΐστημι);

a. properly, a woman set over others.

b. a female guardian, protectress, patroness, caring for the affairs of others and aiding them with her resources (A. V. succourer): Romans 16:2; cf. Passow on the word and under προστάτης at the end; (Schürer, Die Gemeindeverfassung der Juden in Rom, as above with (Leip. 1879), p. 31; Heinrici, Die Christengemeinde Korinths, in Hilgenfeld's Zeitschr. for 1876, p. 517f).

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

Feminine of a derivative of proistemi; a patroness, i.e. Assistant -- succourer.

see GREEK proistemi

Forms and Transliterations
προστατις προστάτις prostatis prostátis
Interlinear GreekInterlinear HebrewStrong's NumbersEnglishman's Greek ConcordanceEnglishman's Hebrew ConcordanceParallel Texts
Englishman's Concordance
Romans 16:2 N-NFS
GRK: γὰρ αὐτὴ προστάτις πολλῶν ἐγενήθη
NAS: been a helper of many,
KJV: she hath been a succourer of many, and
INT: indeed she a helper of many has been

Strong's Greek 4368
1 Occurrence

προστάτις — 1 Occ.

Top of Page
Top of Page