4755. stratégos
Strong's Concordance
stratégos: a general, governor
Original Word: στρατηγός, οῦ, ὁ
Part of Speech: Noun, Masculine
Transliteration: stratégos
Phonetic Spelling: (strat-ay-gos')
Definition: a general, governor
Usage: (a) a general or leader of the army, (b) a magistrate or governor, (c) captain of the temple.
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from the same as strateuó and from agó
a general, governor
NASB Translation
captain (3), chief magistrates (5), officers (2).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 4755: στρατηγός

στρατηγός, στρατηγοῦ, (στρατός and ἄγω), from Herodotus down, the Sept. chiefly for סֶגֶן (only plural סְגָנִים);

1. the commander of an army.

2. in the N. T. a civic commander, a governor (the name of the duumviri or highest magistrates in the municipia and colonies; they had the power of administering justice in the less important cases; οἱ τῆς πόλεως στρατηγοί, Artemidorus Daldianus, oneir. 4, 49; of civil magistrates as early as Herodotus 5, 38; (see references in Meyer on Acts 16:20; Liddell and Scott, under the word, II. 2f; cf. Farrar, St. Paul, i., excurs. xvi.)): plural (R. V. magistrates (after A. V.), with marginal reading Gr. praetors), Acts 16:20, 22, 35f (38).

3. στρατηγός τοῦ ἱεροῦ, 'captain of the temple' (A. V.), i. e. the commander of the Levites who kept guard in and around the temple (Josephus, Antiquities 20, 6, 2; (B. D., under the word , 3; Edersheim, The Temple etc., chapter vii., 2 edition, p. 119f)): Acts 4:1; Acts 5:24; plural Luke 22:52; simply (A. V. captain), Acts 5:26; Luke 22:4.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
captain, magistrate.

From the base of stratia and ago or hegeomai; a general, i.e. (by implication or analogy) a (military) governor (praetor), the chief (praefect) of the (Levitical) temple-wardens -- captain, magistrate.

see GREEK stratia

see GREEK ago

see GREEK hegeomai

Forms and Transliterations
στρατηγέ στρατηγοι στρατηγοί στρατηγοὶ στρατηγοις στρατηγοίς στρατηγοῖς στρατηγόν στρατηγος στρατηγός στρατηγὸς στρατηγους στρατηγούς στρατηγοὺς στρατηγών strategoi strategoì stratēgoi stratēgoì strategois strategoîs stratēgois stratēgoîs strategos strategòs stratēgos stratēgòs strategous strategoùs stratēgous stratēgoùs
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Englishman's Concordance
Luke 22:4 N-DMP
GRK: ἀρχιερεῦσιν καὶ στρατηγοῖς τὸ πῶς
NAS: with the chief priests and officers how
KJV: and captains, how
INT: chief priests and captains the how

Luke 22:52 N-AMP
GRK: ἀρχιερεῖς καὶ στρατηγοὺς τοῦ ἱεροῦ
NAS: to the chief priests and officers of the temple
KJV: and captains of the temple,
INT: chief priests and captains of the temple

Acts 4:1 N-NMS
GRK: καὶ ὁ στρατηγὸς τοῦ ἱεροῦ
NAS: the priests and the captain of the temple
KJV: and the captain of the temple,
INT: and the captain of the temple

Acts 5:24 N-NMS
GRK: ὅ τε στρατηγὸς τοῦ ἱεροῦ
NAS: when the captain of the temple
KJV: and the captain of the temple
INT: both [the] captain of the temple

Acts 5:26 N-NMS
GRK: ἀπελθὼν ὁ στρατηγὸς σὺν τοῖς
NAS: Then the captain went along
KJV: went the captain with
INT: having gone the captain with the

Acts 16:20 N-DMP
GRK: αὐτοὺς τοῖς στρατηγοῖς εἶπαν Οὗτοι
NAS: and when they had brought them to the chief magistrates, they said,
KJV: them to the magistrates, saying,
INT: them to the magistrates said These

Acts 16:22 N-NMP
GRK: καὶ οἱ στρατηγοὶ περιρήξαντες αὐτῶν
NAS: against them, and the chief magistrates tore
KJV: and the magistrates rent off
INT: and the magistrates having torn off of them

Acts 16:35 N-NMP
GRK: ἀπέστειλαν οἱ στρατηγοὶ τοὺς ῥαβδούχους
NAS: came, the chief magistrates sent
KJV: day, the magistrates sent
INT: sent the magistrates the officers

Acts 16:36 N-NMP
GRK: Ἀπέσταλκαν οἱ στρατηγοὶ ἵνα ἀπολυθῆτε
NAS: to Paul, [saying], The chief magistrates have sent
KJV: Paul, The magistrates have sent to
INT: Have sent the captains that you might be let go

Acts 16:38 N-DMP
GRK: δὲ τοῖς στρατηγοῖς οἱ ῥαβδοῦχοι
NAS: words to the chief magistrates. They were afraid
KJV: words unto the magistrates: and
INT: moreover to the captains the officers

Strong's Greek 4755
10 Occurrences

στρατηγοὶ — 3 Occ.
στρατηγοῖς — 3 Occ.
στρατηγὸς — 3 Occ.
στρατηγοὺς — 1 Occ.

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