938. basilissa
Strong's Concordance
basilissa: a queen
Original Word: βασίλισσα, ης, ἡ
Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine
Transliteration: basilissa
Phonetic Spelling: (bas-il'-is-sah)
Definition: a queen
Usage: a queen.
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
fem. from basileus
Definition
a queen
NASB Translation
Queen (2), queen (2).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 938: βασίλισσα

βασίλισσα, βασιλίσσης, , queen: Matthew 12:42; Luke 11:31; Acts 8:27; Revelation 18:7. (Xenophon, oec. 9, 15; Aristotle, oec. 9 (in Bekker, Anecd. i., p. 84; cf. fragment 385 (from Pollux 8, 90), p. 1542{a}, 25); Polybius 23, 18, 2 (excerpt Vales. 7), and often in later writings; the Sept.; Josephus; the Atticists prefer the forms βασιλίς and βασιλεία; cf. Lob. ad Phryn., p. 225; (on the termination, corresponding to the English -ess, cf. Winers Grammar, 24; Buttmann, 73; Sophocles Lexicon, p. 37; Sturz, De dial. Maced. et Alex., p. 151ff; Curtius, p. 653).)

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
queen.

Feminine from basileuo; a queen -- queen.

see GREEK basileuo

Forms and Transliterations
βασιλισσα βασίλισσα βασίλισσαι βασίλισσαν βασιλίσση βασίλισση βασιλισσης βασιλίσσης basilissa basílissa basilisses basilissēs basilísses basilíssēs
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Englishman's Concordance
Matthew 12:42 N-NFS
GRK: βασίλισσα νότου ἐγερθήσεται
NAS: [The] Queen of [the] South will rise
KJV: The queen of the south shall rise up
INT: The queen of [the] south will rise up

Luke 11:31 N-NFS
GRK: βασίλισσα νότου ἐγερθήσεται
NAS: The Queen of the South will rise
KJV: The queen of the south shall rise up
INT: The queen of [the] south will rise up

Acts 8:27 N-GFS
GRK: δυνάστης Κανδάκης βασιλίσσης Αἰθιόπων ὃς
NAS: of Candace, queen of the Ethiopians,
KJV: under Candace queen of the Ethiopians,
INT: one in power [under] Candace queen of [the] Ethiopians who

Revelation 18:7 N-NFS
GRK: ὅτι Κάθημαι βασίλισσα καὶ χήρα
NAS: I SIT [as] A QUEEN AND I AM
KJV: heart, I sit a queen, and am
INT: I sit a queen and a widow

Strong's Greek 938
4 Occurrences


βασίλισσα — 3 Occ.
βασιλίσσης — 1 Occ.











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