dunastes (greek) – Strong’s 1413

dunastes (noun) – rulers

From Strong’s Lexicon

  1. a prince, a potentate
  2. a courtier, high officer, royal minister of great authority

Strong, J. (2001). Enhanced Strong’s Lexicon. Bellingham, WA: Logos Bible Software.

From Vine’s Complete Expository Dictionary

akin to dunamis, “power,” (Eng., “dynasty,”) signifies “a potentate, a high officer”; in Acts 8:27, of a high officer, it is rendered “of great authority”; in Luke 1:52, RV, “princes,” (KJV, “the mighty”); in 1 Timothy 6:15 it is said of God (“Potentate”).

Vine, W. E., Unger, M. F., & White, W., Jr. (1996). Vol. 2: Vine’s Complete Expository Dictionary of Old and New Testament Words (46). Nashville, TN: T. Nelson.

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