G2783 κῆρυξ - Strong's Greek Lexicon Number

LSJ Gloss:
κῆρυξ
a herald, pursuivant, marshal, public messenger
Dodson:
κῆρυξ
a herald, preacher
a herald, preacher, proclaimer.
Strong's:
κῆρυξ
a herald, i.e. of divine truth (especially of the gospel)
Derivation: from G2784;

KJV Usage: preacher.

G2784
Thayer:
1) a herald or messenger vested with public authority, who conveyed the official messages of kings, magistrates, princes, military commanders, or who gave a public summons or demand, and performed various other duties. In the NT God's ambassador, and the herald or proclaimer of the divine word.


κήρυξ
kērux
kay'-roox
From G2784; a herald, that is, of divine truth (especially of the gospel)

KJV Usage: preacher.


View how G2783 κῆρυξ is used in the Bible

3 occurrences of G2783 κῆρυξ

1 Timothy 2:7
2 Timothy 1:11
2 Peter 2:5

Corresponding Hebrew Words

kerux H3744 karoz