Lawgiver - Vine's Expository Dictionary of New Testament Words
Lawgiver[ 1,,G3550, nomothetes ]
a lawgiver" (See LAW, A, No. 2, and B. No. 1), occurs in James 4:12, of God, as the sole "Lawgiver;" therefore, to criticize the Law is to presume to take His place, with the presumption of enacting a better law.