Sósthenés: "of safe strength," Sosthenes, the name of a ruler of a synagogue and of a ChristianOriginal Word: Σωσθένης, ου, ὁPart of Speech:
Sosthenes, the ruler of the synagogue at Corinth.
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
from the same as sózó
"of safe strength," Sosthenes, the name of a ruler of a synagogue and of a ChristianNASB Translation
Thayer'sSTRONGS NT 4988: ΣωσθένηςΣωσθένης
1. the ruler of the Jewish synagogue at Corinth, and an opponent of Christianity: Acts 18:17.
2. a certain Christian, an associate of the apostle Paul: 1 Corinthians 1:1. The name was a common one among the Greeks.<1>
From the base of sozo and that of sthenoo; of safe strength; Sosthenes, a Christian -- Sosthenes.
see GREEK sozo
see GREEK sthenoo