kathedra: a seatOriginal Word: καθέδρα, ας, ἡPart of Speech:
a seat, chairDefinition:
a seat, chair.
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
and the same as hedraiosDefinition
a seatNASB Translation
chair (1), seats (2).
Thayer'sSTRONGS NT 2515: καθέδρακαθέδρα
), a chair, seat
: Matthew 21:12
; Mark 11:15
(Sir. 12:12; Herodian
, 2, 3, 17 (7 edition, Bekker)); of the exalted seat occupied by men of eminent rank or influence, as teachers and judges: ἐπί τῆς Μωϋσέως καθέδρας ἐκάθισαν
, sit on the seat which Moses formerly occupied, i. e. bear themselves as Moses' successors in explaining and defending his law, Matthew 23:2
. (the Sept.
From kata and the same as hedraios; a bench (literally or figuratively) -- seat.
see GREEK kata
see GREEK hedraios