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πρεσβύτης (presbytes, 4246)

Meanings

aged men, an old man

Greek-English Concordance: 3 verses

  Greek (NLG) English (NLT)
Luke.1:18 18καὶ εἶπεν Ζαχαρίας πρὸς τὸν ἄγγελον, Κατὰ τί γνώσομαι τοῦτο; ἐγὼ γάρ εἰμι πρεσβύτης, καὶ γυνή μου προβεβηκυῖα ἐν ταῖς ἡμέραις αὐτῆς. 18 {NEQ} Zechariah said to the angel , How can I be sure this will happen ? I’m {NEQ} an old man now , and my {NEQ} wife is also well along in {NEQ} years {RPT} .
Titus.2:2 2πρεσβύτας νηφαλίους εἶναι, σεμνούς, σώφρονας· ὑγιαίνοντας τῇ πίστει τῇ ἀγάπῃ τῇ ὑπομονῇ. 2 Teach the older men to exercise self-control , to be worthy of respect , and to live wisely . They must have sound {NEQ} faith and be filled with {NEQ} love and {NEQ} patience .
Phlm.1:9 9διὰ τὴν ἀγάπην, μᾶλλον παρακαλῶ· τοιοῦτος ὤν— ὡς Παῦλος, πρεσβύτης, νυνὶ δὲ καὶ δέσμιος Χριστοῦ Ἰησοῦ. 9 But because of our love , I prefer simply to ask you . Consider this as a request from me {NEQ} Paul , an old man and now also a prisoner for the sake of Christ Jesus .