Κυρήνιος in the New Testament

Definitions

Thayer

Cyrenius = "warrior"
1) the Greek form of the Roman name Quirinus. His full name is Publius Sulpicius Quirinus. He was consul B.C. 12., and was made governor of Syria after the banishment of Archelaus in A.D. 6. He was probably twice governor of Syria; his first governorship extended from B.C. 4 (the year of Christ's birth) to B.C. 1. It was during this time that he was sent to make enrolment which caused Joseph and Mary to visit Bethlehem. Luk 2:2. The second enrolment is mentioned in Act 5:37.
Part of Speech: noun proper masculine

Strong

G2958
Of Latin origin; Cyrenius (that is, Quirinus), a Roman: - Cyrenius.

Louw-Nida

GlossSection
Quirinius93.223

Classical Greek Dictionaries

These two sites give similar information, with the definition from several dictionaries and statistics on the use of the word.

Perseus Digital Library

University of Chicago's Logion lexicon

Ulrik Petersen

Strong's dictionary

Crosswalk

Thayer's dictionary plus other information.

LaParola

From this site's dictionary (in Italian)

In the New Testament

SBL (also Westcott and Hort; Tischendorf; Byzantine)

Κυρηνίουnoun: genitive singular masculine1
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