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King James Bible Dictionary

 

Hebrew - English Dictionary

H3548 - Priests

Strong's No.:H3548

Hebrew:כֹּהֵן

Transliteration:kôhên

Phonetic:ko-hane'

Word Origin:Active participle of H3547

Bible Usage:chief {ruler} X-(idiom) {own} {priest} {prince} principal officer.

Part of Speech:Noun Masculine

Strongs
Definition:

literally one {officiating} a priest; also (by courtesy) an acting priest (although a layman)


Brown Driver
Biggs Definition:

1. priest, principal officer or chief ruler

a. priest-king (Melchizedek, Messiah)

b. pagan priests

c. priests of Jehovah

d. Levitical priests

e. Zadokite priests

f. Aaronic priests

g. the high priest


Bible References:
Priests
 

Translation
Occurrences:
officer ( 1 )
own ( 2 )
priest ( 435 )
priests ( 301 )
princes ( 1 )
ruler ( 1 )
rulers ( 1 )

 

Definitions are taken from Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
by James Strong (S.T.D.) (LL.D.) 1890.