Number 652

Transliteration:
apostolos {ap-os'-tol-os}
Word Origin:
from 649
TDNT:
1:407,67
Part of Speech:
noun masculine
Usage in the KJV:
apostle 78, messenger 2, he that is sent 1

Total: 81
Definition:
  1. a delegate, messenger, one sent forth with orders
    1. specifically applied to the twelve apostles of Christ
    2. in a broader sense applied to other eminent Christian teachers
      1. of Barnabas
      2. of Timothy and Silvanus