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Forms of the word
ἀρχισυνάγωγος, ου, ὁ
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leader of the synagogue, an official whose duty it was to care for the physical needs for the worship service
a president, or moderating elder of a synagogue, Mk. 5:22, 35, 36, 38; Lk. 8:49

Greek-English Concordance for ἀρχισυνάγωγος

Mark 5:22 Then came one of the synagogue (archisynagōgōn | ἀρχισυναγώγων | gen pl masc) officials, Jairus by name, came there. When he saw Jesus, he fell at his feet his
Mark 5:35 While he was still speaking, people came from the synagogue (archisynagōgou | ἀρχισυναγώγου | gen sg masc) official, saying, “Your daughter “Your has died. Why any longer?” trouble the teacher any longer?”
Mark 5:36 But Jesus, ignoring what was said, said to the synagogue (archisynagōgō | ἀρχισυναγώγῳ | dat sg masc) official, “Do not be afraid; only believe.”
Mark 5:38 They came to the house of the synagogue (archisynagōgou | ἀρχισυναγώγου | gen sg masc) official, and Jesus saw a commotion with people weeping and wailing loudly.
Luke 8:49 While he was still speaking, someone came from the house of the synagogue-ruler (archisynagōgou | ἀρχισυναγώγου | gen sg masc), saying, “Your daughter is dead; do not bother the Teacher any longer.”
Luke 13:14 Indignant because Jesus had healed on the Sabbath, the ruler (archisynagōgos | ἀρχισυνάγωγος | nom sg masc) of (archisynagōgos | ἀρχισυνάγωγος | nom sg masc) the (archisynagōgos | ἀρχισυνάγωγος | nom sg masc) synagogue (archisynagōgos | ἀρχισυνάγωγος | nom sg masc) said to the crowd, “There are six days in which work ought to be done. Come on those days and be healed, and not on the Sabbath day.”
Acts 13:15 After the reading from the Law and the Prophets, the rulers (archisynagōgoi | ἀρχισυνάγωγοι | nom pl masc) of (archisynagōgoi | ἀρχισυνάγωγοι | nom pl masc) the (archisynagōgoi | ἀρχισυνάγωγοι | nom pl masc) synagogue (archisynagōgoi | ἀρχισυνάγωγοι | nom pl masc) sent a message to them, saying, “My brothers, if there is any among you with a word of encouragement for the people, say it.”
Acts 18:8 Crispus, the ruler (archisynagōgos | ἀρχισυνάγωγος | nom sg masc) of the synagogue, believed in the Lord, together with his entire household; and many of the Corinthians upon hearing about it, believed and were baptized.
Acts 18:17 And they all took hold of Sosthenes, the ruler (archisynagōgon | ἀρχισυνάγωγον | acc sg masc) of the synagogue, and began to beat him in front of the tribunal. But none of these things were of concern to Gallio.