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Strongs Number: G745


Greek Word
Ἀρχέλαος
Transliteration
Archelaos
Phonetic
ar-khel'-ah-os
Part of Speech
Noun Masculine
Strongs Definition

people ruling; Archelaus a Jewish king

Thayers Definition

Archelaus = "prince of the people"

1. A son of Herod the Great by Malthace, the Samaritan woman. He and his brother Antipas were brought up with a certain private man in Rome. After the death of his father, he ruled as ethnarch over Judaea, Samaria and Idumaea, (with the exception of the cities of Gaza, Gadara and Hipo). The Jews and the Samaritans having accused him at Rome of tyranny, he was banished by the emperor Augustus to Vienna of the Allobroges and died there.

Origin
From G757 and G2994
Bible Usage
Archelaus.