Parts of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
perhaps from 1210 and posis (a husband)
TWOT Reference: TDNT 2:44
KJV Translation Count — 10x
Outline of Biblical Usage
1. a master, Lord
For Synonyms see entry 5830
des-pot'-ace; perhaps from (1210) (δέω) and πόσις (a husband); an absolute ruler ("despot"): — Lord, master.
Concordance Results Using KJV
G1203, now lettest thou thy servant depart in peace, according to thy word:
And when they heard that, they lifted up their voice to God with one accord, and said, G1203, thou art God, which hast made heaven, and earth, and the sea, and all that in them is:
Let as many servants as are under the yoke count their own G1203s worthy of all honour, that the name of God and his doctrine be not blasphemed.
And they that have believing G1203s, let them not despise them, because they are brethren; but rather do them service, because they are faithful and beloved, partakers of the benefit. These things teach and exhort.
If a man therefore purge himself from these, he shall be a vessel unto honour, sanctified, and meet for the G1203's use, and prepared unto every good work.
Exhort servants to be obedient unto their own G1203s, and to please them well in all things; not answering again;
Servants, be subject to your G1203s with all fear; not only to the good and gentle, but also to the froward.
But there were false prophets also among the people, even as there shall be false teachers among you, who privily shall bring in damnable heresies, even denying the G1203 that bought them, and bring upon themselves swift destruction.
For there are certain men crept in unawares, who were before of old ordained to this condemnation, ungodly men, turning the grace of our God into lasciviousness, and denying the only G1203 God, and our G1203 Jesus Christ.
And they cried with a loud voice, saying, How long, O G1203, holy and true, dost thou not judge and avenge our blood on them that dwell on the earth?