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2232 ἡγεμών hegemon hayg-em-ohn’

from 2233; Noun, Masculine.

AV-governor 19, ruler 2, prince 1; 22

1) a leader of any kind, a guide, ruler, prefect, president, chief, general, commander, sovereign
1a) a "legatus Caesaris," an officer administering a province in the name and with the authority of the Roman emperor
1a1) the governor of a province
1b) a procurator, an officer who was attached to a proconsul or a proprietor and had charge of the imperial revenues
1b1) in causes relating to these revenues he administered justice. In the smaller provinces also, which were so to speak appendages of the greater, he discharged the functions of governor of the province; and such was the relation of the procurator of Judaea to the governor of Syria.
1c) first, leading, chief
1c) of a principal town as the capital of the region

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