Greek Word: κυριος

Today – koorios

In the Greek: κυριος

Pronunciation (Erasmian): koo – ree – ohs

Definition/approximate English equivalent: lord, Lord, master, sir.

Example of its use:

  • John 1:23 ἔφη: ἐγὼ φωνὴ βοῶντος ἐν τῇ ἐρήμῳ: εὐθύνατε τὴν ὁδὸν κυρίου, καθὼς εἶπεν Ἡσαί̈ας ὁ προφήτης.

Notes: Here, the word takes on the genitive singular form and is a masculine gender.