Noun prōtokathedria (first seat) in the New Testament

(Translation from NRSV for the New Testament with a few modifications for a more litteral meaning)


Matthew

23: 6They love to have the place of honor at banquets and the first seats (prōtokathedria) in the synagogues,

Mark

12: 39and to have the first seats (prōtokathedria) in the synagogues and places of honor at banquets!

Luke

11: 43Woe to Pharisees! For you love to have the first seat (prōtokathedria) in the synagogues and to be greeted with respect in the marketplaces.
20: 46"Beware of the scribes, who like to walk around in long robes, and love to be greeted with respect in the marketplaces, and to have the first seats (prōtokathedria) in the synagogues and places of honor at banquets.