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Holman Bible Dictionary

Jewess

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(jew' ehssss) Female Jew. Timothy's mother was Jewish, but his father was not (Acts 16:1 ). Drusilla, the wife of Felix the Roman governor, was a Jewess (Acts 24:24 ).

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These dictionary topics are from the Holman Bible Dictionary, published by Broadman & Holman, 1991. All rights reserved. Used by permission of Broadman & Holman.

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Butler, Trent C. Editor. Entry for 'Jewess'. Holman Bible Dictionary. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/hbd/j/jewess.html. 1991.

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