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Vine's Expository Dictionary of NT Words

Famine

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1: λιμός
(Strong's #3042 — Noun Masculine — limos — lee-mos' )

is translated "hunger" in Luke 15:17 ; 2 Corinthians 11:27 ; elsewhere it signifies "a famine," and is so translated in each place in the RV; the AV has the word "dearth" in Acts 7:11 ; 11:28 , and "hunger" in Revelation 6:8 ; the RV "famine" is preferable there; see Matthew 24:7 ; Mark 13:8 ; Luke 4:25 ; 15:14 ; 21:11 ; Romans 8:35 ; Revelation 18:8 . See HUNGER.


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Vines, W. E., M. A. Entry for 'Famine'. Vine's Expository Dictionary of NT Words. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/ved/f/famine.html. 1940.

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