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#966 - Βηθσαϊδά

Transliteration
Bēthsaïdá
Phonetics
bayth-sahee-dah'
Origin
of Aramaic origin cf (H1004) and (H6719)
Parts of Speech
Noun Location
TDNT
None
Definition
Bethsaida = "house of fish"
  1. a small fishing village on the west shore of Lake Gennesaret, home of Andrew, Peter, Philip and John
  2. a village in lower Gaulanitis on the eastern shore of Lake Gennesaret, not far from where the Jordan empties into it
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Βηθσαιδά

(Rec. -σαϊδά ), and -δάν (Mt, Mk, ll. c.), , indecl. (Syr., house of fish),

Bethsaida, a town on NE. shore of the Sea of Galilee: Luke 9:10.

1. It is generally supposed that a second Bethsaida. on the W. shore is referred to in Matthew 11:21, Mark 6:45; Mark 8:22, Luke 10:13, John 1:45; John 12:21 (DB, i, 282 f.; but v. Swete on Mark 6:45).

2. v.l. for Βηθζαθά , Βηθεσδά , John 5:2.†


List of Word Forms
Βηθσαιδα Βηθσαιδά Βηθσαιδὰ Βηθσαϊδά Βηθσαϊδὰ Βηθσαιδαν Βηθσαιδάν Βηθσαϊδάν Bethsaida Bethsaidá Bethsaidà Bethsaïdá Bēthsaida Bēthsaidá Bēthsaidà Bēthsaïdá Bethsaidan Bethsaidán Bēthsaidan Bēthsaidán
Old / New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2021. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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