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Strong's #1038 - βυρσεύς
- a tanner
βυρσ-εύς, έως, ὁ,
later word for βυρσοδέψης, Artem. 4.56, Acts 9:43, PFay. 121.15 (ii A. D.); guild of βυρσεῖς at Thyatira, IGRom. 4.1216.
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*† βυρσεύς , -έως , ὁ
(< βύρσα , a hide),
late form for βυρσοδέψης ,
a tanner: Acts 9:43; Acts 10:6; Acts 10:32.†
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P Fay 121.15 (c. A.D. 100) τοῦ ] κυρτοῦ βυρσέως , ";the hunch-backed tanner."; From βύρσα , ";hide,"; on the analogy of the gen. βύρσης , we find an acc. βύρσην , as P Petr II. introd. p. 37 (d).7 : see Mayser Gr. p. 12, and cf. Proleg. p. 48. P Oxy VII. 1057.3 (A.D. 362) has ἀπὸ τιμῆς βύρσας , where analogy has worked the other way. In P Petr II. 32 (1) a βυρσοδέψης , ";tanner,"; is also described as a σκυτεύς , ";cobbler"; : cf. the editor’s note and Wilcken Ostr. i. p. 294.
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