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Strong's #137 - Αἰνών

of Hebrew origin, a derivative of (H5869)
Parts of Speech
proper locative noun
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Aenon meaning "springs"
  1. the name of a place "near to Salim" at which John baptised
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 5869 ‑ עַיִן (ah'‑yin);  
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Thayer's Expanded Definition

Αἰνών, (either a strengthened form of עַיִן and equivalent to עֵינָן, or a Chaldaic plural, equivalent to עֵינָוָן, springs; (others besides)), Aenon, indeclinable proper name, either of a place, or of a fountain, not far from Salim: John 3:23 (thought to be Wady Far'ah, running from Matt. Ebal to the Jordan; see Conder in the Palestine Exploration Fund for July 1874, p. 191f; Tent Work in Palestine, 1:91f; especially Stevens in Journ. of Exeget. Soc., December, 1883, pp. 128-141. Cf. B. D. American edition).

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

Αἰνών , ,


(cf. Heb. H5869, a spring),

Aenon: John 3:23.†

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament.
Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
List of Word Forms
αίγα αίγας αίγες αίγές αιγών Αινων Αἰνὼν αιξί αιξίν αιπολίου αιπόλος Ainon Ainōn Ainṑn
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