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Bible Lexicons

Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #1889 - Ἐπαφρᾶς

Transliteration
Epaphrâs
Phonetics
ep-af-ras'
Origin
contracted from (G1891)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
TDNT
None
Definition
Thayer's
Epaphras = "lovely"
  1. a Christian man mentioned in Paul's epistles
Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
  3. Parsing
KJV (3)
Colossians
2
Philemon
1
NAS (3)
Colossians
2
Philemon
1
HCS (3)
Colossians
2
Philemon
1
BSB (3)
Colossians
2
Philemon
1
ESV (2)
Colossians
2
WEB (3)
Colossians
2
Philemon
1
Verse Results
Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

Ἐπαφρᾶς , -

(B1., § 7, 4), ,

Epaphras: Colossians 1:7; Colossians 4:12, Philemon 1:23.*†


Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament.
Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
Vocabulary of the Greek NT

The name, a pet form of Ἐπαφρόδιτος, is common in the inscrr., e.g. Syll 893.84 (ii/A.D.), Dessau 7843, 7864, etc. Preisigke 1206 shows Ἐπαφρῦς. Contrast with the gen. Ἐπαφρᾶ in Colossians 1:7 the form Ἐπαφρᾶδος in the Papers of the American School of Classical Studies at Athens, iii. 375 (Phrygia)—cited by Hatch JBL xxvii. p. 145.

 

The Vocabulary of the Greek New Testament.
Copyright © 1914, 1929, 1930 by James Hope Moulton and George Milligan. Hodder and Stoughton, London.
Derivative Copyright © 2015 by Allan Loder.
List of Word Forms
Επαφρα Ἐπαφρᾶ Επαφρας Ἐπαφρᾶς ὑμᾶς Epaphra Epaphrâ Epaphras Epaphrâs umas
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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