Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #2449 - Ἰουδαία
Judaea = "he shall be praised"
- in a narrower sense, to the southern portion of Palestine lying on this side of the Jordan and the Dead Sea, to distinguish it from Samaria, Galilee, Peraea, and Idumaea
- in a broader sense, referring to all Palestine
Ἰουδαία , -ας , ἡ , see Ἰουδαῖος G2453.
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In P Ryl II. 189.5, a badly spelled receipt for ";public clothing"; of A.D. 128, we read of five cloaks ἰς τρατιωτικα ̣ς ̣, (l. στρατ –) χρεία ̣ς ̤ τῶν ἐν τῇ Ἰουαδαίᾳ (l. Ἰουδ –) στραρτευομένων, ";for the needs of the soldiers serving in Judaea."; For Judaea in its wider sense = ";all Palestine,"; see Abbott Fourfold Gospel, p. 210 n..3
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