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Strong's #3937 - Παρμενᾶς

Root Word (Etymology)
probably by contraction for Parmenides (a derivative of a compound of (G3844) and (G3306))
Parts of Speech
proper masculine noun
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Parmenas = "abiding"
  1. one of the seven deacons of the church at Jerusalem
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Thayer's Expanded Definition

Παρμενᾶς (probably contracted from Παρμενιδης 'steadfast'; cf. Winer's Grammar, 103 (97)), accusative Παρμενᾶν (cf. Buttmann, 20 (18)), , Parmenas, one of the seven deacons of the primitive church at Jerusalem: Acts 6:5.

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

Παρμενᾶς , , ,

Parmenas: Acts 6:5.†

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

";wait for"; (Acts 1:4); cf. P Giss I. 73.4 (time of Hadrian) ἐκομισάμην σου τὴν ἐπιστολὴν ἡδέως καὶ περιμένω σε, P Oxy XIV. 1762.10 (ii/iii A.D.) οὔπω μέντοι εἰς διαλλαγὰς ἐλθεῖν ἠθέλησεν. . . σὲ περιμένων, and BGU II. 388ii. 39 (ii/iii A.D.) ε [ν ] ᾑ πλαστυγραφίᾳ περιμ [ένο ]ν ἐστὶν τὸ ὄνομα.


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
Παρμεναν Παρμενᾶν παροδεύοντος Parmenan Parmenân
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