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Strong's #4211 - πορφυρόπωλις

Root Word (Etymology)
from a compound of (G4209) and (G4453)
Parts of Speech
feminine noun
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  1. a female seller of purple or of fabric dyed in purple
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KJV (1)
Acts 1
NAS (3)
Acts 3
CSB (1)
Acts 1
BSB (1)
Acts 1
ESV (1)
Acts 1
WEB (1)
Acts 1
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions


Feminine of a compound of G4209 and G4453

Thayer's Expanded Definition

πορφυρόπωλις, πορφυροπωλιδος, (πορφύρα and πωλέω), a female seller of purple or of fabrics dyed in purple (Vulg. purpuraria): Acts 16:14. (Photius, Suidas, others.)

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

*† πορφυρόπωλις , -ιδος , ,

a seller of purple fabrics: Acts 16:14.†

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

(1) lit. ";send before,"; P Ryl II. 78.18 (A.D. 157) ἀπόδε ]σ ̣μον ἐπιστολῶν προπεμφθέντα ὑπ᾽ ἐμ ̣ο ̣, ";packet of letters previously sent by me,"; cf. .36, PSI I. 97.9 (letter of recommendation—vi/A.D.) προπέμψαι αὐτὰς μετὰ πάσης τιμῆς, and from the inscrr. OGIS 544.32 (ii/A.D.) προπέμψαντα [τὰ ] παροδεύοντα (στρατεύματα), and Kaibel 39.2 εἴ σε τύχη προὔπεμψε καὶ ἡλικίας ἐπέβησεν. (2) ";set forward,"; ";convoy,"; on a journey, as in all its NT occurrences, P Flor II. 206.2 (iii/A.D.) τοῖς προπέμπουσι καμήλοις οὖσι τὸν ἀριθμὸν ι ̄δ ̄ Πολύκαρπον καὶ Πρωτῦν παράσχες τὰς συνήθεις τροφάς, ";to the camels to the number of 14 which form the convoy of Polycarpus and Protys supply the customary foods.";


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
πορφυροπωλις πορφυρόπωλις porphuropolis porphuropōlis porphyropolis porphyropōlis porphyrópolis porphyrópōlis
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