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Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #4540 - Σαμάρεια
Samaria = "guardianship"
- a territory in Palestine, which had Samaria as its capital
Σᾰμάρεια [ ᾰρ], ἡ,
Samaria, a city of Palestine, called Sebaste by Herod, Str. 16.2.34, etc.; also as name of a region, Ev.Luke 17:11, etc.; of a village in Egypt, PEnteux. 8.6, al. (iii B.C.), PPetr. 2p.14, al. (iii B.C.): — Σᾰμᾰρίτης [ ῑ], ου ( Dor. σαλπ-ίτας IG 12(8).439 (Thasos, ii B.C. )), ὁ, Samaritan, Ev.Matthew 10:5, etc.; fem. σαλπ-ῖτις, ιδος, Ev.John 4:9, IG 3.2892 ( σαλπ-εῖτις ib.2891): — also Σᾰμᾰρεύς, έως, St.Byz., Suid.
(Rec. -άρεια ), -ας , ἡ
(Heb. H8111; Aram. שָׁמְרַיִן ),
(a) the city: Acts 8:5 (and perhaps also Acts 8:9; Acts 8:14);
(b) the region: Luke 17:11, John 4:4-5; John 4:7, Acts 1:8; Acts 8:1 (and perhaps also Acts 8:9; Acts 8:14) Acts 9:31; Acts 15:3.†
Σαμάρεια , see Σαμαρία .
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";leap,"; ";bound,"; is confined in the NT to Lk (Luke 1:41; Luke 1:44; Luke 6:23) : cf. Kaibel 271.5 σκιρτῶ καὶ τέρπομαι, ib. 649.3 (iii/A.D.)—
ἄνθεσιν ἐν μαλακοῖσι κακῶν ἔκτοσθεν ἁπάντων.
A new instance of the subst. σκίρτημα is found in the iv/A.D. Christian hymn, P Amh I. 2.19 Τὰ [δ ]᾽ ἀ [νάπ ]αυλα (l. ἀνάπαυμα ?) λυπο <υ >μένων, Τὰ δὲ σκιρτήματα [. ., ";O the rest of the sorrowful, O the dancing of the . ."; (cf. ZNTW ii. (1901), p. 73 ff.).
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