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Strong's #5466 - Χαλδαῖος

probably of Hebrew or (H3778)
Parts of Speech
proper masculine noun
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Chaldean = "as clod breakers"
  1. a Chaldean
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Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

χαλδ-αῖος, ὁ,

Chaldaean, Hdt. 3.155, S. Fr. 638, etc.

II astrologer, Arist. Fr. 35, Cic. Div. 1.1.2, Phld. Rh. 1.42S., Gem. 2.5 (since the Chaldaeans were given to astrology, cf. Hdt. 1.181, Arr. An. 7.17.1, etc.): — Χαλδαία (sc. γῆ), , Chaldaea, St.Byz., Ptol. Geog. 5.19: — Χαλδαϊκός, ή, όν, Chaldaean, γράμματα Ath. 12.529f; ἱστορίαι, title of work by Berosus, J. AJ 10.11.1, cf. Revelation 1:20; μέθοδος, i.e. astrology, S.E. M. 5.43 (so -κή alone, ib. 45); ἐπιτηδεύματα Dam. ap. Suid. s.v. Χαλδαϊκοῖς: Comp. -ώτερος Id. Pr. 206. Adv. -κῶς ib.183: — Χαλδαϊστί, Adv. in the Chaldaean language, LXX Daniel 2:26, Ph. 2.546.

Thayer's Expanded Definition

Χαλδαῖος, Χαλδαίου, , a Chaldaean; γῆ Χαλδαίων the land of the Chaldaeans, Chaldaea: Acts 7:4, where a reference to Genesis 11:28, 31 and seems to show that southern Armenia is referred to. The different opinions of other interpreters are reviewed by Dillmann on Genesis (3te Aufl.), p. 223f; (cf. Schrader in Riehm under the word; Sayce in Encycl. Brit., under the word Babylonia).

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

Χαλδαῖος , -ου , ,

a Chaldæan: γῆ Χαλδαίων , Acts 7:4.†

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

(Lat. caurus), ";the north-west wind,"; and hence the quarter from which it comes, Act. 27:12 : see Ramsay Paul, p. 321 f.


The Vocabulary of the Greek New Testament.
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List of Word Forms
Χαλδαιων Χαλδαίων Chaldaion Chaldaiōn Chaldaíon Chaldaíōn
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