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Entry for Strong's #1046 - Γαδαρηνός

Transliteration
Gadarēnós
Phonetics
gad-ar-ay-nos'  
Word Origin
from Gadara (a town east of the Jordan)
Parts of Speech
Adjective
TDNT
None
Word Definition [ Thayer | Strong | Mounce ]
Thayer's Definition
Gadarenes = "reward at the end"
  1. also called Gergesenes, was the capital of Peraea, situated opposite the south extremity of the Lake of Gennesaret to the south-east, but at some distance from the lake on the banks of the river Hieromax
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word | Parsing ]
Verse Results
KJV (3) NAS (1) HCS (1)
Mark 1
Luke 2
Matthew 1
Matthew 1
BYZ TIS TR
A-GPM 3
A-GPM 1
A-GPM 3
NA WH
A-GPM 4
A-GPM 1


Thayer's Expanded Definition

Γαδαρηνός, Γαδαρηνη, Γαδαρηνον (from the proper name Γαδαρα; cf. the adjective Ἀβιληνή, Μαγδαληνή), of Gadara, a Gadarene. Gadara was the capital of Peraea (Josephus, b. j. 4, 7, 3), situated opposite the southern extremity of the Lake of Gennesaret to the southeast, but at some distance from the lake on the banks of the river Hieromax (Pliny, h. n. 5, 16), 60 stadia from the city Tiberias (Josephus, Vita65), inhabited chiefly by Gentiles (Josephus, Antiquities 17, 11, 4); cf. Winers RWB under the word Gadara; Rüetschi in Herzog iv., p. 636f; Kneucker in Schenkel ii. 313f; Riehm, HWB, p. 454; (BB. DD. under the word). χώρα τῶν Γαδαρηνῶν the country of the Gadarenes, Gadaris: Mark 5:1 Rec.; Luke 8:26 Rec., 37 R G (but here περίχωρος τῶν Γαδαρηνῶν), and in Matthew 8:28 T Tr WH; but the manuscripts differ in these passages; see Γερασηνοι and Γεργεσηνοι.

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

Γαδαρηνός , - , -όν

(< Γαδαρά , Gadara, the capital of Peræa),

Gadarene, of Gadara: Matthew 8:28 (Rec. Γεργεσηνῶν ), Mark 5:1, Rec. (Edd., Γερασηνῶν ), Luke 8:26; Luke 8:37, Rec. (Edd., Γερασηνῶν ).†


Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament.
Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
List of Word Forms
Γαδαρηνων Γαδαρηνῶν Gadarenon Gadarenôn Gadarēnōn Gadarēnō̂n
Lectionary Calendar
Monday, September 23rd, 2019
the Week of Proper 20 / Ordinary 25
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