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Old / New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #116 - Ἀθῆναι

Transliteration
Athēnai
Phonetics
ath-ay'-nahee  
Word Origin
plural of Athene (the goddess of wisdom, who was reputed to have founded the city)
Parts of Speech
Noun Location
TDNT
None
Word Definition [ Thayer | Strong | Mounce ]
Thayer's Definition
Athens = "uncertainty"
  1. A famous city in Greece, the capital of Attica, and the chief seat of learning and civilisation during the golden period of the history of Greece
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word | Parsing ]
Verse Results
KJV (6) NAS (4) HCS (4)
Acts 3
1 Thessalonians 2
2 Thessalonians 1
Acts 3
1 Thessalonians 1
Acts 3
1 Thessalonians 1
BYZ TIS TR
N-DPF 2
N-GPF 2
N-DPF 2
N-GPF 2
N-DPF 2
N-GPF 2
NA WH
N-DPF 2
N-GPF 2
N-DPF 2
N-GPF 2


Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

Ἀθῆναι, Dor. Ἀθᾶναι, ῶν, αἱ, t

I he city of Athens (for the pl. cf. Θῆβαι, Μυκῆναι), Hom., etc.; (sg. Ἀθήνη Od. 7.80, IG 1.373107): — Ἀθῆναι generally, = Ἀττική, of the whole country, Hdt. 9.17.

II Advbs., Ἀθήν-αζε, to Athens, IG 1.27a, Th. 4.46, X. Ath. 1.16:

Thayer's Expanded Definition

Ἀθῆναι, , αἱ (on the plural cf. Winers Grammar, 176 (166)), Athens, the most celebrated city of Greece: Acts 17:15; Acts 18:1; 1 Thessalonians 3:1.

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

Ἀθῆναι , -ῶν , αἱ

(plural because consisting of several parts),

Athens: Acts 17:15-16; Acts 18:1, 1 Thessalonians 3:1.†


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
Αθηναις Ἀθήναις Αθηνων Ἀθηνῶν Athenais Athēnais Athḗnais Athenon Athenôn Athēnōn Athēnō̂n
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