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Entry for Strong's #4581 - Σελεύκεια

Transliteration
Seleúkeia
Phonetics
sel-yook'-i-ah  
Word Origin
from Seleukos (Seleucus, a Syrian king)
Parts of Speech
Noun Location
TDNT
None
Word Definition [ Thayer | Strong | Mounce ]
Thayer's Definition
Seleucia = "white light"
  1. a city of Syria near the mouth of the Orontes, about 16 miles (25 km) from Antioch
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word | Parsing ]
Verse Results
KJV (1) NAS (1) HCS (1)
Acts 1
Acts 1
Acts 1
BYZ TIS TR
N-ASF 1
N-ASF 1
N-ASF 1
NA WH
N-ASF 1


Thayer's Expanded Definition

Σελεύκεια (T WH Σελευκια (see Iota)), Σελευκείας, , Seleucia, a city of Syria on the Mediterranean, about 5 miles (40 stadia, Strabo 16, p. 750) north of the mouth of the river Orontes, about 15 miles (120 stadia) distant from Antioch, and opposite Cyprus: Acts 13:4 (1 Macc. 11:8). (Lewin, St. Paul, 1:116ff; Conyb. and Howson, op. cit., 1:136f.)

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

Σελευκία

(Rec. -εύκεια ),

Seleucia, a city of Syria: Acts 13:4.†


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

For the probability that Paul accomplished his purpose of visiting Spain (Rom. 15:24; 28), see the evidence collected by Lightfoot Apost. Fathers Part I. vol. ii. p. 30 f.

 

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
Σελεύκειαν Σελευκιαν Σελευκίαν Seleukeian Seleúkeian
Lectionary Calendar
Monday, October 21st, 2019
the Week of Proper 24 / Ordinary 29
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