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Entry for Strong's #1446 - Ἑβραΐς

Transliteration
Hebraḯs
Phonetics
heb-rah-is'  
Word Origin
from (1443)
Parts of Speech
Noun Feminine
TDNT
3:356,372
Word Definition [ Thayer | Strong | Mounce ]
Thayer's Definition
  1. Hebrew, the Hebrew language, not that however in which the OT was written but the Chaldee, which at the time of Jesus and the apostles had long superseded it in Palestine
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word | Parsing ]
Verse Results
KJV (3) NAS (3) HCS (3)
Acts 3
Acts 3
Acts 3
BYZ TIS TR
N-DSF 3
N-DSF 3
N-DSF 3
NA WH
A-DSF 3
N-DSF 3


Thayer's Expanded Definition

Ἑβραΐς (WH Αβραΐς, see their Introductory § 408), ἑβραιδος, , Hebrew, the Hebrew language; not that however in which the O. T. was written, but the Chaldee (not Syro-Chaldaic, as it is commonly but incorrectly called; cf. A. Th. Hoffmann, Grammat. Syriac., p. 14), which at the time of Jesus and the apostles had long superseded it in Palestine: Acts 21:40; Acts 22:2; Acts 26:14; Ἑβραΐς φωνή, 4 Macc. 12:7; 16:15. (Cf. B. D., under the phrase, Shemitic Languages etc.; ibid. American edition, under the phrase, Language of the New Testament.)

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

**† Ἑβραΐς

(WH, Ἐβ -), -ίδος

(Aram. H5680), peculiar form of Ἑβραΐκός ,

[in LXX, ἡ Ἑ . φωνή , 4 Maccabees 12:7; 4 Maccabees 16:15 *;]

in NT, ἡ Ἑ . διάλεκτος ,

Hebrew, i.e. the Aramaic vernacular of Palestine: Acts 21:40; Acts 22:2; Acts 26:14.†


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
Εβραιδι Ἐβραΐδι Ἑβραΐδι Ebraidi Ebraḯdi
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