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Bible Dictionaries

Easton's Bible Dictionary

Cephas

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A Syriac surname given by Christ to Simon (John 1:42 ), meaning "rock." The Greeks translated it by Petros, and the Latins by Petrus.

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These dictionary topics are from M.G. Easton M.A., D.D., Illustrated Bible Dictionary, Third Edition, published by Thomas Nelson, 1897. Public Domain.

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Easton, Matthew George. Entry for 'Cephas'. Easton's Bible Dictionary. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/ebd/c/cephas.html. 1897.

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