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Strong's #3399 - Μίλητος
Miletus = "pure white fine wool"
- a maritime city, now nearly 10 miles (16 km), from the coast of Caria or Ionia, near the mouth of the Maeander and 35 miles (55 km) from Ephesus. It was the mother of about eighty colonies, the the birth place of Thales, Anaximander, and other famous men.
Μίλητος, Μιλήτου, ἡ, Miletus, a maritime city (now nearly ten miles from the coast (cf. Acts 20:38)) of Caria or Ionia, near the mouths of the Maeander and not far (about 35 miles south) from Ephesus. It was the mother of many (some eighty) colonies, and the birthplace of Thales, Anaximander, and other celebrated men: Acts 20:15, 17; 2 Timothy 4:20. (Lewin, St. Paul, ii., 90f.)
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Μίλητος , -ου , ἡ , Miletus,
a maritime city of Caria : Acts 20:15; Acts 20:17, 2 Timothy 4:20.†
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To Romans 4:19 κατενόησεν τὸ ἑαυτοῦ σῶμα [ἤδη ] νενεκρωμένον, Deissmann (LAE, p. 94) finds a striking parallel in IG III. 2, No. 1355 ἄνθρωπε. . . μή μου παρέλθῃς σῶμα τὸ νεν [ε ]κρ [ω ]μένον, ";O man, pass not by my body, now a corpse.";
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