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Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary Greek Lexicon
Strong's #4479 - Ῥεβέκκα
Rebekah = "ensnarer"
- the wife of Isaac
Ρεβεκκα (רִבְקָה, from רָבַק unused in Hebrew but in Arabic 'to bind,' 'fasten'; hence, the substantive equivalent to 'ensnarer,' fascinating the men by her beauty), ἡ, Rebecca, the wife of Isaac: Romans 9:10.
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Ῥεβέκκα , -ας
(v. Bl., § 7, 2), ἡ ,
Rebecca: Romans 9:10.†
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";shake"; : P Lond 46.443 (iv/A.D.) (= I. p. 79) ὁ σείσας τὴν οἰκουμένην, Kaibel 1046.75 σίσασα λόφον. The verb is used metaphorically in BGU I. 428.9 (ii/A.D.) ἔ ]σεισεν τοὺς περὶ αὐτόν, and P Oxy X. 1252 recto.37 (A.D. 288–95) δηλοῦμεν ὡς μηδὲν ὑπ᾽ αὐτοῦ σεσεῖσθαι, ";we affirm that nothing has been extorted from us by him"; : for the mixed construction the editors compare Acts 27:10. MGr σείω (σείζω).
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