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Strong's #4558 - Σάρεπτα

of Hebrew origin (H6886)
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Sarepta = "smelting"
  1. the Greek name for Zarephath, a Phoenician town between Tyre and Sidon, but nearer Sidon
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Thayer's Expanded Definition

Σάρεπτα (Tr marginal reading Σαρεφθα; Tdf. in O. T. Σάρεπτα), (צָרְפַת from צָרַף, to smelt; hence, perhaps 'smelting-house'), Σαρεπτων (yet cf. Buttmann, 15 (14); but declined in Obad.), τά; Sarepta (so A. V.; better with O. T. Zarephath) a Phoenician town between Tyre and Sidon, but nearer Sidon (now Surafend; cf. B. D., under the word ), (1 Kings 17:9; Obadiah 1:20; in Josephus, Antiquities 8, 13, 2 Σαρεφθα): τῆς Σιδωνίας, in the land of Sidon, Luke 4:26. Cf. Robinson, Palestine 2:474ff; (B. D. as above).

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

Σάρεπτα , -ων

(Obadiah 1:20), τά

(Heb. H6886),

Sarepta, a city of Sidon: Luke 4:26.†

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 Σκύθης used as a proper name see P Hib I. 55.1 (B.C. 250) Σκύθης Πτολεμαίωι χαίρειν, and Preisigke 4036 Εὔβιος Σκύθου.


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.
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Σαρεπτα Σάρεπτα Sarepta Sárepta
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