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Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary Greek Lexicon
Strong's #4581 - Σελεύκεια
Seleucia = "white light"
- a city of Syria near the mouth of the Orontes, about 16 miles (25 km) from Antioch
Σελεύκεια (T WH Σελευκια (see Iota)), Σελευκείας, ἡ, Seleucia, a city of Syria on the Mediterranean, about 5 miles (40 stadia, Strabo 16, p. 750) north of the mouth of the river Orontes, about 15 miles (120 stadia) distant from Antioch, and opposite Cyprus: Acts 13:4 (1 Macc. 11:8). (Lewin, St. Paul, 1:116ff; Conyb. and Howson, op. cit., 1:136f.)
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(Rec. -εύκεια ),
Seleucia, a city of Syria: Acts 13:4.†
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