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Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary Greek Lexicon
Strong's #9 - Ἀβιληνή
Abilene = "grassy meadow"
- a region of Syria between Lebanon and Hermon towards Phoenicia, 18 miles (29 km) from Damascus and 37 miles (60 km) from Heliopolis
Ἀβιληνή (WH Ἀβειλ. (see under the word εἰ)), (ῆς, ἡ (namely, χώρα, the district belonging to the city Abila). Abilene, the name of a region lying between Lebanon and Hermon toward Phoenicia, 18 miles distant from Damascus and 37 (according to the Itin. Anton. 38) from Heliopolis: Luke 3:1. Cf. Λυσανίας (and B. D.
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(T, Rec. 'Άβι -), -ῆς , ἡ (sc. χώρα ),
Abilene, a district in the Anti-Lebanon: Luke 3:1.†
Ἀβιληνή , see Ἀβειληνή .
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