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Lexicon :: Strong's G4947 - syria

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Συρία
Transliteration
syria (Key)
Pronunciation
soo-ree'-ah
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Part of Speech
proper locative noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Probably of Hebrew origin צֹר (H6865)
Strong’s Definitions

Συρία Syría, soo-ree'-ah; probably of Hebrew origin (H6865); Syria (i.e. Tsyria or Tyre), a region of Asia:—Syria.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 8x

The KJV translates Strong's G4947 in the following manner: Syria (8x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 8x
The KJV translates Strong's G4947 in the following manner: Syria (8x).
  1. Syria = "exalted"

    1. a region of Asia bounded on the north by Taurus and Amanus ranges, on the east by the Euphrates and Arabia, on the south by Palestine, and the west by Phoenicia and the Mediterranean

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
Συρία Syría, soo-ree'-ah; probably of Hebrew origin (H6865); Syria (i.e. Tsyria or Tyre), a region of Asia:—Syria.
STRONGS NT 4947: Συρία
Συρία, Συρίας, , Syria; in the N. T. a region of Asia, bounded on the north by the Taurus and Amanus ranges, on the east by the Euphrates and Arabia, on the south by Palestine, and on the west by Phoenicia and the Mediterranean (cf. BB. DD. under the word ; Ryssel in Herzog edition 2, under the word Syrien; cf. also Ἀντιχεια, 1 and Δαμασκός): Matthew 4:24; Luke 2:2; Acts 15:23, 41; Acts 18:18; Acts 20:3; Acts 21:3; Galatians 1:21. (On the article with it cf. Winer's Grammar, § 18, 5 a.)
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Matthew
4:24
Luke
2:2
Acts
15:23; 15:41; 18:18; 20:3; 21:3
Galatians
1:21

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G4947 matches the Greek Συρία (syria),
which occurs 8 times in 8 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 4:24 - And his fame went throughout all Syria: G4947 and they brought unto him all sick people that were taken with divers diseases and torments, and those which were possessed with devils, and those which were lunatick, and those that had the palsy; and he healed them.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 2:2 - (And this taxing was first made when Cyrenius was governor of Syria.) G4947
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 15:23 - And they wrote letters by them after this manner; The apostles and elders and brethren send greeting unto the brethren which are of the Gentiles in Antioch and Syria G4947 and Cilicia:
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 15:41 - And he went through Syria G4947 and Cilicia, confirming the churches.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 18:18 - And Paul after this tarried there yet a good while, and then took his leave of the brethren, and sailed thence into Syria, G4947 and with him Priscilla and Aquila; having shorn his head in Cenchrea: for he had a vow.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 20:3 - And there abode three months. And when the Jews laid wait for him, as he was about to sail into Syria, G4947 he purposed to return through Macedonia.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 21:3 - Now when we had discovered Cyprus, we left it on the left hand, and sailed into Syria, G4947 and landed at Tyre: for there the ship was to unlade her burden.
Unchecked Copy BoxGal 1:21 - Afterwards I came into the regions of Syria G4947 and Cilicia;

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