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Maranatha,

Maranatha, [E] [H]

an Aramaic or Syriac expression used by St. Paul at the conclusion of his first Epistle to the Corinthians, ch. ( 1 Corinthians 16:22 ) signifying "our Lord cometh."


[E] indicates this entry was also found in Easton's Bible Dictionary
[H] indicates this entry was also found in Hitchcock's Bible Names
[J] indicates this entry was also found in Jack Van Impe's Prophecy Dictionary

Bibliography Information

Smith, William, Dr. "Entry for 'Maranatha,'". "Smith's Bible Dictionary". . 1901.