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Libya

Libya [N] [H] [S]

the country of the Ludim ( Genesis 10:13 ), Northern Africa, a large tract lying along the Mediterranean, to the west of Egypt ( Acts 2:10 ). Cyrene was one of its five cities.

These dictionary topics are from
M.G. Easton M.A., D.D., Illustrated Bible Dictionary, Third Edition,
published by Thomas Nelson, 1897. Public Domain, copy freely.

[N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible
[H] indicates this entry was also found in Hitchcock's Bible Names
[S] indicates this entry was also found in Smith's Bible Dictionary

Bibliography Information

Easton, Matthew George. "Entry for Libya". "Easton's Bible Dictionary". .

Libya [N] [E] [S]

the heart of the sea; fat
Hitchcock's Dictionary of Bible Names. Public Domain. Copy freely.

[N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible
[E] indicates this entry was also found in Easton's Bible Dictionary
[S] indicates this entry was also found in Smith's Bible Dictionary

Bibliography Information

Hitchcock, Roswell D. "Entry for 'Libya'". "An Interpreting Dictionary of Scripture Proper Names". . New York, N.Y., 1869.

Libya. [N] [E] [H]

This name occurs only in ( Acts 2:10 ) It is applied by the Greek and Roman writers to the African continent, generally, however, excluding Egypt.


[N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible
[E] indicates this entry was also found in Easton's Bible Dictionary
[H] indicates this entry was also found in Hitchcock's Bible Names

Bibliography Information

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