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Sister's Son

SISTER'S SON

The King James Version translates rightly

(1) ben-'achotho (Genesis 29:13); and

(2) huios tes adelphes (Acts 23:16), and wrongly,

(3) anepsios (Colossians 4:10), where, without doubt, the real meaning is "cousin," as in the Revised Version (British and American).

See RELATIONSHIPS, FAMILY.


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Bibliography Information
Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Entry for 'SISTER'S SON'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". 1915.