Antiocheia

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   490  
Original WordWord Origin
antioceiafrom Antiochus (a Syrian king)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
AntiocheiaNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
an-tee-okh'-i-ah   Noun Location
 Definition
Antioch = 'driven against"
  1. Capital of Syria, situated on the river Orontes, founded by Seleucus Nicanor in 300 B.C. and named in honour of his father, Antiochus. Many Greek-Jews lived there and it was here that the followers of Christ were first called Christians.
  2. A city in Pisidia on the borders Phrygia, founded by Seleucus Nicanor. Under the Romans it became a "colonia" and was also called Caesarea
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 18
Antioch 18
 
NAS Verse Count
Acts15
Galatians1
2 Timothy1


Total17
Greek lexicon based on Thayer's and Smith's Bible Dictionary plus others; this is keyed to the large Kittel and the "Theological Dictionary of the New Testament." These files are public domain.

Bibliography Information

Thayer and Smith. "Greek Lexicon entry for Antiocheia". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.