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- Greek Word:
- Part of Speech:
- noun proper locative
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- Find “Aiguptos” in the Bible (New Testament)
Strong’s Greek Lexicon
of uncertain derivation:—AEgyptus, the land of the Nile:—Egypt.
Owing to changes in the enumeration while in progress, there were no words left for numbers 2717 and 3203–3302, which were therefore silently dropped out of the vocabulary and references as redundant.
Thayer’s Greek Definitions
Egypt = “double straits”
1) a country occupying the northeast angle of Africa
2) metaphorically Jerusalem, for the Jews persecuting the Christ and his
followers, and so to be likened to the Egyptians treating the Jews
Thayer’s Definitions are as edited by the Online Bible of Winterbourne, Ontario. They removed the etymology, cross-references, and Greek phrases and changed some of Thayer’s Unitarian doctrinal positions concerning the work and person of Christ.