G3137 – Maria – Μαρία Mary

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noun proper feminine
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Find “Maria” in the Bible (New Testament)

Strong’s Greek Lexicon

or Μαριαμ Mariam mar-ee-am’; of Hebrew origin ; Maria or Mariam (i.e. Mirjam), the name of six Christian females:—Mary.

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

Mary or Miriam = “their rebellion”
1) Mary the mother of Jesus
2) Mary Magdalene, a women from Magdala
3) Mary, the sister of Lazarus and Martha
4) Mary of Cleophas the mother of James the less
5) Mary the mother of John Mark, a sister of Barnabas
6) Mary, a Roman Christian who is greeted by Paul in Rom. 16:6

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.