2747. Kegchreai
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Kegchreai: Cenchrea, a port of Corinth
Original Word: Κεγχρεαί, ας, ἡ
Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine
Transliteration: Kegchreai
Phonetic Spelling: (keng-khreh-a'-hee)
Short Definition: Cenchreae
Definition: Cenchreae, the port of Corinth on the Saronic Gulf.

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
perhaps from kegchros (millet)
Cenchrea, a port of Corinth
NASB Translation
Cenchrea (2).

STRONGS NT 2747: Κεγχρεαί

Κεγχρεαί (T WH Κενχρεαί (cf. WH's Appendix, p. 150)), Κεγχρεων, αἱ, Cenchreae or Kenchreae, a port of Corinth, about 60 (70; Strabo (as below)) stadia from the city, on the eastern side of the isthmus, the emporium of its trade with Asia (Strabo 8, p. 380): Acts 18:18; Romans 16:1. (It still retains the ancient name; cf. B. D. American edition, under the word; Lewin, St. Paul, i. 299f.)

STRONGS NT 2747: Κενχρεαί [Κενχρεαί, see Κεγχρεαί.]


Probably from kegchros (millet); Cenchreae, a port of Corinth -- Cencrea.

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