Barnabas: Barnabas, an Israelite companion of PaulOriginal Word: Βαρνάβας, α, ὁPart of Speech:
Barnabas, a Cypriote Jew, uncle of John Mark; his other name was Joseph.
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
probably of Aramaic originDefinition
Barnabas, an Isr. companion of PaulNASB Translation
Barnabas (27), Barnabas' (1).
Thayer'sSTRONGS NT 921: ΒαρναβᾶςΒαρναβᾶς
, 20 (18)), ὁ
son, and נָבָא
; according to Luke's interpretation υἱός παρακλήσεως
, i. e. excelling in the power τῆς παρακλήσεως
, Acts 4:36
; see παράκλησις
, 5), Barnabas,
the surname of Joses (better Joseph), a Levite, a native of Cyprus. He was a distinguished teacher of the Christian religion, and a companion and colleague of Paul: Acts 9:27
; Acts 11:22
,( Rec.),; Acts 12:25; Acts 13-15; 1 Corinthians 9:6; Galatians 2:1, 9, 13; Colossians 4:10.<1>
Of Chaldee origin (diakoneo and tacha); son of Nabas (i.e. Prophecy); Barnabas, an Israelite -- Barnabas.
see HEBREW bar
see HEBREW nbiy'