Libué: "the west bank of the Nile," Libya, a region in N. AfricaOriginal Word: Λιβύη, ης, ἡPart of Speech:
Libya, Africa (in the modern sense).
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
probably from lipsDefinition
"the west bank of the Nile," Libya, a region in N. AfricaNASB Translation
Thayer'sSTRONGS NT 3033: ΛιβύηΛιβύη
a large region of northern Africa, bordering on Egypt. In that portion of it which had Cyrene for its capital and was thence called Libya Cyrenaica (ἡ πρός Κυρήνην Λιβύη
, Antiquities 16, 6, 1; ἡ Λιβύη ἡ κατά Κυρήνην
(which see), Acts 2:10
) dwelt many Jews (Josephus
, Antiquities 14, 7, 2; 16, 6, 1; b. j.
c. Apion. 2, 4 (where cf. Müller's notes)): Acts 2:10.<1>
Probably from lips; Libye, a region of Africa -- Libya.
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