4558. Sarepta
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Sarepta: Sarepta, a city near Sidon
Original Word: Σάρεπτα, ων, τά
Part of Speech: Noun, Neuter
Transliteration: Sarepta
Phonetic Spelling: (sar'-ep-tah)
Short Definition: Zarephath
Definition: Zarephath, a town in the district of Sidon in Phoenicia.

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
of Hebrew origin Tsarephath
Sarepta, a city near Sidon
NASB Translation
Zarephath (1).

STRONGS NT 4558: Σάρεπτα

Σάρεπτα (Tr marginal reading Σαρεφθα; Tdf. in O. T. Σάρεπτα), (צָרְפַת from צָרַף, to smelt; hence, perhaps 'smelting-house'), Σαρεπτων (yet cf. Buttmann, 15 (14); but declined in Obad.), τά; Sarepta (so A. V.; better with O. T. Zarephath) a Phoenician town between Tyre and Sidon, but nearer Sidon (now Surafend; cf. B. D., under the word ), (1 Kings 17:9; Obadiah 1:20; in Josephus, Antiquities 8, 13, 2 Σαρεφθα): τῆς Σιδωνίας, in the land of Sidon, Luke 4:26. Cf. Robinson, Palestine 2:474ff; (B. D. as above).


Of Hebrew origin (Tsarphath); Sarepta (i.e. Tsarephath), a place in Palestine -- Sarepta.

see HEBREW Tsarphath

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