5000. Tabitha
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Tabitha: "gazelle," Tabitha (also called Dorcas), a Christian woman
Original Word: Ταβηθά, ἡ
Part of Speech: Proper Noun, Indeclinable
Transliteration: Tabitha
Phonetic Spelling: (tab-ee-thah')
Short Definition: Tabitha, antelope
Definition: antelope; Tabitha, a Christian woman at Joppa.

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
of Aramaic origin
"gazelle," Tabitha (also called Dorcas, see NG1393), a Christian woman
NASB Translation
Tabitha (2).

STRONGS NT 5000: Ταβιθά

Ταβιθά (WH Ταβειθα, see their Appendix, p. 155, and under the word εἰ, ; the better accent seems to be Ταβιθά (see Kautzsch, as below)), (טְבִיתָא, a Chaldean name in the 'emphatic state' (Kautzsch, Gram. d. Biblical-Aram. as above with, p. 11, writes it טַבְיְתָא, stative emphatic of טַבְיָא), Hebrew צְבִי, i. e. δορκάς, which see), Tabitha, a Christian woman of Joppa, noted for her works of benevolence: Acts 9:36, 40. (Cf. B. D., under the word .)


Of Chaldee origin (compare tsbiyah); the gazelle; Tabitha (i.e. Tabjetha), a Christian female -- Tabitha.

see HEBREW tsbiyah

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