Tarseus: of TarsusOriginal Word: Ταρσεύς, έως, ὁPart of Speech:
belonging to TarsusDefinition:
belonging to Tarsus, a Tarsian.
5018 Tarseús – Tarsus, the leading city in ancient Cilicia (a province between Syria and Asia Minor), located about 10 miles inland from the coast of present-day Turkey.
Tarsus has remained continuously populated for more than 6,000 years, making it (perhaps) the oldest city in the world still in existence.
[Some feel Damascus is older, which also claims this distinction.]
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
of TarsusNASB Translation
Thayer'sSTRONGS NT 5018: ΤαρσεύςΤαρσεύς
, which see), belonging to Tarsus, of Tarsus
: Acts 9:11
; Acts 21:39
From Tarsos; a Tarsean, i.e. Native of Tarsus -- of Tarsus.
see GREEK Tarsos