Philippoi: Philippi, a city of MacedoniaOriginal Word: Φίλιπποι, ων, οἱPart of Speech:
Philippi, a great city of the Roman province Macedonia.
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Philippi, a city of MacedoniaNASB Translation
Thayer'sSTRONGS NT 5375: ΦίλιπποιΦίλιπποι
(on the plural cf. Winer
s Grammar, § 27, 3), Philippi,
a city of Macedonia Prima (see B. D.
, under the word Macedonia), situated on (near) the northern coast of the Aegean Sea, between the rivers Strymon and Nestus, and the cities Neapolis and Ampbipolis. It took its name from Philip I. of Macedon, who built it up from a village called Κρηνιδες
, and adorned and fortified it: Acts 16:12
(on this passage, see κολωνία
); ; Philippians 1:1; 1 Thessalonians 2:2. (See Lightfoot's Commentary on Philippians, Introduction, iii.)<1>
Plural of Philippos; Philippi, a place in Macedonia -- Philippi.
see GREEK Philippos