707. Harimathaia
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Harimathaia: Arimathea, probably a city near Jer.
Original Word: Ἀριμαθαία, ας, ἡ
Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine
Transliteration: Harimathaia
Phonetic Spelling: (ar-ee-math-ah'-ee-ah)
Short Definition: Arimathea
Definition: Arimathea, a place in Palestine.

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
of Hebrew origin, cf. Ramah
Arimathea, probably a city near Jer.
NASB Translation
Arimathea (4).

STRONGS NT 707: Ἁριμαθαία

Ἁριμαθαία (WH Ἁριμαθαία, see their Introductory § 408), Ἁριμαθαίας, , Arimathaea, Hebrew רָמָה (a height), the name of several cities of Palestine; cf. Gesenius, Thesaurus 3, p. 1275. The one mentioned in Matthew 27:57; Mark 15:43; Luke 23:51; John 19:38 appears to have been the same as that which was the birthplace and residence of Samuel, in Mount Ephraim: 1 Samuel 1:1, 19, etc. the Sept. Αρμαθαιμ, and without the article Ρ᾽αμαθεμ, and according to another reading Ρ᾽αμαθαιμ, 1 Macc. 11:34; Ρ᾽αμαθα in Josephus, Antiquities 13, 4, 9. Cf. Grimm on 1 Macc. 11:34; Keim, Jesus von Naz. 3:514; (B. D. American edition).


Of Hebrew origin (Ramah); Arimathaea (or Ramah), a place in Palestine -- Arimathaea.

see HEBREW Ramah

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