Harimathaia: Arimathea, probably a city near Jer.Original Word: Ἀριμαθαία, ας, ἡPart of Speech:
Arimathea, a place in Palestine.
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
of Hebrew origin, cf. RamahDefinition
Arimathea, probably a city near Jer.NASB Translation
Thayer'sSTRONGS NT 707: ἉριμαθαίαἉριμαθαία
, see their Introductory § 408), Ἁριμαθαίας
(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
, Antiquities 13, 4, 9. Cf. Grimm on 1 Macc. 11:34; Keim
, Jesus von Naz. 3:514; (B. D.
Of Hebrew origin (Ramah); Arimathaea (or Ramah), a place in Palestine -- Arimathaea.
see HEBREW Ramah