a calf. (1.) One of the sons of Midian, who was Abraham’s son by Keturah (Gen. 25:4). (2.) The head of one of the families of trans-Jordanic Manasseh who were carried captive by Tiglath-pileser (1 Chr. 5:24).
boundary of blood, a place in the tribe of Judah where the Philistines encamped when David fought with Goliath (1 Sam. 17:1). It was probably so called as having been the scene of frequent sanguinary conflicts between Israel and the Philistines. It is called Pas-dammim (1 Chr. 11:13). It has been identified with the modern […]
[ih-fee-zhuh n] /ɪˈfi ʒən/ adjective 1. of or relating to Ephesus. noun 2. a native or inhabitant of Ephesus. /ɪˈfiːʒən/ adjective 1. of or relating to Ephesus noun 2. an inhabitant or native of Ephesus
[ih-fee-zhuh nz] /ɪˈfi ʒənz/ noun, (used with a singular verb) 1. a book of the New Testament, written by Paul. Abbreviation: Eph., Ephes., Ephs. [ih-fee-zhuh n] /ɪˈfi ʒən/ adjective 1. of or relating to Ephesus. noun 2. a native or inhabitant of Ephesus. /ɪˈfiːʒənz/ noun 1. (functioning as sing) a book of the New Testament […]
[ef-uh-suh s] /ˈɛf ə səs/ noun 1. an ancient city in W Asia Minor, S of Smyrna (Izmir): famous temple of Artemis, or Diana; early Christian community. /ˈɛfɪsəs/ noun 1. (in ancient Greece) a major trading city on the W coast of Asia Minor: famous for its temple of Artemis (Diana); sacked by the Goths […]