(Col. 4:16), was probably the Epistle to the Ephesians, as designed for general circulation. It would reach the Colossians by way of Laodicea.
[ih-pis-uh l] /ɪˈpɪs əl/ noun 1. a letter, especially a formal or didactic one; written communication. 2. (usually initial capital letter) one of the apostolic letters in the New Testament. 3. (often initial capital letter) an extract, usually from one of the Epistles of the New Testament, forming part of the Eucharistic service in certain […]
[ep-uh-stur-nuh m] /ˌɛp əˈstɜr nəm/ noun, plural episterna [ep-uh-stur-nuh] /ˌɛp əˈstɜr nə/ (Show IPA) 1. Anatomy. . 2. Entomology. the anterior portion of a pleuron. /ˌɛpɪˈstɜːnəm/ noun (pl) -na (-nə) 1. the manubrium of the sternum in mammals 2. another name for interclavicle episternum ep·i·ster·num (ěp’ĭ-stûr’nəm) n. The broad upper segment of the sternum occasionally […]
[ep-uh-nik-ee-uh m] /ˌɛp əˈnɪk i əm/ noun, plural eponychia [ep-uh-nik-ee-uh] /ˌɛp əˈnɪk i ə/ (Show IPA) 1. Embryology. the modified outer layer of the epidermis that partially covers the fetal fingernails and toenails and that persists after birth as the cuticle. 2. Anatomy. a thin, cuticular fold extending over the lunula of a nail. eponychium […]
[ep-uh-nim] /ˈɛp ə nɪm/ noun 1. a person, real or imaginary, from whom something, as a tribe, nation, or place, takes or is said to take its name: Brut, the supposed grandson of Aeneas, is the eponym of the Britons. 2. a word based on or derived from a person’s name. 3. any ancient official […]