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Dorcas

The Bible

Bible Usage:

Dictionaries:

  • Included in Eastons: Yes
  • Included in Hitchcocks: Yes
  • Included in Naves: Yes
  • Included in Smiths: Yes
  • Included in Websters: No
  • Included in Strongs: Yes
  • Included in Thayers: Yes
  • Included in BDB: No

Strongs Concordance:

 

Easton's Bible Dictionary
Dorcas

A female antelope, or gazelle, a pious Christian widow at Joppa whom Peter restored to life (Acts 9:36-41). She was a Hellenistic Jewess, called Tabitha by the Jews and Dorcas by the Greeks.


Hitchcock's Names Dictionary
Dorcas

a female roe-deer


Naves Topical Index
Dorcas

Called also Tabitha, a pious woman of Joppa.
Acts 9:36-42


Smith's Bible Dictionary
Dorcas

(gazelle). [TABITHA]