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King James Bible Dictionary

 

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G5376 - Philip

Strong's No.:G5376

Greek:Φίλιππος

Transliteration:Philippos

Phonetic:fil'-ip-pos

Word Origin:From G5384 and G2462

Bible Usage:Philip.

Part of Speech:Noun Masculine

Strongs
Definition:

fond of horses; Philippus the name of four Israelites


Thayers
Definition:

Philip = "lover of horses"

1. an apostle of Christ

2. an evangelist and one of the seven deacons of the Jerusalem church

3. tetrarch of Trachonitis, was brother to Herod Antipas, by the father's, but not by the mother's side. Philip was born of Cleopatra, of Jerusalem, and Herod of Malthace, a Samaritan: he died in the twentieth year of Tiberias, five years after his mention in Lk. 3:1. He built Caesarea Philippi. His step brother Herod Antipas, married his wife unlawfully. (Gill)

4. see 2542, Caesarea Philippi


Bible References:
Philip

Translation
Occurrences:
Philip ( 36 )
Philippi ( 2 )

 

Definitions are taken from Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
by James Strong (S.T.D.) (LL.D.) 1890.