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Athenians
The residents of Athens.
Dictionaries
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Athenians
Athenians ə-thēʹnē-ənz [GK. Athēnaioi]. People of Athens. Luke remarks on their curiosity and their delight in novelty (Acts 17:21). See Athens.
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Athenians
Athenians [ə thēˊnē ənz] (Gk. Athēnaioi). People of Athens (Acts 17:21), whom Luke describes as discussing or learning the latest news or novelty.
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Athenians
ATHENIANS [uh THEE knee uns] — natives or inhabitants of Athens (Acts 17:21).Photo by Howard VosThe beautiful Parthenon in Athens, dedicated to the Greek goddess Athena.
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
ATHENIANS
ATHENIANS<a-the’-ni-ans> [ ʼΑθηναι̂οι, Athenaioi]: Inhabitants of Athens. Luke has a remark on their curiosity and their delight in novelty (Acts 17:21).See ATHENS.
The International Standard Bible Encyclopaedia, Volumes 1–5
Athenians
ATHENIANS, a-thēʹni-ans (Ἀθηναῖοι, Athēnaíoi): Inhabitants of Athens. Luke has a remark on their curiosity and their delight in novelty (Acts 17:21). See Athens.
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