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Conceive
Conception
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The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Conceive
Conceive [Heb. hārâ, also zāra‘ (Nu. 5:28; Lev. 12:2), yāḥam (Ps. 51:5); Gk. syllambánō, also gennáō (Mt. 1:20), en gastrí échō (1:23), échō koítēn (Rom. 9:10), eis katabolḗn (“conceive,” He. 11:11)]; AV also BE WITH CHILD (Mt. 1:23); Cant. 8:2, RSV, is based on the LXX and Syriac;
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
CONCEPTION; CONCEIVE
CONCEPTION; CONCEIVE<kon-sep’-shun>, <kon-sev’> ([הָרָה‎, harah], and derivatives; [συλλαμβάνω, sullambano]): Physically, the beginning of a new life in the womb of a mother, “to catch on,” used thus some forty times, as in Genesis 3:16; 4:1; Psalm 51:5. Metaphorically, applied to the start
A Dictionary of Early Christian Beliefs: A Reference Guide to More than 700 Topics Discussed by the Early Church Fathers
Conception
CONCEPTIONIf men fight, and hurt a woman with child, so that she gives birth prematurely, … if any lasting harm follows, then you will give life for life, eye for eye, tooth for tooth. Ex. 21:22–24.[Addressed to expectant mothers:] Tell us whether you feel in the embryo within you any vital force other
The International Standard Bible Encyclopaedia, Volumes 1–5
Conception, Conceive
CONCEPTION, kon-sepʹshun, CONCEIVE, konsēv’ (הָרָה‎, hārāh, and derivatives; συλλαμβάνω, sullambánō): Physically, the beginning of a new life in the womb of a mother, “to catch on,” used thus some forty times, as in Gen 3:16; 4:1; Ps 51:5. Metaphorically, applied to the start and growth within the
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