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Ephesians
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Ephesians
Ephesians (Ἐφέσιος, Ephesios). The residents of Ephesus (Acts 19:28; 34, 35; 21:29). Paul wrote a Letter to the Ephesians, which may have been more of a circular letter than a letter specifically to the Ephesian church.
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Ephesians
EPHESIANS [ee FEE zyuns] — natives or inhabitants of Ephesus (Acts 19:35). Trophimus, one of Paul’s co-workers, was an Ephesian (Acts 21:29).
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
EPHESIAN; EPHESIANS
EPHESIAN; EPHESIANS<e-fe’-zhan> ([ Ἐφέσιος, Ephesios]), <e-fe’-zhanz>: A term which, as in Acts 19:28, 34, 35 and 21:29, was applied to those natives or residents of the city of Ephesus who were adherents of the cult of the goddess Diana. A Jew or a Christian, though a native of Ephesus, would
The International Standard Bible Encyclopaedia, Volumes 1–5
Ephesian, Ephesians
EPHESIAN, e-fēʹzhan (Ἐφέσιος, Ephésios), EPHESIANS, e-fēʹzhanz: A term which, as in Acts 19:28, 34, 35 and 21:29, was applied to those natives or residents of the city of Ephesus who were adherents of the cult of the goddess Diana. A Jew or a Christian, though a native of Ephesus, would probably