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Handkerchief[Gk soudárion] (Acts 19:12). A loanword from the Lat sudarium, found in the plural inActs 19:12 (soudária; cf. Lat. sudor, “perspiration”). Literally it means “a face-cloth used to wipe off perspiration” (Bauer, rev, p. 759). It may have been some sort of headdress. Elsewhere it is rendered