The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
CYRIA<sir’-i-a> ([Κυρία, Kuria]): The word means “lady,” feminine of lord, and it is so translated in the King James Version and the text of the Revised Version (British and American) (2 John 1:5 the Revised Version, margin). But it is possible that the word is a proper name, and this possibility
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CYRIA, sirʹi-a (Κυρία, Kuría): The word means “lady,” feminine of lord, and it is so trd in AV and the text of RV (2 Jn ver 5 RVm). But it is possible that the word is a proper name, and this possibility is recognized by placing Cyria, the usual transliteration of the word, in the margin by RV.