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Ἀραβία

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
Ἀραβία, ας, ἡ
Greek transliteration: 
Arabia
Simplified transliteration: 
Arabia
Numbers
Strong's number: 
688
GK Number: 
728
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
2
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
n-1a
Gloss: 
Arabia, desert} or {steppe
Definition: 
Arabia, Gal. 1:17; 4:25*

Greek-English Concordance for

Galatians 1:17 nor did I go up to Jerusalem to those who were apostles before me; but I went away into Arabia (Arabian | Ἀραβίαν | acc sg fem) and returned again to Damascus.
Galatians 4:25 Now Hagar represents Mount Sinai in Arabia (Arabia | Ἀραβίᾳ | dat sg fem) and corresponds to the present Jerusalem, for she is in slavery with her children.