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Συροφοινίκισσα

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
Συροφοινίκισσα, ης, ἡ
Greek transliteration: 
Syrophoinikissa
Simplified transliteration: 
Syrophoinikissa
Numbers
Strong's number: 
4949
GK Number: 
5355
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
1
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
n-1c
Gloss: 
woman of Syrian Phoenicia
Definition: 
a Syrophoenician woman, Phoenicia being included in Syria, Mk. 7:26*

Greek-English Concordance for

Mark 7:26 The woman was a Greek, a Syrophoenician (Syrophoinikissa | Συροφοινίκισσα | nom sg fem) by birth. She begged Jesus to drive out the demon from her daughter.