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Ep-E-ITS. Critered with trans
0 TİE Pmilimians.
of the prince, or of him that governs. Ger-ge-senes', those who come from pilgrimage, or from fight;
a people beyond Galilee. Geth-sem-a-ne, a very'fat valley, or the valley of oil. Gol'-go-tha, an heap of sculls.
H. He'-brews, descended from Heber. He'-li, ascending, or climbing up. Her-mas. Her'-mes. Mercury, or gain, or refuge. Her-mog'-e-nes, begotten of Mercury, or generation of lucro. Her'-od, the glory of the skin, or son of the hero. He-ro'-di-ans. He-ro'-di-as, the wife of Herod. He-ro'-di-on, song of Juno, or the conqueror of heroon. Hi-er-ap'-o-lis, holy city. Hy-men-e'-us, nuptial, or marriage.
J. Ja'-i-rus, Jd-e-rus, my light, or who diffuses "light, or is en
lightened. Jam'-bres, the sea with poverty. James, the same as Jacob. Jan'-na, who speaks, or who answers; otherwise affliction,
misery, or impoverished. Jan'-nes, the same as Janna. Ja'-son, he that cures, or that gives medicines. I-co-ni-um, a city. Je-ru'-sa-lem, the vision, or possession of peace. Je-sus, Saviour. Il-lyr-i-cum, joy, rejoicing. Im-man'-u-el, a name given to our Lord Jesus Christ; it sig
nifies God with us. John, the grace, gift, or mercy of the Lord. Jo-rim, he that exalts the Lord, or the exaltation of the Lord. Jo'-se, raised, or who exists, or who pardons, or saviour. Joʻ-ses. See Jose. Is-car'-i-ot, a man of murder; others maintain that the sur
name given to Judas signifies that he was of the tribe of Issachar, a word signifying recompense, restitution. This traitor verified his nativity, by receiving the price of the
blood of his Master, Jesus Christ. It-al-ian, belonging to Italy. It'-a-ly, a Latin word that has its original from vitulus, or
vitula, because this country abounded in calves and beifers.
According to others, it is taken from a king called Italus.
Ly-sa'-ni-as, that destroys, or drives away sorrow.
brew; but elevated, eminent, according to the Greek. Mag'-da-la, tower, or greatness. Mag-da-le'ne, tower, otherwise grand, elevated, magnificent. Mal-chus, king, or kingdom. Mam'-mon, riches. Man'-a-en, a comforter, or he that conducts them, or prepara
tion of heat. Mar'-cus, polite, shining. Mark, the same as Marcus. Mars-hill, the place where the celebrated judges of Athens
held their supreme council. Mar-tha, who becomes bitter. Ma'-ry, exalted, or bitterness of the sea, or myrrh of the sea,
or lady, or mistress of the sea. Mat-ta-thi-as, the gift of the Lord. Mat-that, gift, or he that gives. Mat'-thew, given, or a reward. Mat-thi'-as. See Mattathias. Melchi, my king, or my counsel. Mel'-i-ta, affording honey, from whence honey distils, from
honey. Mer-cu’-ri-us, a false god, from the Latin word Mercari, to
buy or sell, because this god presided over merchandise.
In Greek Hermes, which signifies orator, or interpreter. Mi-le'-tum, red, or scarlet. Mi-le-tus. Mna'-son, Na' son, a diligent seeker, or betrothing, remem
bering, or an exhorter.
Ni-ca'-nor, a conqueror, or victorious.
the victory of the people.
Pam-phi'-li-a, a nation made up of every tribe. .
nifies things to be especially observed. These phylacteries were, certain little boxes, or certain rolls of parchment, wherein were written certain words of the law. These the
Jews wore upon their foreheads, upon their wrists, and the hem of their garments, which custom is founded upon what is read in Exod. xiii. 9, 16; and in NUMB. xv. 38, 39. The Pharisees affected to have their phylacteries broader than the other Jews wore, as a badge of distinction, and through ostentation, which is that our Saviour reprehends
by Samians and Thracians. Sap-phi’-ra, that relates or tells; or that writes or composes
books; or handsome. Sar'-dis, prince of joy, or song of joy, or that which remains.