G1885 ἐπαρχία - Strong's Greek Lexicon Number

LSJ Gloss:
ἐπαρχία
the government of a province
Dodson:
ἐπαρχία
sphere of duty, province.
Strong's:
ἐπαρχία
a special region of government, i.e. a Roman præfecture
Derivation: from a compound of G1909 and G757 (meaning a governor of a district, "eparch");

KJV Usage: province.

G1909 G757
Thayer:
1) the office of a governor or prefect
2) the region subject to a prefect
2a) a province of the Roman empire, either a larger province, or an appendage to a larger province, as Palestine was to that of Syria


ἐπαρχία
eparchia
ep-ar-khee'-ah
From a compound of G1909 and G757 (meaning a governor of a district, “eparch”); a special region of government, that is, a Roman praefecture

KJV Usage: province.


View how G1885 ἐπαρχία is used in the Bible

2 occurrences of G1885 ἐπαρχία

Acts 23:34
Acts 25:1

Corresponding Hebrew Words

eparcheia H4082 medinah