- Arimathea, a place in Palestine.
1) the name of several cities in Palestine The one mentioned in Mat. 27:57, Mk 15:43, Lk. 23:51, Jn 19:38 appears to have been the same as the birthplace of Samuel in Mount Ephraim.Literal: Arimathaea = "heights"
Of hebrew origin [H7414]; Arimathaea (or Ramah), a place in Palestine
KJV Usage: Arimatha.