G5344 Φῆλιξ - Strong's Greek Lexicon Number

Felix, third name of (Marcus) Antonius Felix, procurator of the Roman province Judea from an uncertain date (before A.D. 52 ?) till A.D. 59.
happy; Phelix (i.e. Felix), a Roman
Derivation: of Latin origin;

KJV Usage: Felix.

φῆλιξ (L, Φή-), -ικος, ὁ
Felix, procurator of Judæa:
Refs Act.23:24, 26 24:3, 22 24:24-25, 27 25:14
1) a Roman procurator of Judea appointed by the emperor Claudius in A.D. 53. He ruled the province in a mean, cruel, and profligate manner. His period of office was full of troubles and seditions. Paul was brought before Felix at Caesarea. He was remanded in prison, and kept there two years in hopes of extorting money from him. Acts 24:26,27. At the end of that time Porcius Festus was appointed to supersede Felix, who, on his return to Rome, was accused by the Jews in Caesarea, and would have suffered the penalty due to his atrocities had not his brother Pallas prevailed with the emperor Nero to spare him. The wife of Felix was Drusilla, daughter of Herod Agrippa I., who was his third wife and whom he persuaded to leave her husband and marry him.
Literal: Felix = "happy"

Of Latin origin; happy; Phelix (that is, Felix), a Roman

KJV Usage: Felix.

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9 occurrences of G5344 Φῆλιξ

Acts 23:24 Felix
Acts 23:26 Felix
Acts 24:3 Felix,
Acts 24:22 when Felix
Acts 24:24 when Felix
Acts 24:25 Felix
Acts 24:27 Felix:
Acts 24:27 Felix,
Acts 25:14 Felix:

Distinct usage

3 Felix
2 Felix,
2 when Felix
2 Felix:

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G5344 Φῆλιξ