Achaia: Achaia, a Roman province incl. most of GreeceOriginal Word: Ἀχαϊα, ας, ἡ
Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine
Phonetic Spelling: (ach-ah-ee'-ah)
Short Definition: Achaia
Definition: the Roman Province Achaia, governed by a proconsul, and practically conterminous with modern Greece before 1912.
of uncertain origin
Achaia, a Roman province incl. most of Greece
STRONGS NT 882: Ἀχαΐα
Ἀχαΐα (WH Ἀχαΐα (see Iota)), Ἀχαΐας, ἡ, Achaia;
1. in a restricted sense, the maritime region of northern Peloponnesus.
2. in a broader sense, from <146 b.c.=""> on (yet see Dict. of Geog. under the word), a Roman province embracing all Greece except Thessaly. So in the N. T.: Acts 18:12, 27; Acts 19:21; Romans 15:26; Romans 16:5 Rec.; 1 Corinthians 16:15; 2 Corinthians 1:1; 2 Corinthians 9:2; 2 Corinthians 11:10; 1 Thessalonians 1:7f (B. D. under the word.)<1>
Of uncertain derivation; Achaia (i.e. Greece), a country of Europe -- Achaia. Αχαια Ἀχαία Ἀχαίᾳ Ἀχαΐα Ἀχαΐᾳ Αχαιαν Ἀχαίαν Ἀχαΐαν Αχαιας Ἀχαίας Ἀχαΐας Achaia Achaía Achaíāi Achaian Achaían Achaias Achaías
Strong's Greek 882
Ἀχαία — 5 Occ.
Ἀχαίαν — 2 Occ.
Ἀχαίας — 3 Occ.
Acts 18:12 N-GFS
BIB: ὄντος τῆς Ἀχαίας κατεπέστησαν οἱ
NAS: was proconsul of Achaia, the Jews
KJV: was the deputy of Achaia, the Jews
INT: being of Achaia rose up against the
Acts 18:27 N-AFS
BIB: εἰς τὴν Ἀχαίαν προτρεψάμενοι οἱ
NAS: to go across to Achaia, the brethren
KJV: into Achaia, the brethren
INT: into Achaia having encouraged [him] the
Acts 19:21 N-AFS
BIB: Μακεδονίαν καὶ Ἀχαίαν πορεύεσθαι εἰς
NAS: Macedonia and Achaia, saying,
KJV: Macedonia and Achaia, to go to
INT: Macedonia and Achaia to go to
Romans 15:26 N-NFS
BIB: Μακεδονία καὶ Ἀχαία κοινωνίαν τινὰ
NAS: For Macedonia and Achaia have been pleased
KJV: and Achaia to make
INT: Macedonia and Achaia a contribution certain
1 Corinthians 16:15 N-GFS
BIB: ἀπαρχὴ τῆς Ἀχαίας καὶ εἰς
NAS: that they were the first fruits of Achaia, and that they have devoted
KJV: the firstfruits of Achaia, and
INT: first-fruit of Achaia and for
2 Corinthians 1:1 N-DFS
BIB: ὅλῃ τῇ Ἀχαίᾳ
NAS: the saints who are throughout Achaia:
KJV: in all Achaia:
INT: all of Achaia
2 Corinthians 9:2 N-NFS
BIB: Μακεδόσιν ὅτι Ἀχαία παρεσκεύασται ἀπὸ
NAS: you to the Macedonians, [namely], that Achaia has been prepared
KJV: that Achaia was ready
INT: to Macedonians that Achaia has been prepared from
2 Corinthians 11:10 N-GFS
BIB: κλίμασιν τῆς Ἀχαίας
NAS: in the regions of Achaia.
KJV: in the regions of Achaia.
INT: regions of Achaia
1 Thessalonians 1:7 N-DFS
BIB: ἐν τῇ Ἀχαίᾳ
NAS: in Macedonia and in Achaia.
KJV: Macedonia and Achaia.
INT: in Achaia
1 Thessalonians 1:8 N-DFS
BIB: ἐν τῇ Ἀχαίᾳ ἀλλ' ἐν
NAS: in Macedonia and Achaia, but also in every
KJV: Macedonia and Achaia, but also
INT: in Achaia but in