Thyatira
geographical name — see Akhisar

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Thyatira — • A titular suffragan see of Sardes in Lydia Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Thyatira     Thyatira     † …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Thyatīra — Thyatīra, Stadt im nördlichen Lydien, früher Pelopia, lag am Lykos u. war von Seleukos Nikator erneuert. Die Einwohner waren als Purpurfärber berühmt. Hier bildete sich eine der ersten christlichen Gemeinden in Kleinasien; hier 366 n. Chr.… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Thyatira — Thyatira, antike Stadt, s. Akhissar 2) …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Thyatira — Thyatīra, alte Stadt in Lydien, s. Akhissar …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

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  • Thyatira — For the moth genus, see Thyatira (moth).Infobox Settlement official name = Thyatira (Θυάτειρα) other name = (Akhisar) native name = Ancient City of Greece imagesize = 280px image caption = Paul s third journeyLocation map Turkey label=Thyatira… …   Wikipedia

  • Thyatira — 38.9227.836388888889 Koordinaten: 38° 55′ N, 27° 50′ O …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • THYATIRA — I. THYATIRA una Echinadum. Plin. l. 4. c. 12. II. THYATIRA urbs Lydiae ad Lycum fluv. Pelopia, et Euhippae aliquando dicta, teste Pliniô, l. 5. c. 29. Semiramis et Mysorum ultima, teste Steph. inter Sardes ad Meridiem 30. et Pergamum ad Boream 58 …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Thyatira — A city 56 km. (35 miles) NE of Smyrna, in modern Turkey, with valuable trading contacts in the 1st cent. CE. When Paul visited Philippi he met and converted Lydia from Thyatira, a seller of purple goods (Acts 16:14–15). The fourth of the seven… …   Dictionary of the Bible

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