anatolé: a risingOriginal Word: ἀνατολή, ῆς, ἡ
Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine
Phonetic Spelling: (an-at-ol-ay')
Short Definition: rising of the sun, the East
Definition: (a) rising of the sun, hence (b) (sing. and plur.) the quarter whence the sun rises, the East.
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
east (7), east* (1), rising (1), Sunrise (1).
Thayer's Greek LexiconSTRONGS NT 395: ἀνατολή
ἀνατολή, ἀνατολῆς, ἡ (from ἀνατέλλω, which see), as in Greek writings;
1. a rising (of the sun and stars); light rising ἐξ ὕψους, Luke 1:78.
2. the east (the quarter of the sun's rising): Matthew 2:2, 9; Revelation 21:13 (Griesbach ἀνατολῶν); Herodian, 2, 8, 18 (10); 3, 5, 1; Josephus, contra Apion 1, 14, 3 (6; 1, 26, 6; Mark 16 WH (rejected) 'Shorter Conclusion'); Clement of Rome, 1 Cor. 5, 6 [ET]; Ignatius ad Rom. 2, 2 [ET]; Melito quoted in Eusebius, h. e. 4, 26, 14; with ἡλίου added, Revelation 7:2 (R G T Tr WH text); plural, eastern regions, the east (Winer's Grammar, 176 (166)): Matthew 2:1; Matthew 8:11; Matthew 24:27; Luke 13:29 (the Sept., Herodotus, Plato, Polybius, Plutarch, others; Philo in Flacc. § 7); with the addition of ἡλίου, Revelation 16:12 (λης T Tr text WH text; Revelation 7:2 L WH marginal reading). From anatello; a rising of light, i.e. Dawn (figuratively); by implication, the east (also in plural) -- dayspring, east, rising. see GREEK anatello
From anatello; a rising of light, i.e. Dawn (figuratively); by implication, the east (also in plural) -- dayspring, east, rising.
see GREEK anatello
Englishman's ConcordanceStrong's Greek 395
ἀνατολῇ — 3 Occ.
ἀνατολῆς — 4 Occ.
ἀνατολῶν — 4 Occ.
Matthew 2:1 N-GFP
GRK: μάγοι ἀπὸ ἀνατολῶν παρεγένοντο εἰς
NAS: magi from the east arrived
KJV: wise men from the east to Jerusalem,
INT: magi from [the] east arrived at