patris: of one's fathers, fatherlandOriginal Word: πατρίς, ίδος, ἡ
Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine
Phonetic Spelling: (pat-rece')
Short Definition: fatherland
Definition: fatherland, one's native place.
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
of one's fathers, fatherland
country (1), country of their own (1), hometown (6).
Thayer's Greek LexiconSTRONGS NT 3968: πατρίς
πατρίς, πατρίδος, ἡ (πατήρ), one's native country;
a. as in classical Greek from Homer down, one's fatherland, one's (own) country: John 4:44 (cf. γάρ, II. 1); equivalent to a fixed abode (home (R. V. a country of their own), opposed to the land where one παρεπιδημει), Hebrews 11:14.
b. one's native (own) place i. e. city: Matthew 13:54, 57; Mark 6:1, 4; Luke 4:23,(24); so Philo, leg. ad Gaium § 36 (ἐστι δέ μοι Ἱεροσόλυμα πατρίς); Josephus, Antiquities 10, 7, 3; 6, 4, 6; ᾧ πατρίς ἡ Ἀκυληια ἦν, Herodian, 8, 3, 2 (1 edition, Bekker). From parasemos; a father-land, i.e. Native town; (figuratively) heavenly home -- (own) country. see GREEK parasemos
From parasemos; a father-land, i.e. Native town; (figuratively) heavenly home -- (own) country.
see GREEK parasemos
Englishman's ConcordanceStrong's Greek 3968
πατρίδα — 3 Occ.
πατρίδι — 5 Occ.
Matthew 13:54 N-AFS
GRK: εἰς τὴν πατρίδα αὐτοῦ ἐδίδασκεν
NAS: He came to His hometown and [began] teaching
KJV: into his own country, he taught them
INT: into the region his [own] he taught
Hebrews 11:14 N-AFS