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ScriptsΑχαικος Ancient Greek

Meaning & History

Latinized form of the Greek name Αχαικος (Achaikos), which referred to the region in Greece called Αχαια (Achaia), situated on the northern coast of the Peloponnese. In the New Testament this is the name of a Corinthian Christian who aids Saint Paul.
Other Languages & CulturesAchaikos Ancient Greek Achaikos Biblical Greek

Categories

biblical, Latinizations, Orthodox Saints, place names, saints
Entry updated December 8, 2017   Contribute