Bernice


Bernice
Daughter of Herod Agrippa Ⅰ, and sister and mistress of Herod Agrippa Ⅱ, with whom she listened to Paul in Caesarea (Acts 25:13 ff.) She had married her uncle Herod of Chalcis, who died in 48 CE.

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  • Bernice — ist der Name mehrerer Orte in den Vereinigten Staaten: Bernice (Arkansas) Bernice (Illinois) Bernice (Kentucky) Bernice (Louisiana) Bernice (Montana) Bernice (Ohio) Bernice (Oklahoma) Bernice (Pennsylvania) Diese Seite ist eine …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Bernice — Bernice, OK U.S. town in Oklahoma Population (2000): 504 Housing Units (2000): 385 Land area (2000): 0.892006 sq. miles (2.310286 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.556457 sq. miles (1.441217 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.448463 sq. miles (3.751503 sq.… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Bernice, LA — U.S. town in Louisiana Population (2000): 1809 Housing Units (2000): 806 Land area (2000): 3.167765 sq. miles (8.204473 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.013324 sq. miles (0.034510 sq. km) Total area (2000): 3.181089 sq. miles (8.238983 sq. km) FIPS… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Bernice, OK — U.S. town in Oklahoma Population (2000): 504 Housing Units (2000): 385 Land area (2000): 0.892006 sq. miles (2.310286 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.556457 sq. miles (1.441217 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.448463 sq. miles (3.751503 sq. km) FIPS… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • BERNICE — Βερνίκη, Graecis recentioribus electrum est; unde nomine factô iuniperi gummi Vernicem hodie appellant Galli: nam et candidum est electrum et cereum et fulvum. Utuntur autem eô gummi pictores ad illuminandos colores. Bernice vero ex Beronice,… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Bernice — f French and English: contracted form of BERENICE (SEE Berenice), now fairly popular in the English speaking world …   First names dictionary

  • Bernice — [bər nēs′, bʉr′nis] n. [L Berenice < Gr Berenikē, Macedonian var. of Pherenikē, lit., bringer of victory < pherein, to BEAR1 + nikē, victory] a feminine name: var. Berenice …   English World dictionary

  • Bernice — Infobox Given Name Revised name = Bernice imagesize= caption= pronunciation= gender = usually Female meaning = region = origin = related names = Bernie footnotes = Bernice is a surname and a given name. Bernice may refer to: * Berenice or… …   Wikipedia

  • Bernice — Original name in latin Bernice Name in other language State code US Continent/City America/Chicago longitude 32.82209 latitude 92.65793 altitude 70 Population 1689 Date 2011 05 14 …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Bernice — /berr nees , berr nis/, n. a female given name: from a Greek word meaning bringer of victory. * * * …   Universalium

  • Bernice —    Bearer of victory, the eldest daughter of Agrippa I., the Herod Agrippa of Acts 12:20. After the early death of her first husband she was married to her uncle Herod, king of Chalcis. After his death (A.D. 40) she lived in incestuous connection …   Easton's Bible Dictionary


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