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Definition of the noun Archippus
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Archippus is a genus of Tortricidae, described by Freeman in 1958.
- synonym: genus Archippus
- kingdom: Animalia
- phylum: Arthropoda
- class: Insecta
- order: Lepidoptera
- family: Tortricidae
- Archippus was an early Christian believer mentioned briefly in the New Testament epistles of Philemon and Colossians.
- born in Colossae
- Archippus was an Athenian poet of the Old Comedy. His most famous play was the Fishes, in which he satirized the fondness of the Athenian epicures for fish. The Alexandrian critics attributed to him the authorship of four plays previously assigned to Aristophanes. Archippus was ridiculed by his contemporaries for his fondness for playing upon words. Titles and fragments of six plays are preserved: Amphitryon, The Donkey's Shadow, Fishes, Hercules Getting Married, Pinon, and Ploutos.
Phrases with Archippus
Phrases ending with the word Archippus:
- Genus Archippus
- Anosia Archippus
- limenitis archippus
- Limenitis archippus archippus
- Subspecies Limenitis Archippus Archippus
Other phrases containing the word Archippus:
- Limenitis archippus idaho
- Limenitis archippus watsoni
- Limenitis archippus obsoleta
- Limenitis archippus hoffmanni
- Limenitis archippus lahontani
- Limenitis archippus floridensis
- Subspecies Limenitis Archippus Idaho
- Subspecies Limenitis Archippus Watsoni
- Subspecies Limenitis Archippus Obsoleta
- Subspecies Limenitis Archippus Hoffmanni
- Subspecies Limenitis Archippus Lahontani
- Subspecies Limenitis Archippus Floridensis
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Archippus
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by James Hastings, D.D.
ARCHIPPUS fApxiinroj).— An office-bearer of the Apostolic Church referred to ...
by Joseph Besharse, Reza Dana
The genus isbest known for species that display wingcolor pattern mimicry such as the viceroy Limenitis archippus, which mimicsthe monarch Danaus plexippus, and L. arthemis astyanax, which mimics themore toxic pipevine swallowtail ...
by Watson E. Mills, Roger Aubrey Bullard
See also hunting, weapons/warfare —KAREN RANDOLPH JOINES • Archippus. [ ahr-kip'uhs] Archippus was apparently an official of some importance in the church at colossae and was evidently quite intimate with Philemon. In Phlm 2, Paul ...
Zondervan Bible Dictionary (2009)
by J. D. Douglas, C. Merrill
ARCHIPPUS. (rki p′ s, master of the horse). A Christian at Colosse, conspicuous as a champion of the gospel, a close friend (perhaps the son) of Philemon, an officebearer in the church (Col 4:17; Philem 2).
The Bible Dictionary (2015)
by Rand, William W.
ARCHIPPUS. Saluted by Paul, theBear's Tail, and denotes a star inthe tail ofthe Great Bear, or constellation Ursa Major. The "sons" of Arcturus areprobably the smaller stars adjacent, Job 9:9; 38:32.
by Merrill F. Unger
Philemon is also addressed to a certain “Apphia,” perhaps Philemon's wife, and to “Archippus,” a minister in the Colossian church (cf. Col. 4:17). Place of Writing. Philemon is closely connected with Colossians. Onesimus carried both epistles.
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- The Birth of Archippus Awakening: Henson Lim
A message by Henson Lim, delivered at the birth event of Archippus Awakening held on Sunday 3 August 2014 at Bartley Christian Church. For more ...
- Birth of Archippus Awakening: Sharing by Senior Pastor Lawrence Lee
- Birth of Archippus Awakening: Sharing by Sanford & Anna D'Souza
A sharing by Sanford & Anna D'Souza at the birth event of Archippus Awakening held on Sunday 3 August 2014 at Bartley Christian Church. For more ...
- Viceroy (Nymphalidae: Limenitis archippus) Caterpillar
Photographed at the Turtle River State Park, North Dakota (06 July 2010).
- 02 19 1 O Lord Thy Holy Martyrs The Holy Apostle Archippus Stichera 1
Scrabble value of A1R1C3H4I1P3P3U1S1
The value of this 9-letter word is 18 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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