a member of the people inhabiting Samaria in biblical times
a Good Samaritan
A native, or inhabitant of Samaria; especially one practising the religious traditions originating in that region.
Of, or relating to Samaria or Samaritans.
Origin: From Samaritanus, from Σαμαρείτης, from Σαμαρεία.
of or pertaining to Samaria, in Palestine
a native or inhabitant of Samaria; also, the language of Samaria
Origin: [L. Samaritanus.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
sa-mar′i-tan, adj. pertaining to Samaria in Palestine.—n. an inhabitant of Samaria, esp. one of the despised mixed population planted therein after the deportation of the Israelites: the language of Samaria, an archaic Hebrew, or rather Hebrew Aramaic, dialect: a charitable person—from Luke, x. 30-37.—n. Samar′itanism, charity, benevolence.—Samaritan Pentateuch, a recension of the Hebrew Pentateuch, in use amongst the Samaritans, and accepted by them as alone canonical.
The numerical value of samaritan in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of samaritan in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
No one would remember the Good Samaritan if he only had good intentions. He had money as well.
The suspect was trying to leave in the car. That’s when the good Samaritan pointed his firearm, trying to get the car to stop.
Jimmy Lee Jackson was brought in to Good Samaritan Hospital by ambulance from Marion, Alabama on February the 18th, 1965, at that time he said 'Nurse, I'm hurting so bad. I'm hurting. And I said 'Well just calm down if you can.'.
I recognize his calling as the governor is for the security of the citizens, to administer justice, to punish evil, he has a different role in the role of governance. But our calling as Christians is to reach out to our neighbor — whoever that may be, from all around the world — just as Jesus teaches in the story of the Good Samaritan.
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