What does Samaritan mean?

Definitions for Samaritan
səˈmær ɪ tnSa·mar·i·tan

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Samaritan(noun)

    a member of the people inhabiting Samaria in biblical times

Wiktionary

  1. samaritan(Noun)

    a Good Samaritan

  2. Samaritan(Noun)

    A native, or inhabitant of Samaria; especially one practising the religious traditions originating in that region.

  3. Samaritan(Adjective)

    Of, or relating to Samaria or Samaritans.

  4. Origin: From Samaritanus, from Σαμαρείτης, from Σαμαρεία.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Samaritan(adj)

    of or pertaining to Samaria, in Palestine

  2. Samaritan(noun)

    a native or inhabitant of Samaria; also, the language of Samaria

  3. Origin: [L. Samaritanus.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Samaritan

    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.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Samaritan in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Samaritan in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of Samaritan in a Sentence

  1. Coast Guard Capt. Monica Rochester:

    Simply, a good Samaritan who helped the situation.

  2. Anuj Somany:

    A true comedian is egalitarian by mind, humanitarian by heart and Good Samaritan by soul.

  3. Clayton Guyton:

    A good Samaritan, somebody that goes out of her way to help somebody, her life was cut short.

  4. Margaret Thatcher:

    No one would remember the Good Samaritan if he only had good intentions. He had money as well.

  5. Lieutenant Christopher Cook:

    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.

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