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myra

myra


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  U.S.  Gazetteer  (1990)  [gazetteer]: 
 
  Myra,  WV 
  Zip  code(s):  25544 
 
  From  Easton's  1897  Bible  Dictionary  [easton]: 
 
  Myra 
  one  of  the  chief  towns  of  Lycia,  in  Asia  Minor,  about  2  1/2 
  miles  from  the  coast  (Acts  27:5).  Here  Paul  removed  from  the 
  Adramyttian  ship  in  which  he  had  sailed  from  Caesarea,  and 
  entered  into  the  Alexandrian  ship,  which  was  afterwards  wrecked 
  at  Melita  (27:39-44). 
 
 
  From  Hitchcock's  Bible  Names  Dictionary  (late  1800's)  [hitchcock]: 
 
  Myra,  I  flow;  pour  out  weep