Word Summary
Lydia: Lydia, a Christian woman
Original Word: Λυδία
Transliteration: Lydia
Phonetic Spelling: (loo-dee'-ah)
Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine
Short Definition: Lydia, a Christian woman
Meaning: Lydia -- a Christian woman
Strong's Concordance
Lydia, a Christian woman

Properly, feminine of Ludios (of foreign origin) (a Lydian, in Asia Minor); Lydia, a Christian woman: -Lydia.

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 3070: Λυδία

Λυδία, Λυδιας, , Lydia, a woman of Thyatira, a seller of purple, converted by Paul to the Christian faith: Acts 16:14, 40. The name was borne by other women also, Horat. carm. 1, 8; 3, 9.