Mar
2013

The Greek word Anna

Found just once in the New Testament (Lk. 2:36Lk. 2:36
English: American Standard Version (1901) - ASV

36 And there was one Anna, a prophetess, the daughter of Phanuel, of the tribe of Asher (she was of a great age, having lived with a husband seven years from her virginity,

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), the name “Anna” described a prophetess who was a widow (Lk. 2:37Lk. 2:37
English: American Standard Version (1901) - ASV

37 and she had been a widow even unto fourscore and four years), who departed not from the temple, worshipping with fastings and supplications night and day.

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).  This woman saw Jesus when He was a baby and then told others about Him.