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dorcas in Easton's Bible Dictionary

a female antelope, or gazelle, a pious Christian widow at Joppa whom Peter restored to life (Acts 9:36-41). She was a Hellenistic Jewess, called Tabitha by the Jews and Dorcas by the Greeks.

dorcas in Smith's Bible Dictionary

(gazelle). [TABITHA]

dorcas in Schaff's Bible Dictionary

DOR'CAS (gazelle). See Tabitha.