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epaphroditus


epaphroditus


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Easton's  1897  Bible  Dictionary  [easton]: 
 
  Epaphroditus 
  fair,  graceful;  belonging  to  Aphrodite  or  Venus  the  messenger 
  who  came  from  Phillipi  to  the  apostle  when  he  was  a  prisoner  at 
  Rome  (Phil.  2:25-30;  4:10-18).  Paul  mentions  him  in  words  of 
  esteem  and  affection.  On  his  return  to  Philippi  he  was  the 
  bearer  of  Paul's  letter  to  the  church  there 
 
 
  From  Hitchcock's  Bible  Names  Dictionary  (late  1800's)  [hitchcock]: 
 
  Epaphroditus,  agreeable;  handsome