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Bible Names N-Z: Timon


Timon in Easton's Bible Dictionary honouring, one of the seven deacons at Jerusalem (Acts 6:5). Nothing further is known of him.

Timon in Fausset's Bible Dictionary Fifth of the seven deacons (Acts 6:1-6). His name indicates he was a Hellenist. Grecians were the most fit to secure the Grecian widows from neglect in the distribution of alms.

Timon in Hitchcock's Bible Names honorable; worthy

Timon in Naves Topical Bible -A member of the committee of seven men who were appointed to supervise the daily ministration Ac 6:5

Timon in Smiths Bible Dictionary one of the seven, commonly called "deacons." Ac 6:1-6 He was probably a Hellenist. (A.D. 34.)

Timon in the Bible Encyclopedia - ISBE ti'-mon (Timon): One of "the seven" chosen to relieve the apostles by attending to "the daily ministration" to the poor of the Christian community in Jerusalem (Acts 6:5). The name is Greek, but as Nicolaus is distinguished from the remaining six as a proselyte, Timon and the others were probably Jews by birth.

Timon Scripture - Acts 6:5 And the saying pleased the whole multitude: and they chose Stephen, a man full of faith and of the Holy Ghost, and Philip, and Prochorus, and Nicanor, and Timon, and Parmenas, and Nicolas a proselyte of Antioch:

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