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bar-jesus in Easton's Bible Dictionary

son of Joshua, the patronymic of Elymas the sorcerer (Acts 13:6), who met Paul and Barnabas at Paphos. Elymas is a word of Arabic origin meaning "wise."

bar-jesus in Smith's Bible Dictionary

(son of Jesus). [ELYMAS]