Meaning of TIMOTHY in English

transcription, транскрипция: [ ˈti-mə-thē ]


Etymology: Latin Timotheus, from Greek Timotheos

Date: 14th century

1. : a disciple of the apostle Paul

2. : either of two letters written with regard to pastoral care in the early church and included as books in the New Testament — see bible table

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