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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • Christian leader and companion of Saint Paul. An epistle of the New Testament, ascribed to Paul, is addressed to him.

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  • proper noun biblical The seventeenth book of the New Testament of the Bible, the epistle to Titus.
  • proper noun biblical An early Christian, the addressee of the said epistle.
  • proper noun A male given name.

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  • noun a Greek disciple and helper of Saint Paul
  • noun Emperor of Rome; son of Vespasian (39-81)
  • noun a New Testament book containing Saint Paul's epistle to Titus; contains advice on pastoral matters

Etymologies

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Latin Titus, a Roman and Sabine praenomen meaning 'honourable'.

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