from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Titus 1 Originally Flavius Sabinus Vespasianus. A.D. 39-81. Emperor of Rome (79-81) whose reign was marked by the construction of the Roman Colosseum. He was instrumental to the capture of Jerusalem (70).
  • n. See Table at Bible.
  • Titus, Saint First century A.D. 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 n. The seventeenth book of the New Testament of the Bible, the epistle to Titus.
  • proper n. An early Christian, the addressee of the said epistle.
  • proper n. A male given name.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

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


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



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