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AMPLIATUS (PERSON) [Gk ampliatos (ἀμπλιατος)]. A Roman Christian who received greetings from Paul in Rom 16:8 as “my beloved in the Lord.” Since he was known personally by Paul, who had not yet been in Rome, Ampliatus must have lived in the E of the Roman Empire for a while before he came to Rome. His
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Ampliatus am-ple-āʹtəs [GK. Ampliatos, some MSS Amplias (D K L, etc.)]; AV AMPLIAS. A member of the Christian community at Rome, to whom Paul sent greetings (Rom. 16:8). He is designated “my beloved in the Lord.” It is a common name and is found in inscriptions connected with the imperial household.
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
The New Bible Dictionary, Third Edition
AMPLIATUS. Paul’s friend, affectionately greeted (Rom. 16:8). The best mss show ‘Ampliatus’, a Latin slave name: ‘Amplias’ (av) is a Gk. pet-form. Lightfoot (Philippians, p. 174) finds the name in inscriptions of ‘Caesar’s household’ (cf. Phil. 4:22); but it was common. Those addressing Rom. 16 to Ephesus
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Catholic Bible Dictionary
Smith’s Bible Dictionary