Bartimaeus, Son of Timaeus
Bartimaeus (Βαρτιμαῖος, Bartimaios). A blind beggar whom Jesus healed.There are three different accounts of this miracle:• Mark 10:46–52. Christ restores the beggar’s sight when going from Jericho to Jerusalem. The beggar’s name is given as Bartimaeus.• Luke 18:35–43. Christ performs the same miracle
Jericho (יְרִחוֹ, yericho). An ancient city located approximately 10 miles northwest of the Dead Sea in Cisjordan. The city guarded one of the primary roads from the Jordan Rift valley up to the spine of the central hill country.The most ancient site affiliated with Jericho is located at Tell es-Sultan.