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Julia
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Julia
Julia (Ἰουλία, Ioulia). A female Christian to whom Paul sent greetings at the end of his letter to the Roman church (Rom 16:15).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Julia (Person)
JULIA (PERSON) [Gk Ioulia (Ἰουλια)]. A Roman Christian who received greetings from Paul in Rom 16:15. That Julia was the wife (or sister) of Philologus because she is coupled with him in v 15 is only a possibility. She was probably a gentile Christian. See NEREUS (PERSON). “Julia” was the Lat name of
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Julia
Julia. Woman greeted by the apostle Paul (Rom 16:15). Her name is coupled with Philologus, who may have been her brother or husband.
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Julia
Juliajōōlē-a [Gk. Ioulia]. The name of a Roman Christian to whom Paul sent greetings; the wife or sister of Philologus with whose name hers is coupled (Rom. 16:15). The name points to a member of the imperial household.
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Julia
JULIA1. Woman greeted by the apostle Paul (Rom 16:15). Her name follows that of Philologus, who may have been her brother or husband.2. According to a variant reading, a woman noted by Paul as being one of his coworkers, as well as a distinguished apostle (Rom 16:7, nlt mg). She was probably Andronicus’s
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
Julia
Julia (joo´lee-uh), a woman to whom Paul sends greetings in Rom. 16:15. Philologus, mentioned first in the verse, is perhaps her husband, and “Nereus and his sister” are possibly their children. “All the saints who are with them” may have formed a house-church in their home.
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Julia
JULIA. A Christian woman at Rome to whom Paul sent greetings; probably the wife or sister of Philologus (Rom 16:15).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Julia
Julia (Gk. Ioulɩ́a)A Christian woman in Rome (Rom. 16:15), perhaps the wife or sister of Philologus.
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Julia
Julia [jōōlˊyə] (Gk. Ioulia). A Christian woman in Rome (Rom. 16:15), perhaps the wife or sister of Philologus.
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Julia
Ju´lia (feminine of Julius), a Christian woman at Rome, probably the wife of Philologus, in connection with whom she is saluted by St. Paul. Rom. 16:15. (a.d. 55.)
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Julia
JU´LIA (jūʹli-a; feminine of “Julius”). A female disciple at Rome to whom Paul sent salutations (Rom. 16:15).
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