son of Timaeus, one of the two blind beggars of Jericho ( Mark 10:46 ; Matthew 20:30 ). His blindness was miraculously cured on the ground of his faith.
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M.G. Easton M.A., D.D., Illustrated Bible Dictionary, Third Edition,
published by Thomas Nelson, 1897. Public Domain, copy freely.
[S] indicates this entry was also found in Smith's Bible Dictionary
Bibliography InformationEaston, Matthew George. "Entry for Bartimaeus". "Easton's Bible Dictionary". .