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Aristarchus

Aristarchus [N] [E] [H]

(the best ruler ), a Thessalonian, ( Acts 20:4 ; 27:2 ) who accompanied St. Paul on his third missionary journey. ( Acts 19:29 ) He was with the apostle on his return to Asia, ( Acts 20:4 ) and again, Acts 27:2 on his voyage to Rome. We trace him afterwards as St. Pauls fellow prisoner in ( Colossians 4:10 ) and Phle 1:24 Tradition makes him bishop of Apamea.


[N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible
[E] indicates this entry was also found in Easton's Bible Dictionary
[H] indicates this entry was also found in Hitchcock's Bible Names

Bibliography Information

Smith, William, Dr. "Entry for 'Aristarchus'". "Smith's Bible Dictionary". . 1901.