Linus [N] [H]
(a net ), a Christian at Rome, known to St. Paul and to Timothy, ( 2 Timothy 4:21 ) who was the first bishop of Rome after the apostles. (A.D. 64.)
[N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible
[H] indicates this entry was also found in Hitchcock's Bible Names
Bibliography InformationSmith, William, Dr. "Entry for 'Linus'". "Smith's Bible Dictionary". . 1901.