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Hermes

Hermes [N] [S]

Mercury, a Roman Christian ( Romans 16:14 ).

These dictionary topics are from
M.G. Easton M.A., D.D., Illustrated Bible Dictionary, Third Edition,
published by Thomas Nelson, 1897. Public Domain, copy freely.

[N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible
[S] indicates this entry was also found in Smith's Bible Dictionary

Bibliography Information

Easton, Matthew George. "Entry for Hermes". "Easton's Bible Dictionary". .

Hermes [N] [E]

(Mercury ), a Christian mentioned in ( Romans 16:14 ) According to tradition he was one of the seventy disciples, and afterward bishop of Dalmatia. (A.D. 55.)


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

Bibliography Information

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

HERMES (1)

hur'-mez (Hermes):

In the Revised Version margin of Acts 14:12 for "Mercury" in text (the King James Version "Mercurius").


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Bibliography Information
Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Entry for 'HERMES (1)'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". 1915.  

HERMES (2)

(Hermes):

The name of a Roman Christian, otherwise unknown, to whom Paul sent greetings (Romans 16:14). "Hermes is among the commonest slave names. In the household alone probably not less than a score of persons might be counted up from the inscriptions, who bore this name at or about the time when Paul wrote" (Lightfoot, Philippians, 176).


Copyright Statement
These files are public domain.

Bibliography Information
Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Entry for 'HERMES (2)'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". 1915.