fugitive, a Christian of Asia, who "turned away" from Paul during his second imprisonment at Rome ( 2 Timothy 1:15 ). Nothing more is known of him.
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
[H] indicates this entry was also found in Hitchcock's Bible Names
[S] indicates this entry was also found in Smith's Bible Dictionary
Bibliography InformationEaston, Matthew George. "Entry for Phygellus". "Easton's Bible Dictionary".