Given Name PHILEMON

GENDER: Masculine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Φιλημων (Ancient Greek)
PRONOUNCED: fi-LEE-mən (English), fie-LEE-mən (English)   [details]

Meaning & History

Means "affectionate" in Greek, a derivative of φιλημα (philema) "kiss". Philemon was the recipient of one of Paul's epistles in the New Testament.

Categories

biblical, books of the Bible

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