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Titus, Saint First century ad.
Christian leader and companion of Saint Paul. An epistle of the New Testament, ascribed to Paul, is addressed to him.
Ti·tus 1(tī′təs) Originally Flavius Sabinus Vespasianus. ad 39-81.
Emperor of Rome (79-81) whose reign was marked by the construction of the Roman Colosseum. He commanded the siege and capture of Jerusalem (70).
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1. (Biography) New Testament
a. Titus, SaintMGreekRELIGION: clergymanRELIGION: saintSaint. a Greek disciple and helper of Saint Paul. Feast day: Jan 26 or Aug 25
b. the book written to him (in full The Epistle of Paul the Apostle to Titus), containing advice on pastoral matters
2. (Biography) full name Titus Flavius Sabinus Vespasianus. ?40–81 ad, Roman emperor (78–81 ad)
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1. a disciple and companion of the apostle Paul, to whom Paul is supposed to have addressed an Epistle.
2. this New Testament Epistle.
3. (Titus Flavius Sabinus Vespasianus) A.D. 40?–81, Roman emperor 79–81.
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|Noun||1.||Titus - a Greek disciple and helper of Saint Paul|
|2.||Titus - Emperor of Rome; son of Vespasian (39-81)|
|3.||Titus - a New Testament book containing Saint Paul's epistle to Titus; contains advice on pastoral matters|
New Testament - the collection of books of the Gospels, Acts of the Apostles, the Pauline and other epistles, and Revelation; composed soon after Christ's death; the second half of the Christian Bible
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