Titus

noun
Ti·​tus | \ˈtī-təs \

Definition of Titus 

(Entry 1 of 2)

1 : an early Christian convert who assisted Paul in his missionary work

2 : a letter written on the subject of pastoral care in the early church and included as a book in the New Testament — see Bible Table

Titus

biographical name
Ti·​tus | \ˈtī-təs \

Definition of Titus (Entry 2 of 2)

a.d. 39–81 Titus Flavius Vespasianus Roman emperor (79–81)

First Known Use of Titus

Noun

before the 12th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for Titus

Noun

Late Latin, from Greek Titos

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