Tobias

noun To·bi·as \ tə-ˈbī-əs \

Definition of Tobias

1 : a Jewish hero who with divine aid marries his kinswoman Sarah in spite of a jealous evil spirit and restores his father Tobit's sight
2 : tobit 2

Origin and Etymology of tobias

Greek Tobias


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