Gallión: Gallio, proconsul of AsiaOriginal Word: Γαλλίων, ωνος, ὁPart of Speech:
Gallio, Lucius Iunius Gallio, who received this name by adoption into another family, but was born brother of the philosopher Seneca and originally named L. Annaeus Nouatus; proconsul of the Roman province Achaia from spring A.D. 52 to spring 53.
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Gallio, proconsul of AsiaNASB Translation
Thayer'sSTRONGS NT 1058: ΓαλλίωνΓαλλίων
proconsul of Achaia, elder brother of L. Annaeus Seneca
the philosopher. His original name was Marcus Annaeus Novatus, but after his adoption into the family of Junius Gallio the rhetorician, he was called Gallio: Acts 18:12, 14, 17
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American edition; Farrar, St. Paul, i. 566f.)<1>
Of Latin origin; Gallion (i.e. Gallio), a Roman officer -- Gallio.