1058. Gallión
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Gallión: Gallio, proconsul of Asia
Original Word: Γαλλίων, ωνος, ὁ
Part of Speech: Noun, Masculine
Transliteration: Gallión
Phonetic Spelling: (gal-lee'-own)
Short Definition: Gallio
Definition: 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.

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
of Latin origin
Gallio, proconsul of Asia
NASB Translation
Gallio (3).

STRONGS NT 1058: Γαλλίων

Γαλλίων, Γαλλίωνος, , Gallio, 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. (Cf. B. D. American edition; Farrar, St. Paul, i. 566f.)


Of Latin origin; Gallion (i.e. Gallio), a Roman officer -- Gallio.

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