- A name borne by many biblical characters, from Philip, father of Alexander the Great, onwards (1 Macc. 1:1; 6:2).1) Herod the Great had a son, by Mariamne, called Herod Philip, who married Herodias and had a daughter, Salome; this last married Herod Philip Ⅱ, who was the son of Herod the Great by Cleopatra of Jerusalem. This Philip was tetrarch of Ituraea and Trachonitis (Luke 3:1) from 4 BCE to 33 CE.2)One of the Twelve who followed Jesus was named Philip (Mark 3:18; John 1:43) and was in Jerusalem after the Resurrection [[➝ resurrection]] (Acts 1:13).3)Another Philip (‘the evangelist’) was one of the seven appointed to administer the Church's charity (Acts 6:5) but afterwards he extended his ministry (Acts 8:29) to baptizing a God-fearing Ethiopian. Later Philip lived at Caesarea (Acts 21:8–9) with four daughters who prophesied.
Dictionary of the Bible.
Look at other dictionaries:
Philip II — • King of Spain (1527 1598) Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Philip II Philip II (Augustus) … Catholic encyclopedia
PHILIP° — PHILIP°, name of six kings of France. PHILIP II or PHILIP AUGUSTUS, king of France from 1180 to 1223. All Philip s biographers agree that he detested the Jews, an attitude formed by stories he had heard in his childhood about Jews murdering… … Encyclopedia of Judaism
Philip I — may refer to:* Philip I of Macedon (ruled 640–602 BC) * Philip the Arab (c. 204–249), Roman Emperor * Philip I of France (1052–1108) * Philip I of Navarre and IV of France (1268–1314) * Philip I of Taranto (1278–1332) * Philip I, Duke of Burgundy … Wikipedia
Philip II — may refer to:* Philip II of Macedon (382 ndash;336 BC) * Philip II of France (1165 ndash;1223) * Philip II of Navarre and V of France (1293 ndash;1322) * Philip II of Taranto (1329 ndash;1374) * Philip II, Duke of Burgundy (1342 ndash;1404) *… … Wikipedia
Philip — Philip1 [fil′ip] n. [L Philippus < Gr Philippos, lit., fond of horses < philos, loving + hippos, horse] 1. a masculine name: dim. Phil; var. Phillip; equiv. L. Philippus, Fr. Philippe, Ger. Philipp, It. Filippo, Sp. Felipe; fem. Philippa 2 … English World dictionary
Philip — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Philip hace referencia a: Philip Glass, compositor estadounidense; Philip Kaufman, Director de cine estadounidense; Philip Showalter Hench, médico, Premio Nobel de Medicina o Fisiología en 1950; Philip Sidney, poeta… … Wikipedia Español
Philip V — may refer to:* Philip V of Macedon (221–179 BC) * Philip V of France (1293–1322) * Philip II of Spain, also Philip V, Duke of Burgundy (1526–1598) * Philip V of Spain (1683–1746) … Wikipedia
Philip IV — may refer to:* Philip IV of Macedon (died 297 BC) * Philip IV of France (1268–1314) * Philip IV, Duke of Burgundy and I of Castile, the Handsome (1478–1506) * Philip IV of Spain and III of Portugal (1605–1665) … Wikipedia
Philip VI — may refer to:* Philip VI of France (1293–1350) * Philip VI, Duke of Burgundy and III of Spain (1578–1621) * A possible regnal name of Felipe, Prince of Asturias of Spain … Wikipedia
Philip Ma — Ching Yeung (* 1. Mai 1963, Hongkong) ist ein hongkong chinesischer Autorennfahrer. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Karriere 2 Karrierestationen 3 Einzelnachweise … Deutsch Wikipedia
Philip — Philip, SD U.S. city in South Dakota Population (2000): 885 Housing Units (2000): 424 Land area (2000): 0.579285 sq. miles (1.500340 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.579285 sq. miles (1.500340… … StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places