Titus definition by Webster's New World
- a masculine name
- Bible a book of the New Testament, which was a letter of the Apostle Paul to his disciple Titus: abbrev. Ti, Tit, or Tt
Origin: Classical Latin
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(Titus Flavius Sabinus Vespasianus) 39-81; Rom. general & emperor (79-81): son of Vespasian
Titus definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Originally Flavius Sabinus Vespasianus. A.D. 39-81.
Emperor of Rome (79-81) whose reign was marked by the construction of the Roman Colosseum. He was instrumental to the capture of Jerusalem (70).
noun Abbr. Tit. or Ti or Tt
See Table at Bible.
, Saint First century A.D.
Christian leader and companion of Saint Paul. An epistle of the New Testament, ascribed to Paul, is addressed to him.