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Biblical names and their meanings: T

Taanach – who humbles thee; who answers thee
Taanach-shilo – breaking down a fig-tree
Tabbath – good; goodness
Tabeal – Tabeel – good God
Taberah – burning
Tabitha – clear-sighted; a roe-deer
Tabor – choice; purity; bruising
Tabrimon – good pomegranate; the navel; the middle
Tadmor – the palm-tree; bitterness
Tahan – beseeching; merciful
Tahapenes – secret temptation
Tahath – fear; going down
Tahpenes – standard; flight; temptation
Tahrea – anger; wicked contention
Talitha-cumi – young woman – arise
Talmai – my furrow; that suspends the waters; heap of waters
Tamah – blotting or wiping out; smiting
Tamar – palm; palm-tree
Tammuz – abstruse; concealed; consumed
Tanhumeth – consolation; repentance
Taphath – distillation; drop
Tappuah – apple; swelling
Tarah – a hair; a wretch; one banished
Taralah – searching out slander – or strength
Tarea – howling; doing evil
Tarpelites – ravishers; succession of miracles
Tarshish – contemplation; examination
Tarsus – winged; feathered
Tartak – chained; bound; shut up
Tartan – a general (official title)
Tatnai – that gives; the overseer of the gifts and tributes
Tebah – murder; butchery; guarding of the body; a cook
Tebaliah – baptism – or goodness – of the Lord
Tebeth – good – goodness (the tenth month of the Hebrews)
Tehinnah – entreaty; a favor
Tekel – weight
Tekoa – trumpet; that is confirmed
Telabib – a heap of new grain
Telah – moistening; greenness
Telassar – taking away; heaping up
Telem – their dew; their shadow
Telharsa – suspension of the plow
Tel-melah – heap of salt
Tema – admiration; perfection; consummation
Teman – Temani – the south; Africa; perfect
Terah – to breathe; scent; blow
Teraphim – images; idols
Tertius – third
Tertullus – third
Tetrarch – governor of a fourth part
Thaddeus – that praises or confesses
Thahash – that makes haste; that keeps silence
Thamah – that blots out; that suppresses
Tharah – same as Terah
Thebez – muddy; eggs; fine linen or silk
Thelasar – same as Telassar
Theophilus – friend of God
Thessalonica – victory against the Thessalians
Theudas – flowing with water
Thomas – a twin
Thummim – perfection; truth
Thyatira – a perfume; sacrifice of labor
Tibbath – killing; a cook
Tiberias – good vision; the navel
Tiberius – the son of Tiber
Tibni – straw; hay
Tidal – that breaks the yoke; knowledge of elevation
Tiglath-Pileser – that binds or takes away captivity
Tikvah – hope; a little line; congregation
Tilon – murmuring
Timeus – perfect; admirable; honorable
Timnah – forbidding
Timnath – image; figure; enumeration
Timnath-heres – or Timnath-serah – image of the sun; numbering of the rest
Timon – honorable; worthy
Timotheus – honor of God; valued of God
Tiphsah – passage; leap; step; the passover
Tirhakah – inquirer; examiner; dull observer
Tiria – searching out
Tirshatha – a governor
Tirzah – benevolent; complaisant; pleasing
Tishbite – that makes captive
Titus – pleasing
Toah – weapon; dart
Tob – good; goodness
Tob-adonijah – my good God; the goodness of the foundation of the Lord
Tobiah – Tobijah – the Lord is good
Tochen – middle
Togarmah – which is all bone
Tohu – that lives; that declares
Toi – who wanders
Tola – worm; grub; scarlet
Tophet – a drum; betraying
Trachonitis – stony
Troas – penetrated
Trophimus – well educated; well brought up
Tryphena – delicious; delicate
Tryphon – masculine of Tryphena
Tryphosa – thrice shining
Tubal – the earth; the world; confusion
Tubal-Cain – worldly possession; possessed of confusion
Tychicus – casual; by chance
Tyrannus – a prince; one that reigns
Tyre – Tyrus – strength; rock; sharp

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07/01/2010. Category: religion. Tags: , , , , .

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