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Phebe

[fee-bee] /ˈfi bi/
noun
1.
a female given name.
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British Dictionary definitions for Phebe

Phebe

/ˈfiːbɪ/
noun
1.
a variant spelling of Phoebe1

Phoebe1

/ˈfiːbɪ/
noun
1.
(classical myth) a Titaness, who later became identified with Artemis (Diana) as goddess of the moon
2.
(poetic) a personification of the moon
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Phebe in the Bible

a "deaconess of the church at Cenchrea," the port of Corinth. She was probably the bearer of Paul's epistle to the Romans. Paul commended her to the Christians at Rome; "for she hath been," says he, "a succourer of many, and of myself also" (Rom. 16:1, 2).

Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary
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