oppression. (1.) A porter of the temple in the time of Ezra (10:24). (2.) A town in the southern border of Judah (Josh. 15:24); probably the same as Telaim.
The suitors received telem´achus with affected joy, although secretly mortified at the failure of their plots against him.
This telem´achus tried to do, and was obliged to confess that his strength was unequal to the effort.
telem´achus, the son of Ulys´ses, had been absent for a long time in search of his father.