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Smith's Bible Dictionary [1]

Lu'cas.  Philemon 1:24. See Luke .

Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible [2]

Lucas ,   Philippians 1:24 (AV [Note: Authorized Version.] ), for Luke (wh. see).

Easton's Bible Dictionary [3]

 Philippians 1:24 Colossians 4:14

American Tract Society Bible Dictionary [4]

The same with Luke .

Holman Bible Dictionary [5]


Hastings' Dictionary of the New Testament [6]

See Luke.

Morrish Bible Dictionary [7]


Cyclopedia of Biblical, Theological and Ecclesiastical Literature [8]

( Δουκᾶς ,Vulg. Lucas ), a friend and companion of Paul during his imprisonment at Rome ( Philemon 1:24). A.D. 57. He is doubtless the same as Luke, the beloved physician, who is associated with Demas in  Colossians 4:14, and who remained faithful to the apostle when others forsook him ( 2 Timothy 4:11), on his first examination before the emperor. For the grounds of his identification with the evangelist Luke, (See Luke).

International Standard Bible Encyclopedia [9]

lū´kas , lōō´kas . In   Philippians 1:24 the King James Version, for "Luke" (Revised Version).