EUBULUS (yū-bū'lŭs). A Christian disciple at Rome who, with others, saluted Timothy (
EUBULUS ū bū’ ləs (Εὔβουλος, G2300, well-advised). A friend with Paul during his second Rom. imprisonment who sent greetings to Timothy (
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia (1915)
(Euboulos, literally, "of good counsel,"
One of the members of the church in Rome at the time of Paul’s second imprisonment in that city.
The apostle mentions how, at his first answer to the charges brought against him at the emperor’s tribunal, the Roman Christians as a whole proved disloyal to him "no one took my part, but all forsook me" (
Nothing more is known in regard to Eubulus. As his name is Greek, he was probably a Gentile by birth. John Rutherfurd