Herodion - Meaning of Herodion

What does Herodion mean?

[ syll. he-ro-dion, her-odi-on ] The baby boy name Herodion is pronounced as HHEHROWDiyAHN †. Herodion's language of origin is Old Greek and it is predominantly used in the Greek language. In the New Testament of the Bible, Herodion was a fellow Christian whom Paul saluted and called a 'kinsman' in his epistle to the Romans. According to later tradition, he became the bishop of Patras and was martyred.

In addition, Herodion is a pet form of Herod.

A variation of Herodion is Rodion (Russian).

The origin and meaning of Herodion is inherited by all variant forms.

See also the related categories, martyred (death), christian (missionary), bible (biblical), greek, and romans.

Herodion is not regularly used as a baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names.

Baby names that sound like Herodion include Hardwen, Hartan, Harten, Harton, Hartun, Hortan, Horten, and Hortun.

† approx English pronunciation for Herodion: HH as in "he (HH.IY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; OW as in "oak (OW.K)" ; D as in "day (D.EY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"

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