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Meaning of Bartholomew I

Bar•thol•o•mew

Pronunciation: (bär-thol'u-my"), [key]
— n.
  1. one of the 12 apostles: sometimes called Nathanael. Mark 3:18.
  2. a male given name: from a Hebrew word meaning “son of Talmai.”
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.