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Meaning of Names
in the Bible
from Paarai to Putiel


A  -  B  -  C  -  D  -  E  -  F  -  G
H  -  I  -  J  -  K  -  L  -  M  -  N  -  O
P  -  Q  -  R  -  S  -  T  -  U  -  V  -  Z
Paarai
opening

Padan-aram
cultivated field or table land

Padon
his redemption; ox yoke

Pagiel
prevention, or prayer, of God

Pahath-Moab
ruler of Moab

Pai or Pau
howling; sighing

Palal
thinking

Palestina
which is covered; watered;
or brings and causes ruin

Pallu
marvelous; hidden

Palti
deliverance; flight

Paltiel
deliverance; or banishment, of God

Pamphylia
a nation made up of every tribe

Paphos
which boils, or is very hot

Parah
a cow; increasing

Paran
beauty; glory; ornament

Parbar
a suburb

Parmashta
a yearling bull

Parmenas
that abides, or is permanent

Parnach
a bull striking, or struck

Parosh
a flea; the fruit of a moth

Parshandatha
given by prayer

Paruah
flourishing; that flies away

Pasach
thy broken piece

Pasdammin
portion or diminishing of blood

Paseah
passing over; halting

Pashur
that extends or multiplies the hole; whiteness

Patara
trodden under foot

Pathros or Pathrusim
mouthful of dough; persuasion of ruin

Patmos
mortal

Patrobas
paternal; that pursues the steps of his father

Pau
howling; sighing (same as Pai)

Paul
small; little

Paulus
small; little (same as Paul)

Pedahzur
strong or powerful savior; stone of redemption

Pedaiah
redemption of the Lord

Pekah
he that opens; that is at liberty

Pekahiah
it is the Lord that opens

Pekod
noble; rulers

Pelaiah
the Lord's secret or miracle

Pelaliah
entreating the Lord

Pelatiah
let the Lord deliver; deliverance of the Lord

Peleg
division

Pelethites
judges; destroyers

Pelonite
falling; secret

Peniel
face or vision of God; that sees God

Peninnah
pearl; precious stone; the face

Pentapolis
five cities

Pentateuch
the five books of Moses

Pentecost
fiftieth

Penuel
face or vision of God;
that sees God. (same as Peniel)

Peor
hole; opening

Perazim
divisions

Peresh
horseman

Perez
divided

Perez-Uzza
division of Uzza, or of strength

Perga
very earthy

Pergamos
height; elevation

Perida
separation; division

Perizzites
dwelling in villages

Persia
that cuts or divides; a nail;
a gryphon; a horseman

Persis
that cuts or divides; a nail;
a gryphon; a horseman (same as Persia)

Peruda
separation; division (same as Perida)

Peter
a rock or stone

Pethahiah
the Lord opening; gate of the Lord

Pethuel
mouth of God; persuasion of God

Peulthai
my works

Phalec
division (same as Peleg)

Phallu or Pallu
admirable; hidden

Phalti Palti
deliverance, flight

Phanuel
face or vision of God

Pharaoh
that disperses; that spoils

Pharez
division; rupture

Pharisees
set apart

Pharpar
that produces fruit

Phebe
shining; pure

Phenice or Phoenicia
red; purple

Phichol
the mouth of all, or every tongue

Philadelphia
love of a brother

Philemon
who kisses

Philetus
amiable; beloved

Philip
warlike; a lover of horses

Philippi
warlike; a lover of horses
(same as Philip in the plural)

Philistines
those who dwell in villages

Philologus
a lover of letters, or of the word

Phinehas
bold aspect; face of trust or protection

Phlegon
zealous; burning

Phrygia
dry; barren

Phurah
that bears fruit, or grows

Phygellus
fugitive

Phylacteries
things to be especially observed

Pi-beseth
abode of the goddess Bahest or Bast

Pi-hahiroth
the mouth; the pass of Hiroth

Pilate
armed with a dart

Pinon
pearl; gem; that beholds

Piram
a wild ass of them

Pirathon
his dissipation or deprivation; his rupture

Pisgah
hill; eminence; fortress

Pisidia
pitch; pitchy

Pison
changing; extension of the mouth

Pithom
their mouthful; a dilatation of the mouth

Pithon
mouthful; persuasion

Pochereth
cutting of the mouth of warfare

Pontius
marine; belonging to the sea

Pontus
the sea

Poratha
fruitful

Potiphar
bull of Africa; a fat bull

Potipherah
that scatters abroad, or demolishes, the fat

Prisca
ancient

Priscilla
ancient (same as Prisca)

Prochorus
he that presides over the choirs

Puah
mouth; corner; bush of hair

Publius
common

Pudens
shamefaced

Pul
bean; destruction

Punites
beholding; my face

Punon
precious stone; that beholds

Pur or Purim
lot

Puteoli
sulphureous wells

Putiel
God is my fatness


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