The mother of Timothy and daughter of Lois; she was a Jewess though her husband was a Greek, Acts 16:1 2 Timothy 1:5. She transmitted to her son the lessons of truth she herself had received from a pious mother; and Paul, on his arrival at Lystra, found them rooted and grounded in the truth as it is in Christ.
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Rand, W. W. "Entry for 'EUNICE'". "American Tract Society Bible Dictionary".