[nik-uh-dee-muh s] /ˌnɪk əˈdi məs/
a Pharisee and member of the Sanhedrin who became a secret follower of Jesus. John 3:1–21; 7:50–52; 19:39.
(New Testament) a Pharisee and a member of the Sanhedrin, who supported Jesus against the other Pharisees (John 8:50–52)
the people is victor, a Pharisee and a member of the Sanhedrin. He is first noticed as visiting Jesus by night (John 3:1-21) for the purpose of learning more of his doctrines, which our Lord then unfolded to him, giving prominence to the necessity of being “born again.” He is next met with in the Sanhedrin (7:50-52), where he protested against the course they were taking in plotting against Christ. Once more he is mentioned as taking part in the preparation for the anointing and burial of the body of Christ (John 19:39). We hear nothing more of him. There can be little doubt that he became a true disciple.
[nee-swahz; French nee-swaz] /niˈswɑz; French niˈswaz/ adjective 1. in the style of Nice, France. 2. garnished or prepared with tomatoes, and often anchovies, black olives, capers, etc.: salade niçoise. noun 3. . adjective, noun garnished with anchovies, capers, olives, and tomatoes; pertaining to a dish garnished with these, as salade Niçoise Word Origin from having […]
noun 1. a small variety of olive with a rich, nutty flavor.
[nik-uh-lahy; German nee-koh-lah-ee] /ˈnɪk əˌlaɪ; German ˌni koʊˈlɑ i/ noun 1. (Carl) Otto (Ehrenfried) [kahrl awt-oh ey-ruh n-freet] /kɑrl ˈɔt oʊ ˈeɪ rənˌfrit/ (Show IPA), 1810–49, German composer. /German nikoˈlaɪ/ noun 1. Carl Otto Ehrenfried (karl ˈɔto ˈeːrənfriːt). 1810–49, German composer: noted for his opera The Merry Wives of Windsor (1849)
The church at Ephesus (Rev. 2:6) is commended for hating the “deeds” of the Nicolaitanes, and the church of Pergamos is blamed for having them who hold their “doctrines” (15). They were seemingly a class of professing Christians, who sought to introduce into the church a false freedom or licentiousness, thus abusing Paul’s doctrine of […]