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Warmly greeted by Paul in Rom. 16: 10. It is known to be a name borne by members of Caesar's domestic staff; and also of a well-known tragic actor. This Apelles may have been one of the household of Aristobulus, a grandson of Herod the Great, which probably means he was a slave.

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