- a Pharisee and member of the Sanhedrin who became a secret follower of Jesus. John 3:1–21; 7:50–52; 19:39.
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Joseph and Nicodemus probably knew the truth but kept silence.Samuel Butler: A Sketch
Henry Festing Jones
Nicodemus came to them for his salt, then wandered off again.The Trimming of Goosie
Nicodemus appears to have been puzzled; he asked how such a rejuvenation was possible.
Nicodemus brought a large quantity of myrrh and aloes, about a hundredweight.
Canst tell me, friend, where might be the wine-shop of one Nicodemus?Nicanor - Teller of Tales
C. Bryson Taylor
- New Testament a Pharisee and a member of the Sanhedrin, who supported Jesus against the other Pharisees (John 8:50–52)