Philemon may refer to:

Arts and literature:

  • Philemon (New Testament person), the recipient of Saint Paul's Epistle to Philemon
  • Baucis and Philemon, the couple from the Metamorphoses of Greek mythology
  • Epistle to Philemon, a book in the New Testament, it is a prison letter by Paul of Tarsus to Philemon, a leader in the Colossian church
  • Philémon (comics), a Franco-Belgian comic book series by Fred
  • Philemon (musical), a musical by Tom Jones and Harvey Schmidt
  • Philemon Arthur and the Dung, a music group from Scania, Sweden, consisting of two members, whose real names are unknown
  • Philemon Martyr, a play by Jesuit Jacob Bidermann (1578–1639)
  • Filemón Pi, a Spanish comic book character
  • Philemon, a character from the video game Shin Megami Tensei Persona, a spirit guide who wears a butterfly mask


  • Philemon (poet) (ca. 362 BC – ca. 262 BC), an Athenian poet and playwright of the New Comedy
  • Philemon the actor (died 305), a saint who was converted by Saint Appolonius, they were martyred together in the fourth century
  • Philemon of Antioch, a Greek Orthodox Patriarch from 1766–1767
  • Phil Masinga (1969), full name Philemon Masinga, a former South African footballer who played for teams in several countries
  • Philemon Pownoll (ca. 1734 - 1780), Royal Navy officer


  • Philemon Ministries, a Kenyan prisons ministry charity founded by Kelvin Mwikya


  • Red Book (Jung), a book by Carl Jung, which had Philemon, a wise spirit guide in form of an elderly winged man
  • Philemon Foundation, a non-profit organization for publication of the Complete Works of Carl Gustav Jung
  • Przygody kota Filemona Filemon, a cat in Polish animated cartoon.


  • Philemon (genus), a genus of birds in the family Meliphagidae
  • Philemon albitorques
  • Philemon argenticeps
  • Philemon brassi
  • Philemon buceroides
  • Philemon citreogularis
  • Philemon cockerelli
  • Philemon corniculatus
  • Philemon diemenensis
  • Philemon eichhorni
  • Philemon fuscicapillus
  • Philemon inornatus
  • Philemon kisserensis
  • Philemon meyeri
  • Philemon moluccensis
  • Philemon novaeguineae
  • Philemon plumigenis
  • Philemon subcorniculatus
  • Philemon yorki

Other articles related to "philemon":

Philemon (musical) - Principal Characters
... has a lengthy criminal record and who is recruited by the Commander to impersonate Philemon in exchange for the promise of having all his other charges dropped and free passage home ... of the Roman garrison who convinces Cockian to impersonate the Christian leader, Philemon ... He believes that executing Philemon will set an example for the rest of the Christian underground and succeed in its suppression ...
List Of Revelations: Persona Characters - Supporting Characters - Philemon
... Philemon is a benevolent spirit who resides "between consciousness and unconsciousness" ... The party members are brought to Philemon's realm and are bestowed with their Personae ... Though largely a neutral observer, Philemon is more or less an ally to the party ...
Philemon Galindo
... Philemon Galindo was born in London in 1770 to parents James and Mary ... Philemon later moved to London where he 'married' Ann Jeacocke and had two more children ... Persondata Name Galindo, Philemon Alternative names Short description Date of birth 1770 Place of birth Date of death 1840 Place of death ...
Philemon Thomas
... Philemon Thomas (February 9, 1763 in Orange County, Virginia – November 18, 1847 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana) was a member of the United States House of Representatives representing the state of ... Philemon was born in Virginia ... later the West Florida Assembly, meeting at Saint Francisville, commissioned General Philemon Thomas to march the West Florida Army across the newly proclaimed Republic ...