Meaning of the name: that abides, or is permanent. Related names are: Nicanor
. The translations of Parmenas in 74 languages of the Bible are illustrated in the
below, from Pármenas in Spanish
to பர்மேனஸ் in Tamil!
And the saying pleased the whole multitude: and they chose Stephen, a man full of faith and of the Holy Ghost, and Philip, and Prochorus, and Nicanor, and Timon, and Parmenas, and Nicolas a proselyte of Antioch: (ACT 6:5)