People's Dictionary of the Bible
Jason (jâ'son), one who will heal. A Thessalonian, and probably a relative of Paul, whom he entertained, and in consequence received rough treatment at the Hands of the unbelieving Jews. Acts 17:1-34; with Romans 16:21.
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Rice, Edwin Wilbur, DD. Entry for 'Jason'. People's Dictionary of the Bible. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/rpd/j/jason.html. 1893.