I saw it, Hitchcock's Bible Names Dictionary. I looked it up. Hitchock's just gives the translation "flowing with water". But it doesn't give any other info. Really curious ...
Discussion about the New Testament, apocrypha, gnostics, church fathers, Christian origins, historical Jesus or otherwise, etc.
Not only that, but what does "John" (Yochanan in Hebrew) mean?
"Jones' Dictionary of Old Testament Proper Names does not treat Johanan separately and refers to the name Jehohanan, which Jones takes to mean The Lord Graciously Gave."
So not only does "Dositheos" seem to have the same meaning as "Theudas". "Theudas" seems to have the same, or at least analogous, meaning as "John"!