Acts 8:27

8:27 eunuch. This word refers to either an emasculated official in the royal court or to a high official of government. The biblical Ethiopia (or Cush) is the remote area south of Egypt, including parts of modern Eritrea, Ethiopia, and Sudan.

Candace. The title of the queen mother who ruled in the place of her son. He was thought to be too sacred to be involved in secular affairs.