Judas meaning

jo͝odəs
(bible, person, proper) Judas Iscariot, the disciple who betrayed Jesus: Matt. 26:14, 48
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One who betrays another under the guise of friendship.
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(bible, person, proper) Jude, the Apostle.
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A traitor or betrayer.
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(bible, person, proper) A brother of Jesus and James: Mark 6:3; Matt. 13:55
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The definition of Judas is a term used for someone who betrays you while pretending to be your friend.

An example of a Judas is the apostle who betrayed Jesus in the Bible.

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A one-way peephole in a door.
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Alternative form of Judas.
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(biblical) One of the twelve original Apostles of Jesus, known for his role in Jesus' betrayal into the hands of Roman authorities. Also called Judas Iscariot.
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A male given name.
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A traitor, a person not to be trusted.
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A small hole in a door through which a person can look without being seen from the other side; used especially in prisons; a judas-hole.
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(archit.) A peephole or small window, as in the door of a prison cell.
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Origin of judas

  • Middle English from Late Latin Iūdas Judas Iscariot from Greek Ioudas from Hebrew yəhûdâ Judah

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Ancient Greek Ἰούδας (Ioudas), from Hebrew יהודה.

    From Wiktionary