Jude meaning

jo͝od
(name, person, proper) A masculine name.
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One of the 12 Apostles. He is invoked in prayer when a situation seems hopeless.
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(biblical) The penultimate book of the New Testament of the Bible.
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(biblical) One of the Apostles, also called Thaddaeus.
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A male given name.
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Origin of jude

  • Greek Iouda from Hebrew yəhûdâ

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

  • Short form of Judas used in an attempt to distinguish the Apostle Judas Thaddaeus from Judas Iscariot . From Old Testament Judah, Hebrew יְהוּדָה , said to mean "praised".

    From Wiktionary