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Lexicon :: Strong's G2455 - ioudas

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ioudas (Key)
Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Of Hebrew origin יְהוּדָה (H3063)
Strong’s Definitions

Ἰούδας Ioúdas, ee-oo-das'; of Hebrew origin (H3063); Judas (i.e. Jehudah), the name of ten Israelites; also of the posterity of one of them and its region:—Juda(-h, -s); Jude.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 42x

The KJV translates Strong's G2455 in the following manner: Judas (Iscariot) (22x), Juda (Son of Jacob) (7x), Judah (Son of Jacob) (1x), Judas (Son of Jacob) (2x), Judas (Brother of James) (3x), Jude (Brother of James) (1x), Judas Barsabas (3x), Juda (Ancestors of Jesus) (2x), miscellaneous (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 42x
The KJV translates Strong's G2455 in the following manner: Judas (Iscariot) (22x), Juda (Son of Jacob) (7x), Judah (Son of Jacob) (1x), Judas (Son of Jacob) (2x), Judas (Brother of James) (3x), Jude (Brother of James) (1x), Judas Barsabas (3x), Juda (Ancestors of Jesus) (2x), miscellaneous (1x).
  1. Judah or Judas = "he shall be praised"

    1. the fourth son of Jacob

    2. an unknown ancestor of Christ

    3. a man surnamed the Galilean, who at the time of the census of Quirinus, excited the revolt in Galilee, Acts 5:37

    4. a certain Jew of Damascus, Acts 9:11

    5. a prophet surnamed Barsabas, of the church at Jerusalem, Acts 15:22,27,32

    6. the apostle, Jn 14:22, who was surnamed Lebbaeus or Thaddaeus, and according to opinion wrote the Epistle of Jude.

    7. the half-brother of Jesus, Mt. 13:55

    8. Judas Iscariot, the apostle who betrayed Jesus

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
Ἰούδας Ioúdas, ee-oo-das'; of Hebrew origin (H3063); Judas (i.e. Jehudah), the name of ten Israelites; also of the posterity of one of them and its region:—Juda(-h, -s); Jude.
Ἰούδας, Ιουδα, dative Ιουδα, accusative, Ιουδαν (Buttmann, 20 (18)), (יְהוּדָה, from the Hoph. of יָדָה, praised, celebrated; see Genesis 29:35), Judah or Judas (see below);
1. the fourth son of the patriarch Jacob: Matthew 1:2; Luke 3:33; Revelation 5:5; Revelation 7:5; by metonymy, the tribe of Judah, the descendants of Judah: Hebrews 7:14; οἶκος Ιουδα, citizens of the kingdom of Judah, Hebrews 8:8.
2. Judah (or Judas) an unknown ancestor of Christ: Luke 3:26 R G L.
3. another of Christ's ancestors, equally unknown: Luke 3:30.
4. Judas surnamed the Galilaean, a man who at the time of the census under Quirinus (better Quirinius), excited a revolt in Galilee: Acts 5:37 (Josephus, Antiquities 18, 1, 1, where he is called Γαυλανιτης because he came from the city Gamala, near the Lake of Galilee in lower Gaulanitis; but he is called also Γαλιλαῖος by Josephus, Antiquities 18, 1, 6; 20, 5, 2; b. j. 2, 8, 1).
5. (Judas) a certain Jew of Damascus: Acts 9:11.
6. Judas surnamed Ἰσκαριώτης (which see), of Carioth (from the city of Kerioth, Joshua 15:25; Jeremiah 31:41 (Jer. 48:41); Amos 2:2; (but see BB. DD. under the word ); some manuscripts in John 6:71 (cf. Tdf.'s note at the passage cited); John 12:4, read ἀπό Καριωτου instead of Ἰσκαριώτης), the son of one Simon (who in John 6:71 L T Tr WH; John 13:26 T Tr WH, is himself surnamed Ἰσκαριώτης), one of the apostles of Jesus, who betrayed him: Matthew 10:4; Matthew 26:14, 25, 47; Matthew 27:3; Mark 3:19; Mark 14:10, 43; Luke 6:16; Luke 22:3, 47; John 6:71; John 12:4; John 13:2, 26, 29; John 18:2ff,John 18:5; Acts 1:16, 25. Matthew (Matthew 27:5), Luke (Acts 1:18), and Papias (cf. Wendt in Meyer's Apostelgesch. 5te Aufl., p. 23 note) in a fragment quoted by Oecumenius on Acts 1:18 differ in the account of his death (see B. D. American edition under the word); on his avarice cf. John 12:6.
7. Judas, surnamed Barsabas (or Barsabbas, see the word), a prophet of the church at Jerusalem: Acts 15:22, 27, 32.
8. Judas, an apostle, John 14:22, who is called Ἰούδας Ἰακώβου in Luke 6:16; Acts 1:13 (see Ἰάκωβος, 4), and, as it should seem, was surnamed Lebbaeus or Thaddaeus (see Θαδδαῖος). According to the opinion of the church that he wrote the Epistle of Jude.
9. Judas, the brother of our Lord: Matthew 13:55; Mark 6:3, and very probably Jude 1:1; see Ἰάκωβος, 3.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

1:2; 10:4; 13:55; 26:14; 26:25; 26:47; 27:3; 27:5
3:19; 6:3; 14:10; 14:43
3:26; 3:30; 3:33; 6:16; 6:16; 22:3; 22:47
6:71; 6:71; 6:71; 12:4; 12:4; 12:6; 13:2; 13:26; 13:26; 13:29; 14:22; 18:2; 18:5
1:13; 1:16; 1:18; 1:18; 1:25; 5:37; 9:11; 15:22; 15:27; 15:32
7:14; 8:8
5:5; 7:5

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G2455 matches the Greek Ἰούδας (ioudas),
which occurs 38 times in 37 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 1:2 -

Abraham [fn]was the father of Isaac,

and Isaac was the father of Jacob,

and Jacob was the father of [fn]Judah G2455 and his brothers.

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 1:3 -

And Judah G2455 was the father of Perez and Zerah by Tamar,

and Perez was the father of Hezron,

and Hezron was the father of [fn]Ram.

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 10:4 - Simon the [fn]Zealot, and Judas G2455 Iscariot, the one who betrayed Him.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 13:55 - “Is not this the carpenter’s son? Is not His mother called Mary, and His brothers, James and Joseph and Simon and Judas G2455?
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 26:14 -

Then one of the twelve, named Judas G2455 Iscariot, went to the chief priests

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 26:25 - And Judas G2455, who was betraying Him, answered and said, “Surely not I, Rabbi?” Jesus *said to him, “You yourself said it.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 26:47 -

And while He was still speaking, behold, Judas G2455, one of the twelve, came up, and with him was a large crowd with swords and clubs, who came from the chief priests and elders of the people.

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 27:3 -

Then when Judas G2455, who had betrayed Him, saw that He had been condemned, he felt remorse and returned the [fn]thirty pieces of silver to the chief priests and elders,

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 3:19 - and Judas G2455 Iscariot, who also betrayed Him.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:3 - “Is this man not the carpenter, the son of Mary, and brother of James and Joses and Judas G2455 and Simon? Are not His sisters here with us?” And they were taking offense at Him.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 14:10 -

Then Judas G2455 Iscariot, who was one of the twelve, went away to the chief priests in order to [fn]betray Him to them.

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 14:43 -

And immediately while He was still speaking, Judas G2455, one of the twelve, *came up, and with him was a crowd with swords and clubs, who were from the chief priests and the scribes and the elders.

Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 3:26 -

the son of Maath,

the son of Mattathias,

the son of Semein,

the son of Josech,

the son of Joda,

Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 3:30 -

the son of Simeon,

the son of [fn]Judah G2455,

the son of Joseph,

the son of Jonam,

the son of Eliakim,

Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 3:33 -

the son of Amminadab,

the son of Admin,

the son of [fn]Ram,

the son of Hezron,

the son of Perez,

the son of Judah G2455,

Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 6:16 - Judas G2455 the son of James, and Judas G2455 Iscariot, who became a traitor.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 22:3 -

And Satan entered into Judas G2455 who was called Iscariot, who [fn]belonged to the number of the twelve.

Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 22:47 -

While He was still speaking, behold, a crowd came, and the one called Judas G2455, one of the twelve, was coming ahead of them, and he approached Jesus to kiss Him.

Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 22:48 - But Jesus said to him, “Judas G2455, are you betraying the Son of Man with a kiss?”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 6:71 - Now He was speaking of Judas G2455 the son of Simon Iscariot, for he, one of the twelve, [fn]was going to betray Him.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 12:4 - But Judas G2455 Iscariot, one of His disciples, who was going to [fn]betray Him, *said,
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 13:2 - And during supper, the devil having already put into the heart of Judas G2455 Iscariot, the son of Simon, to betray Him,
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 13:26 - Jesus *answered, “He is the one for whom I shall dip the piece of bread and give it to him.” So when He had dipped the piece of bread, He *took and *gave it to Judas G2455, the son of Simon Iscariot.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 13:29 - For some were thinking, because Judas G2455 had the money box, that Jesus was saying to him, “Buy the things we have need of for the feast”; or else, that he should give something to the poor.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 14:22 - Judas G2455 (not Iscariot) *said to Him, “Lord, what then has happened that You are going to disclose Yourself to us and not to the world?”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 18:2 - Now Judas G2455 also, who was [fn]betraying Him, knew the place, for Jesus had often gathered there with His disciples.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 18:3 - Judas G2455 then, having received the Roman [fn]cohort and officers from the chief priests and the Pharisees, *came there with lanterns and torches and weapons.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 18:5 - They answered Him, “Jesus the Nazarene.” He *said to them, “I am He.” And Judas G2455 also, who was betraying Him, was standing with them.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 1:13 - And when they had entered the city, they went up to the upper room where they were staying; that is, Peter and John and [fn]James and Andrew, Philip and Thomas, Bartholomew and Matthew, James the son of Alphaeus, and Simon the Zealot, and Judas G2455 the [fn]son of James.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 1:16 - “Men, brothers, the Scripture had to be fulfilled, which the Holy Spirit foretold by the mouth of David concerning Judas G2455, who became a guide to those who arrested Jesus.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 1:25 - to take the place of this ministry and apostleship from which Judas G2455 turned aside to go to his own place.”
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 5:37 - “After this man, Judas G2455 the Galilean rose up in the days of the census and drew away people after him. He too perished, and all those who [fn]were following him were scattered.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 9:11 - And the Lord said to him, “Rise up and go to the street called Straight, and inquire at the house of Judas G2455 for a man from Tarsus named Saul, for behold, he is praying,
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 15:22 -

Then it seemed good to the apostles and the elders, with the whole church, to choose men from among them—Judas G2455 called Barsabbas, and Silas, leading men among the brothers—to send to Antioch with Paul and Barnabas,

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 15:27 -

“Therefore we have sent Judas G2455 and Silas, and they themselves will report the same things by word of mouth.

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 15:32 - And both Judas G2455 and Silas, also being prophets themselves, [fn]encouraged and strengthened the brothers with a lengthy message.
Unchecked Copy BoxJde 1:1 -

[fn]Jude G2455, a slave of Jesus Christ, and brother of [fn]James,

To those who are the called, beloved in God the Father, and kept for Jesus Christ:

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