Jude

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Short form of Judas used in an attempt to distinguish the Apostle Judas Thaddaeus from Judas Iscariot [1]. From Old Testament Judah, Hebrew יְהוּדָה , said to mean "praised".

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Jude

  1. (biblical) The penultimate book of the New Testament of the Bible.
  2. (biblical) One of the Apostles, also called Thaddaeus.
  3. A male given name.

Quotations[edit]

  • 1611, King James Version of the Bible (Authorized Version)[1]: Jude 1:1:
    Jude, the servant of Jesus Christ, and brother of James, to them that are sanctified by God the Father, and preserved in Jesus Christ, and called.
  • 1968 John Lennon-Paul McCartney: Hey Jude (a Beatles song):
    Hey Jude, don't make it bad
    Take a sad song and make it better

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References[edit]

  1. ^ A Dictionary of First Names (OUP)

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German jude, from Old High German judo, from Latin Iūdaeus, from Ancient Greek Ἰουδαῖος (Ioudaîos).

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Noun[edit]

Jude m (genitive Juden, plural Juden)

  1. A male Jew

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External links[edit]

  • Jude in Duden online