Barabbas

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search

English[edit]

English Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia

Proper noun[edit]

Barabbas

  1. (Christianity) In the accounts of the Passion of Christ, an insurrectionary whom Pontius Pilate freed at the Passover feast in Jerusalem, instead of Jesus.

Translations[edit]


Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ancient Greek Βαραββᾶς (Barabbâs), from Aramaic בּר אבא (bar ʾabbā, son of the father)

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Barabbās m (genitive Barabbae); first declension

  1. Barabbas

Declension[edit]

First declension, masculine Greek type with nominative singular in -ās.

Case Singular
nominative Barabbās
genitive Barabbae
dative Barabbae
accusative Barabbān
ablative Barabbā
vocative Barabbā