Thaddaeus

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Ancient Greek Θαδδαῖος, of uncertain origin. Relationship to Theodore or Theodosius has been suggested.

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Thaddaeus

  1. An Apostle, identified with Jude.
    • 1611, Bible (KJV):: Matthew 10: 3:
      Philip, and Bartholomew; Thomas, and Matthew the Publican; James the son of Alphaeus, and Lebbaeus, whose surname was Thaddaeus;
  2. (rare) A male given name; usually spelled Thaddeus.

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