courageous, a surname of Judas (Jude), one of the twelve ( Matthew 10:3 ), called also Thaddaeus, not to be confounded with the Judas who was the brother of our Lord.
M.G. Easton M.A., D.D., Illustrated Bible Dictionary, Third Edition,
published by Thomas Nelson, 1897. Public Domain, copy freely.
[N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible
[S] indicates this entry was also found in Smith's Bible Dictionary
Bibliography InformationEaston, Matthew George. "Entry for Lebbaeus". "Easton's Bible Dictionary".