Herodias

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 2266 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
hrodiaßfrom (2264)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
HerodiasNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
hay-ro-dee-as' Noun Feminine
Definition
Herodias = "heroic"
  1. daughter of Aristobulus and granddaughter of Herod the Great. She was first married to Herod Philip I, son of Herod the Great, a man in private life; but afterwards formed an unlawful union with Herod Antipas, whom she induced not only to slay John the Baptist but also to make the journey to Rome which ruined him; at last she followed him to exile in Gaul.
NAS Word Usage - Total: 6
Herodias 6
NAS Verse Count
Matthew2
Mark3
Luke1


Total6
Greek lexicon based on Thayer's and Smith's Bible Dictionary plus others; this is keyed to the large Kittel and the "Theological Dictionary of the New Testament." These files are public domain.

Bibliography Information

Thayer and Smith. "Greek Lexicon entry for Herodias". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.