from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One of a party among the Jews, composed of partisans of Herod of Galilee. They joined with the Pharisees against Christ.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Pertaining to Herod the Great, king of the Jews, or to the family of Herod or its partizans.
  • n. A member of a party among the Jews in the time of Christ and the apostles, adherents of the family of Herod.
  • n. One of the Herodii or Herodiones.


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