Jude

Definitions of Jude
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n (New Testament) supposed brother of St. James; one of the Apostles who is invoked in prayer when a situation seems hopeless

Synonyms:
Judas, Saint Jude, St. Jude, Thaddaeus
Example of:
Apostle
(New Testament) one of the original 12 disciples chosen by Christ to preach his gospel
saint
a person who has died and has been declared a saint by canonization

n a New Testament book attributed to Saint Jude

Synonyms:
Epistle of Jude
Example of:
Epistle
a book of the New Testament written in the form of a letter from an Apostle

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