- Thaddaeus, one of the twelve apostles.
- Thaddæus, one of the Apostles
Derivation: of uncertain origin;
KJV Usage: Thaddæus.
1) one of the twelve apostles. From a comparison with the catalogue of apostles in Lk 6:16, and Acts 1:13, is seems that Judas, Lebbaeus and Thaddaeus were the same person, and the writer of the book of Jude.Literal: Thaddaeus = "large hearted, courageous"
Of uncertain origin; Thaddaeus, one of the Apostles
KJV Usage: Thaddus.