- Ananias, (a) husband of Sapphira, a member of the early church at Jerusalem, (b) a member of the church at Damascus, (c) the high priest at Jerusalem.
- Ἀνανίας (WH, Ἁναν-), -α, ὁ (Heb. חֲנַנְיָה),
__1. of Jerusalem:.
RefsAct.5:1, 3 5:5
__2. Of Damascus:.
RefsAct.9:10-13, 17 22:12
__3. High Priest:.†
5:1-6 2) a Christian at Damascus Acts
9:10-18 3) a son of Nedebaeus, and high priest of the Jews c. A.D. 47-59. In the year 66, he was slain by the Sacarii. Acts 23:2
Of Hebrew origin [H2608]; Ananias, the name of three Israelites
KJV Usage: Ananias.