[uh-grip-uh] /əˈgrɪp ə/
(Julius Agrippa) c10 b.c.–a.d. 44, king of Judea 41–44 (grandson of Herod the Great).
- Herod agrippa i
noun 1. 10 bc–44 ad, king of Judaea (41–44), grandson of Herod (the Great). A friend of Caligula and Claudius, he imprisoned Saint Peter and executed Saint James
- Herod agrippa ii
noun 1. died ?93 ad, king of territories in N Palestine (50–?93 ad). He presided (60) at the trial of Saint Paul and sided with the Roman authorities in the Jewish rebellion of 66
- Herod Antipas
[an-ti-pas] /ˈæn tɪˌpæs/ noun 1. died after a.d. 39, ruler of Galilee, a.d. 4–39: ordered the execution of John the Baptist and participated in the trial of Jesus. /ˈæntɪˌpæs/ noun 1. died ?40 ad, tetrarch of Galilee and Peraea (4 bc–40 ad); son of Herod the Great. At the instigation of his wife Herodias, he […]
- Herod archelaus
(Matt. 2:22), the brother of Antipas (q.v.).