[ an-uh-nahy-uh s ]
/ ˌæn əˈnaɪ əs /
a man who was struck dead for lying. Acts. 5:1–5.
a chronic liar.
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British Dictionary definitions for ananias
/ (ˌænəˈnaɪəs) /
New Testament a Jewish Christian of Jerusalem who was struck dead for lying (Acts 5)
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