[ an-ti-pas ]
/ ˈæn tɪˌpæs /
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.
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How to use Herod Antipas in a sentence
The bye bye is being sung, incidentally, by mothers to their babies condemned to death by King Herod.
“Corruption is not unique to this government,” said veteran Cambodia development worker Bill Herod.
Finally, Antipas himself was heavily fined, and his property sold to pay the fines.
And Antipas gave one of his unnatural, insane laughs, which were getting very frequent of late.
Antipas was a person of limited intelligence, but of strong affections and wide sympathies.
Antipas, to the general surprise of the villagers had proved to be an excellent servant, notwithstanding his insanity.
At this moment Antipas Newton was led to the door of the room, in the custody of another officer.
British Dictionary definitions for Herod Antipas
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 ordered the execution of John the Baptist
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