- the father of the apostles James and John. Matt. 4:21.
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Examples from the Web for zebedee
He dropped in on Zebedee Mayo, owner of the big house on the slope of the hill.
Fast as he drove, Captain Zebedee Mayo got there ahead of him.
Hystaspas is rather like the sons of Zebedee or the elder brother of the Prodigal.Cyropaedia
Among them also was John Pike, a born Zebedee, if ever there was one.Crocker's Hole
R. D. Blackmore
Zebedee and his sons were partners with Simon in the fishing business.Jesus the Christ
James Edward Talmage
- New Testament the father of the apostles James and John (Matthew 4:21)
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