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Definition of the noun Alphaeus

What does Alphaeus mean as a name of something?

Alphaeus is a genus of Alpheidae, described by Bosc in 1802.


Who is Alphaeus?

Alphaeus is mentioned in the New Testament as the father of three of the Twelve Apostles, namely: Matthew Levi the Apostle James, son of Alphaeus Jude Thaddaeus the Apostle As the father of an Apostle James, he has been confused with Clopas, who through his wife Mary is thought by some to have been stepfather to James the Less(This information is not confirmed as the original reading of the scriptures has Mary not having more than one husband and also not having children with other men.

Phrases with Alphaeus

  1. Alphaeus Latimanus
  2. Species Alphaeus Latimanus
  3. Genus Alphaeus
  4. Octopus Alphaeus
  5. Scoptes Alphaeus
  6. Tendipes alphaeus
  7. Paracladopelma alphaeus
  8. species Tendipes alphaeus
  9. species Paracladopelma alphaeus

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Google previewThe International Standard Bible Encyclopaedia (1915)

by James Orr

Cleopas 669* cf Alphaeus 106* (Fortune) cf ...

Google previewDictionary of Jesus and the Gospels (2013)

by Joel B. Green, Prof. Jeannine K. Brown, Nicholas Perrin

Peter always heads the first group, Philip the second, and James son of Alphaeus the third. In the first group, Matthew and Luke keep the two pairs of brothers together, while Mark may have wanted to place in first position the names of the ...

Google previewOur Sunday Visitor's Encyclopedia of Saints (2003)

by Matthew Bunson, Margaret Bunson, Stephen Bunson

Alphaeus (d. first century) > The father of St. James the Less, ...

Google previewHCSB Super Giant Print Dictionary and Concordance (2006)

by David K. Stabnow

ALPHAEUS or ALPHEUS. 1. Father of apostle called James the Less (Mt 10: 3; ...

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Scrabble value of A1L1P3H4A1E1U1S1

The value of this 8-letter word is 13 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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