See also: Ánanias

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EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek Ἁνανίας (Hananías), from Hebrew חֲנַנְיָה (khananya).

Proper nounEdit

 
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Ananias

  1. In the New Testament, any of certain members of the early Christian church.
    • 1611, Bible (KJV), Acts 5:3::
      But Peter said, Ananias, why hath Satan filled thine heart to lie to the Holy Ghost, and to keep back part of the price of the land?
    • 1611, Bible (KJV), Acts 9:12::
      And hath seen in a vision a man named Ananias coming in, and putting his hand on him, that he might receive his sight.
  2. A male given name.

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Ancient Greek Ἀνανίᾱς (Ananíās), from Hebrew חֲנַנְיָה (khananya).

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Ananiās m (genitive Ananiae); first declension

  1. Ananias

DeclensionEdit

First declension, masculine Greek type with nominative singular in -ās.

Case Singular
nominative Ananiās
genitive Ananiae
dative Ananiae
accusative Ananiān
ablative Ananiā
vocative Ananiā

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Proper nounEdit

Ananias m

  1. (biblical) Ananias (any of several New Testament characters)
  2. A male given name, equivalent to English Ananias