Given Name CAIAPHAS

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: Biblical
OTHER SCRIPTS: Καιαφας (Ancient Greek)
PRONOUNCED: KAY-ə-fəs (English), KIE-ə-fəs (English)  [details]

Meaning & History

Meaning unknown, probably of Aramaic origin. In the New Testament this is the name of the Jewish high priest who condemns Jesus.

Categories

biblical, Jesus Christ Superstar
Entry updated December 8, 2017