Given Name CLOPAS

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: Biblical
OTHER SCRIPTS: Κλωπας (Ancient Greek)
PRONOUNCED: KLO-pəs (English)   [details]

Meaning & History

Meaning unknown, probably of Aramaic origin. In the New Testament Clopas is mentioned briefly as the husband of one of the women who witnessed the crucifixion, sometimes identified with Alphaeus.
VARIANT: Cleophas
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Klopas (Biblical Greek)