What does judges mean?

Definitions for judgesˈdʒʌdʒ ɪz

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word judges.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Judges, Book of Judges(noun)

    a book of the Old Testament that tells the history of Israel under the leaders known as judges


  1. judges(Noun)

    Plural of judge.

  2. Judges(ProperNoun)

    The seventh book of the Old Testament, and a book of the Hebrew Tanakh.

  3. Origin: Reference to the contents of the book, a chronicle of the acts of the Judges of Israel.

Editors Contribution

  1. judges

    Plural noun of the word judge.

    The circuit court had a team of judges assigned to it on a panel and they worked on a rotation.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'judges' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3745


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of judges in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of judges in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Honore' de Balzac:

    The more one judges, the less one loves.

  2. Sophocles:

    How dreadful it is when the right judge judges wrong

  3. Walt Whitman:

    The poet judges not as a judge judges but as the sun falling around a helpless thing.

  4. Joyce Brothers:

    The world at large does not judge us by who we are and what we know it judges us by what we have.

  5. George Santayana:

    A man is morally free when, in full possession of his living humanity, he judges the world, and judges other men, with uncompromising sincerity.

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