What does Lazarus mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Lazarus(noun)

    the person who Jesus raised from the dead after four days in the tomb; this miracle caused the enemies of Jesus to begin the plan to put him to death

  2. Lazarus(noun)

    the diseased beggar in Jesus' parable of the rich man and the beggar

Wiktionary

  1. Lazarus(Verb)

    To rescue a dying person.

    Etymology: Via Lazarus, from Λάζαρος, the New Testament Greek form of Secunda אלעזר, literally “El has helped”; see .

  2. Lazarus(Verb)

    To raise from the dead.

    Etymology: Via Lazarus, from Λάζαρος, the New Testament Greek form of Secunda אלעזר, literally “El has helped”; see .

  3. Lazarus(ProperNoun)

    A man, the brother of Mary and Martha, brought back to life by Jesus after being in the tomb for four days.

    Etymology: Via Lazarus, from Λάζαρος, the New Testament Greek form of Secunda אלעזר, literally “El has helped”; see .

  4. Lazarus(ProperNoun)

    A beggar in a parable told by Jesus Christ.

    Etymology: Via Lazarus, from Λάζαρος, the New Testament Greek form of Secunda אלעזר, literally “El has helped”; see .

  5. Lazarus(ProperNoun)

    A man, the brother of Mary and Martha, who according to the New Testament Gospel of John was brought back to life by Jesus after being entombed for four days.

    Etymology: Via Late Latin Lazarus, from Ancient Greek Λάζαρος ( Lázaros ) , the New Testament Greek form of Hebrew אֶלְעָזָר‎ ( ʾelʿāzār , literally " God has helped") ; see Eleazar.

  6. Lazarus(ProperNoun)

    A beggar mentioned in a parable told by Jesus Christ as related in the New Testament Gospel of Luke.

    Etymology: Via Late Latin Lazarus, from Ancient Greek Λάζαρος ( Lázaros ) , the New Testament Greek form of Hebrew אֶלְעָזָר‎ ( ʾelʿāzār , literally " God has helped") ; see Eleazar.

  7. Lazarus(ProperNoun)

    A male given name from Hebrew.

    Etymology: Via Late Latin Lazarus, from Ancient Greek Λάζαρος ( Lázaros ) , the New Testament Greek form of Hebrew אֶלְעָזָר‎ ( ʾelʿāzār , literally " God has helped") ; see Eleazar.

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. lazarus

    The game at cards, called also blind-hookey and snogo.

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. lazarus

    A military order instituted at Jerusalem by the Christians of the West, when they were masters of the Holy Land. They received pilgrims under their care, and guarded them on the roads from the insults of the Mohammedans. This order was instituted in the year 1119, and was confirmed by a bull of Pope Alexander IV. in 1255, who gave it the rule of St. Augustine.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Lazarus in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Lazarus in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of Lazarus in a Sentence

  1. Francis Rooney:

    We've been given this Lazarus moment to rise from the ashes and change the direction of the country, if we fail on the first one out, I think it really sets our conference back and the President back.

Images & Illustrations of Lazarus

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