What does ananias mean?

Definitions for ananiasˌæn əˈnaɪ əs

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Ananias(noun)

    a habitual liar (after a New Testament character who was struck dead for lying)


  1. Ananias(ProperNoun)

    Any of certain members of the early Christian church.

  2. Ananias(ProperNoun)


  3. Origin: From Ἁνανίας, from חנניה.

The Roycroft Dictionary

  1. ananias

    1. The first ad-writer. 2. Any person who adapts the truth to his needs. 3. An ancient Saint George who slew the dragon Truth--hence, any popular hero or revealer who displays his grinders.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ananias in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ananias in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Martin Luther:

    Christ is the Master the Scriptures are only the servant. The true way to test all the Books is to see whether they work the will of Christ or not. No Book which does not preach Christ can be apostolic, though Peter or Paul were its author. And no Book which does preach Christ can fail to be apostolic though Judas, Ananias, Pilate or Herod were its author.

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