What does sadducee mean?

Definitions for sadduceeˈsædʒ əˌsi, ˈsæd yə-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Sadducee(noun)

    a member of an ancient Jewish sect around the time of Jesus; opposed to the Pharisees


  1. Sadducee(ProperNoun)

    A member of an ancient Jewish sect possibly formed as a political party in the 2nd century BCE and existed until around the 1st century CE.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sadducee(noun)

    one of a sect among the ancient Jews, who denied the resurrection, a future state, and the existence of angels

  2. Origin: [L. Sadducaei, p., Gr. , Heb. Tsaddkm; -- so called from Tsdk, the founder of the sect.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Sadducee

    sad′ū-sē, n. one of a Jewish sceptical school or party of aristocratic traditionists in New Testament times.—adj. Saddūcē′an, of or relating to the Sadducees.—ns. Saddūcee′ism, Sadd′ūcism, scepticism. [Gr. Saddoukaios—Heb. Tsedūqīm, from their supposed founder Zadok, or from the race of the Zadokites, a family of priests at Jerusalem since the time of Solomon.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sadducee in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sadducee in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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