2533. Kaiaphas
Strong's Concordance
Kaiaphas: Caiaphas, an Israelite high priest
Original Word: Καϊάφας, ᾶ, ὁ
Part of Speech: Noun, Masculine
Transliteration: Kaiaphas
Phonetic Spelling: (kah-ee-af'-as)
Definition: Caiaphas, an Israelite high priest
Usage: Caiaphas, Jewish high priest.
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
of Aramaic origin
Caiaphas, an Isr. high priest
NASB Translation
Caiaphas (9).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 2533: Καϊάφας

Καϊάφας (WH Καϊάφας; (cf. Iota, at the end); Lachmann in Luke 3:2 Καιφας), Καϊάφα (Buttmann, 20 (18); Winer's Grammar, § 8, 1), (supposed by many to be the same as כֵּפָא, a stone, a rock; others more correctly equivalent to כָּיְפָא, depression, Targ. on Proverbs 16:26 (according to Delitzsch (Brief and. Röm. ins Hebrew etc., p. 28) קַיָפָא)), Caiaphas; according to Josephus (Antiquities 18, 2, 2) Ιωσηπος, καί Καϊάφας (Ιωσηπον, τόν καί Καϊάφαν ἐπικαλούμενον, Antiquities 18, 4, 3), high priest of the Jews. He was appointed to that office by Valerius Gratus, governor of Judaea, after the removal of Simon, son of Camith, A.D. 18 (cf. Schürer, N. T. Zeitgesch. § 23 iv.), and was removed A.D. 36 by Vitellius, governor of Syria, who appointed Jonathan, son of the high priest Ananus (i. e. Annas, father-in-law of Caiaphas, John 18:13), his successor (Josephus, Antiquities 18, 4, 3): Matthew 26:3, 57; Luke 3:2; John 11:49; John 18:13f, 24, 28; Acts 4:6. Cf. Hausrath, in Schenkel iii. 463f.

STRONGS NT 2533: Καιφας [Καιφας, see Καϊάφας.]

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

Of Chaldee origin; the dell; Caiaphas (i.e. Cajepha), an Israelite -- Caiaphas.

Forms and Transliterations
Καιαφα Καιάφα Καϊάφα Καιαφαν Καιάφαν Καϊάφαν Καιαφας Καιάφας Καϊάφας Kaiapha Kaiápha Kaiaphan Kaiáphan Kaiaphas Kaiáphas
Interlinear GreekInterlinear HebrewStrong's NumbersEnglishman's Greek ConcordanceEnglishman's Hebrew ConcordanceParallel Texts
Englishman's Concordance
Matthew 26:3 N-GMS
GRK: τοῦ λεγομένου Καιάφα
NAS: of the high priest, named Caiaphas;
KJV: who was called Caiaphas,
INT: who was called Caiaphas

Matthew 26:57 N-AMS
GRK: ἀπήγαγον πρὸς Καιάφαν τὸν ἀρχιερέα
NAS: led Him away to Caiaphas, the high priest,
KJV: to Caiaphas the high priest,
INT: led [him] away to Caiaphas the high priest

Luke 3:2 N-GMS
GRK: Ἅννα καὶ Καιάφα ἐγένετο ῥῆμα
NAS: of Annas and Caiaphas, the word
KJV: and Caiaphas being
INT: of Annas and Caiaphas came [the] word

John 11:49 N-NMS
GRK: ἐξ αὐτῶν Καιάφας ἀρχιερεὺς ὢν
NAS: But one of them, Caiaphas, who was high priest
KJV: them, [named] Caiaphas, being
INT: of them Caiaphas high priest being

John 18:13 N-GMS
GRK: πενθερὸς τοῦ Καιάφα ὃς ἦν
NAS: for he was father-in-law of Caiaphas, who
KJV: father in law to Caiaphas, which
INT: father-in-law of Caiaphas who wasJohn 18:14 N-NMS
GRK: ἦν δὲ Καιάφας ὁ συμβουλεύσας
NAS: Now Caiaphas was the one who had advised
KJV: Now Caiaphas was he, which
INT: it was moreover Caiaphas having given counsel

John 18:24 N-AMS
GRK: δεδεμένον πρὸς Καιάφαν τὸν ἀρχιερέα
NAS: Him bound to Caiaphas the high priest.
KJV: bound unto Caiaphas the high priest.
INT: bound to Caiaphas the high priest

John 18:28 N-GMS
GRK: ἀπὸ τοῦ Καιάφα εἰς τὸ
NAS: Jesus from Caiaphas into the Praetorium,
KJV: from Caiaphas unto
INT: from Caiaphas into the

Acts 4:6 N-NMS
GRK: ἀρχιερεὺς καὶ Καιάφας καὶ Ἰωάννης
NAS: the high priest [was there], and Caiaphas and John
KJV: and Caiaphas, and
INT: high priest and Caiaphas and John

Strong's Greek 2533
9 Occurrences

Καιάφα — 4 Occ.
Καιάφαν — 2 Occ.
Καιάφας — 3 Occ.

Top of Page
Top of Page