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Caiaphas


Ca’iaphas, or Ca-i’aphas (depression), in full Joseph Caiaphas, high priest of the Jews under Tiberius. Matt. 26:3, 57; John 11:49; 18:13, 14, 24, 28; Acts 4:6. The procurator Valerius Gratus appointed him to the dignity. He was son-in-law of Annas. [Annas.]