Ananias


An·a·ni·as

noun \ˌa-nə-ˈnī-əs\

Definition of ANANIAS

1
:  an early Christian struck dead for lying
2
:  liar

Origin of ANANIAS

Greek, probably from Hebrew Ḥānanyāh
First Known Use: 14th century

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