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Lazarus

noun Laz·a·rus \ˈlaz-rəs, ˈla-zə-\

Definition of LAZARUS

1
:  a brother of Mary and Martha raised by Jesus from the dead according to the account in John 11
2
:  the diseased beggar in the parable of the rich man and the beggar found in Luke 16
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Origin of LAZARUS

Late Latin, from Greek Lazaros, from Hebrew Elʽāzār
First Known Use: before 12th century

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