Judas-colored

adjective

Definition of Judas-colored

: red, reddish usually used of hair there's treachery in that Judas-colored beard— John Dryden

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History and Etymology for Judas-colored

so called from a belief that Judas Iscariot was red haired

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“Judas-colored.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Judas-colored. Accessed 24 Jun. 2021.

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