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alphaeus


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Easton's  1897  Bible  Dictionary  [easton]: 
 
  Alphaeus 
  (1.)  The  father  of  James  the  Less  the  apostle  and  writer  of  the 
  epistle  (Matt.  10:3;  Mark  3:18;  Luke  6:15;  Acts  1:13),  and  the 
  husband  of  Mary  (John  19:25).  The  Hebrew  form  of  this  name  is 
  Cleopas,  or  Clopas  (q.v.). 
 
  (2.)  The  father  of  Levi,  or  Matthew  (Mark  2:14).