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Herod An·ti·pas(ăn′tĭ-păs′, -pəs) Died c. ad 40.
Ruler of a portion of Judea (4 bc-ad 40). His marriage to his niece Herodias was denounced by John the Baptist. According to the New Testament, he granted the request of Salome, daughter of Herodias, for John's beheading, and was the official to whom Pontius Pilate sent Jesus for judgment.
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(Biography) died ?40 ad, tetrarch of Galilee and Peraea (4 bc–40 ad); son of Herod the Great. At the instigation of his wife Herodias, he ordered the execution of John the Baptist
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Her′od An′ti•pas(ˈæn tɪˌpæs)
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