Judas Iscariot

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Judas Is·car·i·ot

 (ĭ-skăr′ē-ət) Died c. ad 30.
One of the 12 Apostles and the betrayer of Jesus in the New Testament.
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Noun1.Judas Iscariot - (New Testament) the Apostle who betrayed Jesus to his enemies for 30 pieces of silverJudas Iscariot - (New Testament) the Apostle who betrayed Jesus to his enemies for 30 pieces of silver
New Testament - the collection of books of the Gospels, Acts of the Apostles, the Pauline and other epistles, and Revelation; composed soon after Christ's death; the second half of the Christian Bible
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On the eve of Easter, Cruz-Lucero writes, musicians 'in various degrees of inebriation' make their way around town with effigies of Judas Escariot, stopping in front of the Catholic church to wait.
In the Holy Bible, one of Jesus ' Chosen Ones - Judas Escariot - betrayed his Master due to the lure of the glow of thirty pieces of dirty silver.