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Pi·late

 (pī′lət), Pontius fl. first century ad.
Roman prefect of Judea who ordered the crucifixion of Jesus.
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Pilate

(ˈpaɪlət)
n
(Biography) Pontius (ˈpɒnʃəs, ˈpɒntɪəs). Roman procurator of Judaea (?26–?36 ad), who ordered the crucifixion of Jesus, allegedly against his better judgment
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Pi•late

(ˈpaɪ lət)

n.
Pon•tius (ˈpɒn ʃəs, -ti əs) fl. early 1st century A.D., Roman procurator of Judea A.D. 26–36?.
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Noun1.Pilate - the Roman procurator of Judea who ordered that Jesus be crucified (died in AD 36)
procurator - (ancient Rome) someone employed by the Roman Emperor to manage finance and taxes
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Translations

Pilate

[ˈpaɪlət] NPilatos
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Pilate

[ˈpaɪlət] n Pontius PilatePonzio Pilato
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Colum Hourihane's impressive survey of the representation of Pontius Pilate in western European art during the Middle Ages begins and ends with the same fundamental question: "Quid est Veritas?"--a question attributed to Pilate during the ordeal of Christ's trial.
Pontius Pilate, Anti-Semitism, and the Passion in Medieval Art, by Colum Hourihane.
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