Jude the Apostle

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Jude (Greek: Ἰούδας Ἰακώβου translit. Ioúdas Iakóvou) was one of the Twelve Apostles of Jesus according to the New Testament. He is generally identified with Thaddeus (Greek: Θαδδαῖος; Coptic: ⲑⲁⲇⲇⲉⲟⲥ; Syriac/Aramaic: ܝܗܘܕܐ ܫܠܝܚܐ), and is also variously called Judas Thaddaeus, Jude Thaddaeus, Jude of James, or Lebbaeus. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jude the Apostle has received more than 3,746,051 page views. His biography is available in 74 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 72 in 2019). Jude the Apostle is the 79th most popular religious figure (down from 75th in 2019), the 25th most popular biography from Israel (up from 26th in 2019) and the 22nd most popular Israeli Religious Figure.

Jude the apostle is most famous for his letter, which is part of the New Testament.

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Among religious figures, Jude the Apostle ranks 79 out of 2,272Before him are Maimonides, Pope Leo XIII, Martin of Tours, Pope Paul VI, Pope Innocent III, and Margaret the Virgin. After him are Philip the Apostle, Ezekiel, Pope Pius X, Pope Paul III, Pope Adrian VI, and Catherine of Alexandria.

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Among people born in 15, Jude the Apostle ranks 1After him are Vitellius, Agrippina the Younger, Apollonius of Tyana, Pomponius Mela, Lollia Paulina, Caratacus, and Publius Ostorius Scapula. Among people deceased in 70, Jude the Apostle ranks 2Before him is Andrew the Apostle. After him are Columella, Emperor Suinin, Yohanan ben Zakkai, and Simon bar Giora.

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Among people born in Israel, Jude the Apostle ranks 25 out of 389Before him are Isaiah (-800), Saint Stephen (1), Saint Anne (-100), Samson (-1118), Daniel (-690), and Josephus (37). After him are Philip the Apostle (5), Ezekiel (-621), Simon the Zealot (1), Salome (14), Ariel Sharon (1928), and Yitzhak Rabin (1922).


Among religious figures born in Israel, Jude the Apostle ranks 22Before him are Thomas the Apostle (1), Isaiah (-800), Saint Stephen (1), Saint Anne (-100), Samson (-1118), and Daniel (-690). After him are Philip the Apostle (5), Ezekiel (-621), Simon the Zealot (1), Salome (14), Saint Christopher (220), and Jeremiah (-650).