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Joanna, wife of Chuza

 

(grace or gift of God) (in Revised Version spelled Joanan).

The name of a woman, occurring twice in (Luke 8:3; 24:10) but evidently denoting the same person, (A.D. 28-30.) In the first passage she is expressly stated to have been "wife of Chuza, steward of Herod," that is, Antipas, tetrarch of Galilee.

 

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