Lazarus (name)

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Lazarus
Gender Male
Name day July 29
Origin
Word/name Hebrew
Meaning God has helped
Other names
Derived Eleazar
Related names Lazar

Lazarus is a given name and surname. It is derived from the Hebrew אלעזר, Elʿāzār (Eleazar) meaning "God has helped".[1]

People with the given name Lazarus

People with the surname Lazarus

Fictional characters

See also

References

  1. William Barclay, The Parables of Jesus, Westminster John Knox Press, 1999, ISBN 0-664-25828-X, pp. 92-98.