Origin : Biblical,
Pronunciation : HER-əd (English) ,
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Additional information Herod:
Biblical Meaning: The name Herod is a Biblical baby name. In Biblical the meaning of the name Herod is: Son of a hero.
From the Greek name ‘Ηρωιδης (Heroides), which probably means "song of the hero" from ‘ηρως (heros) "hero, warrior" combined with ωιδης (oides) "song, ode". This was the name of several rulers of Judea during the period when it was part of the Roman Empire. This includes Herod the Great, the king who ordered the slaughter of the children in the New Testament.
Expression information Herod:
People with this name are excited by change, adventure, and excitement. They are dynamic, visionary and versatile, able to make constructive use of freedom. They fight being restricted by rules and conventions. They tend to be optomistic, energetic, intelligent, and to make friends easily. They may be changeable, restless, untidy, and rebellious.
Soul information Herod:
People with this name have a deep inner desire to inspire others in a higher cause, and to share their own strongly held views on spiritual matters.
Songs about Herod:
King Herod's Song (Jesus Christ Superstar/Soundtrack Version) by Joshua Mostel from the Album Jesus Christ Superstar
King Herod's Song (Rik Mayall) (Voice) by Rik Mayall from the Album Jesus Christ Superstar - A New Stage Production Soundtrack
King Herod's Song (UK 1996 / Musical "Jesus Christ Superstar") by Alice Cooper from the Album Jesus Christ Superstar
Herod's Demise by In The Midst Of Lions from the Album Out Of Darkness
King Herod's Song (Try It And See) by Mike D'abo from the Album Jesus Christ Superstar (2012 Digitally Re-Mastered Edition) [+digital booklet]
King Herod's Song (Try It And See) by Mike D'abo from the Album Jesus Christ Superstar - A Rock Opera
Herod's Decree (with Bagana from Shoa Province) by Jean Jenkins from the Album Music From Ethiopia
Books about Herod:
Herod: King of the Jews and Friend of the Romans (Studies on Personalities of the New Testament) by Peter Richardson (Nov 1, 1996)
Herod the Great by Michael Grant (1971)
IN KING HEROD'S COURT: An Insider's Memoir by David Mandel (Sep 19, 2014)
Synopsis of Jewish History From the Return of the Jews from the Babylonish Captivity, to the Days of Herod the... by Henry A. Henry (Dec 18, 2012)
The Herods by Frederick William Farrar (Nov 30, 2005)
The True Herod by Geza Vermes (May 22, 2014)
Herod the Great: Statesman, Visionary, Tyrant by Norman Gelb (Jun 14, 2013)
Movies about Herod:
Herod the Great (1959) 2009 NR CC - Runtime: 1 hr 33 mins Starring: Edmund Purdom and Sandra Milo Directed by: Arnaldo Genoina
Herod's Temple: The Temple Jesus Knew 2008 NR - Runtime: 30 mins Directed by: Tom Dallis and Amy Dallis
Todo el Poder / La Ley de Herodes 2006 R - Runtime: 3 hrs 48 mins Starring: Various Directed by: Various
Unearthed: Herod's Tomb/Western Wall Tunnels 2010 NR - Runtime: 45 mins Directed by: Chris Atkins
Herod's Lost Tomb 2008 NR - Runtime: 50 mins
The True Christmas Story - Herod The Great, Jesus The King -
Herod's Temple: The Temple Jesus Knew 2007 G - Runtime: 30 mins Starring: none Directed by: Tom Dallis
Wiki information Herod:
Herod, also known as Herod the Great and Herod I, was a Roman client king of Judea. He has been described as "a madman who murdered his own family and a great many rabbis", "the evil genius of the Judean nation", "prepared to commit any crime in...
Herod Antipater, known by the nickname Antipas, was a 1st-century ruler of Galilee and Perea, who bore the title of tetrarch. He is best known today for accounts in the New Testament of his role in events that led to the executions of John the...