Greek - English Dictionary
G2389 - Jannes
|Word Origin:||Of Egyptian origin|
|Part of Speech:||Noun Masculine|
Jannes an Egyptian
Janna = "he vexed"
1. he and Jambres, were two Egyptian magicians who in the presence of Pharaoh imitated the miracles of Aaron in order to destroy his influence with the king. The author of the epistle derived their names from the tradition of the Talmudists and the Rabbins
Jannes ( 1 )
by James Strong (S.T.D.) (LL.D.) 1890.