Word Summary
Iskariōtēs: Iscariot, surname of Judas and his father
Original Word: Ἰσκαριώτης
Transliteration: Iskariōtēs
Phonetic Spelling: (is-kar-ee-o'-tace)
Part of Speech: Noun, Masculine
Short Definition: Iscariot, surname of Judas and his father
Meaning: Iscariot -- surname of Judas and his father
Strong's Concordance

Of Hebrew origin (probably 'iysh and qirya'); inhabitant of Kerioth; Iscariotes (i.e. Keriothite), an epithet of Judas the traitor -- Iscariot.

see HEBREW 'iysh

see HEBREW qirya'

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 2469: Ἰσκαριώτης

Ἰσκαριώτης, and (Lachmann in Matthew 10:4; T WH in Mark 14:10; L T Tr WH in Mark 3:19; Luke 6:16) Ἰσκαριώθ, i. e. קְרִיּות אִישׁ; see Ἰούδας, 6 and Σίμων, 5. ἴσος (not ἴσος (yet often so Rst elz G Tr), which is Epic; cf. Bornemann, Scholia in Luc., p. 4; Göttling, Lehre vom Accent, p. 305; (Chandler § 406); Lipsius, Grammat. Untersuch., p. 24; (Liddell and Scott, under the word at the end; Winer's Grammar, 52)), ἴση, ἴσον, equal, in quality or in quantity: ἴση δωρεά, the same gift, Acts 11:17; ἴσαι μαρτυρίαι, agreeing testimonies, Mark 14:56, 59; ἴσον ποιεῖν τινα τίνι, to make one equal to another, in the payment of wages, Matthew 20:12; ἑαυτόν τῷ Θεῷ, to claim for oneself the nature, rank, authority, which belong to God, John 5:18; τά ἴσα ἀπολαβεῖν, Luke 6:34. The neuters ἴσον and ἴσα are often used adverbially from Homer down (cf. Passow, under the word, p. 1505a; (Liddell and Scott, under the word IV. 1); Winer's Grammar, § 27, 3 at the end): ἴσα εἶναι (Buttmann, § 129, 11), of measurement, Revelation 21:16; of state and condition, τῷ Θεῷ, Philippians 2:6 (on which see in μορφή).