Pronunciation: ( jOOd), [key]
1. a book of the New Testament.
2. the author of this book, sometimes identified with Judas, the brother of James.
3. See Judas (def. 3).
4. a male given name, form of Judd or Judah.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.