Herod

Strong’s Dictionary of Greek Words:

Greek:
Ἡρώδης
Transliteration:
Herodes
Phonic:
hay-ro’-dace
Meaning:
compound of ἥρως (a "hero") and 1491; heroic; Herod, the name of four Jewish kings
KJV Usage:
Herod

Jackson’s Dictionary of Scripture Proper Names:

heroic

Potts’ Bible Proper Names:

Son of a hero; mount of pride:―name of four Jewish kings, Matt. 2:1. {Herois filius}