Pontius Pilate

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Pontius Pilate
Prefect o Roman Judaea
Ecce homo by Antonio Ciseri (1).jpg
Ecce Homo ("Behold the Man"), Antonio Ciseri's depiction o Pilate presentin a scourged Jesus tae the fowk o Jerusalem.
Born afore A.D.
Italia, Roman Empire
Died c. AD 36 [1]
Italia, Roman Empire
Spoose Claudia Procula
Occupation Roman govrenor o Judea

Pontius Pilate (Laitin: Pontius Pīlātus, Greek: Πόντιος Πιλάτος, Pontios Pīlātos) wis the fift prefect o the Roman province o Judaea frae AD 26–36.[1][2] He served unner Emperor Tiberius, an is best kent today for the trial an crucifixion o Jesus Christ.

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  1. 1.0 1.1 "Britannica Online: Pontius Pilate". Britannica.com. Retrieved 21 Mairch 2012. 
  2. Jona Lendering. "Judaea". Livius.org. Retrieved 21 Mairch 2012.