1. a legendary character condemned to roam without rest because he struck Christ on the day of the Crucifixion.
2. Also,wan'dering Jew',Wan•der•ing-jewPronunciation: (won'dur-ing jOO').[key]Also called inch plant. any of various trailing or creeping plants, as Zebrina pendula or Tradescantia fluminensis, having green or variegated leaves: a popular houseplant.