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Judah Maccabee was a Jewish priest (kohen) and a son of the priest Mattathias. He led the Maccabean Revolt against the Seleucid Empire (167–160 BCE).

Judah Maccabee | Jewish Virtual Library


Second leader of the Judean revolt against the Greco-Syrian empire [166 BCE]. Westerners have traditionally referred to the third son of Mattathias of Modein by  ...

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Nov 29, 2013 ... The man who accomplished this tremendous feat would forever be remembered by one badass nickname – Judah Maccabee, the Hammer of ...

Judah Maccabee


The story of Judah Maccabee begins in a little town called Modin. The town is about twenty miles from Jerusalem. Judah was one of five boys. He, and his ...

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Dec 10, 2014 ... The warrior Judas Maccabeus, or Judah of Maccabee, drawn by Julius Schnorr von Carolsfeld (1794-1872).Wikimedia Commons ...

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Dec 6, 2011 ... A comic book re-telling of the story of Judah Maccabee and his battle for religous freedom.

Judas Maccabeus Biography (Revolutionary) - Infoplease


Judas is also sometimes called Judah Maccabee… The Maccabees, also known as Hasmoneans, included Mattathias and several generations of descendants, ...

Maccabees, Jewish family - Infoplease


Maccabees. Maccabees or Machabees (both: măkˈəbēz) [key], Jewish family of the 2d and 1st cent. B.C. that brought about a restoration of Jewish political and ...

The Revolt of the Maccabees - Simple To Remember


In the hills, they organize a guerilla army, led primarily by the oldest of the sons named Judah, nicknamed Maccabee, which means “the Hammer.” Maccabee is  ...

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In waging warfare, he said, their leader should be Judah the Strong. Judah was called "Maccabee," a word composed of the initial letters of the four Hebrew ...

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Judas Maccabeus | Jewish leader | Britannica.com


Judas Maccabeus, also called Judah Maccabee, Maccabeus also spelled Maccabaeus (died 161/160 bce) Jewish guerrilla leader who defended his country ...

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Maccabean Revolt - My Jewish Learning


The revolt launched by the priest Mattathias and later led by his third son, Judah Maccabee, was both a civil war and a war against an outside enemy.