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With her death the line of Asmonean claimants to the throne was ended.Oriental Women
Edward Bagby Pollard
He reigned in a state of magnificence unknown to the Asmonean princes.
The Asmonean princes had violently converted entire populations to it (Idumeans, Itureans, etc.).The Apostles
The Asmonean royalty, nevertheless, was always distracted by profound interior vices.English Conferences of Ernest Renan
The insulted and decimated Jews now rallied under Mattathias, the founder of the Asmonean dynasty.