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Words nearby Maccabean
Example sentences from the Web for Maccabean
Even the Judeans at the time of the Maccabean revolt could not be immune.
Until the Maccabean revolt, he explained, most Jews were content to sleep peacefully in family caves after death.
Throughout the history of the Maccabean wars Gezer or Gazara plays the part of an important frontier post.
There is no proof that even the Law and the Prophets existed in such a form before the Maccabean period.The Bible|John E. Remsburg
With the downfall of the Maccabean dynasty, however, the older idea revived in the 1st cent.
Had Daniel existed before the Maccabean epoch, it is impossible that the rank of the Book should have been deliberately ignored.
And that the same use of plays on words was still common in the Maccabean epoch we see in the Story of Susanna.