noun (used with a singular verb)Douay Bible.
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Example sentences from the Web for Machabees
Now in the book of Machabees, this doctrine is so plainly laid down, that no man in his senses, can contradict it.Two Addresses|Nicholas Rigby
It seems to allude to the times of Antiochus, and to the victories of the Machabees.
Who dare infer that God should then cease to be: Also in the first book of Machabees 5.