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  1. flourished 2nd century a.d., author of a Targum of the Pentateuch known as the Targum of Onkelos.
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Historical Examples of onkelos

  • Onkelos carried the Pharisaical intolerance to the last degree.

    The Trial of Jesus from a Lawyer's Standpoint, Vol. II (of II)

    Walter M. Chandler

  • Who was the real author cannot be determined with certainty, only that he lived after the so-called Onkelos.