Übersetzung für 'Maccabean' von Englisch nach Deutsch
Maccabean {adj}
Maccabean period
Makkabäerzeit {f}
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Übersetzung für 'Maccabean' von Englisch nach Deutsch

Maccabean {adj}

Maccabean period
Makkabäerzeit {f}bibl.hist.
Anwendungsbeispiele Englisch
  • During the Maccabean Revolt it was fortified by the Greek general Bacchides (Josephus, "Ant." XIII, 15).
  • In addition to the historical facts, Fast added some personal rivalries among the Maccabean brothers.
  • He served as a director of the Federation of American Zionists, and as an editor of "The Maccabean", the official publication of the Zionist Organization of America.
  • The two greatest twentieth-century scholars of the Maccabean revolt, Elias Bickermann and Victor Tcherikover, each placed the blame on the policies of the Jewish leaders and not on the Seleucid ruler, Antiochus IV Epiphanes, but for different reasons.
  • Gazara was, according to the Bible, a fortress of great strength in Judea that figures often in the Maccabean wars.

  • The Jewish historian Josephus also presents information that appears to show Herod the Great as also being of Maccabean (Hasmonean) descent.
  • One such incident played an important part in the history of the Maccabean Revolt against the Seleucid Empire.
  • In Jewish historical memory, connected with the Maccabean Revolt and the holiday of Hanukkah, "Antiochus" refers specifically to Antiochus IV Epiphanes.
  • Reading's early involvement with Jewish organisations included teaching part-time at the Hebrew School in St Kilda, serving as honorary secretary of Jewish literary society, Maccabean Union and serving as vice-president of the Jewish Young People's Association.
  • Coins found at the site serve as evidence that the Khirbet Qana was under Maccabean influence by the 1st century BC, though at this time no Maccabean buildings have been found at the site.

  • During the holiday of Hanukkah, places such as Modi'in are popular for those who want to see the historical sites where many of the events leading up to the Maccabean Revolt took place.
  • He also used the term "maccabean fire" because of its similarities to the "thick water" in the deuterocanonical Book of Maccabees in the Old Testament.
  • The Book of Dream Visions, containing a vision of a history of Israel all the way down to what the majority have interpreted as the Maccabean Revolt, is dated by most to Maccabean times (about 163–142 BC).
  • It is named after Judas Maccabeus, one of the great warriors in Jewish history, who led the Maccabean Revolt against the Seleucid Empire.
  • Various mystery plays in the Middle Ages portrayed the Maccabean martyrs, and depictions of their martyrdom possibly gave rise to the term "macabre", perhaps derived from the Latin "Machabaeorum".

  • He led the Maccabean Revolt against the Seleucid Empire (167–160 BCE).
  • Together with the book 1 Maccabees, it is one of the most important sources on the Maccabean Revolt.
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