Definitions for 1 maccabees

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. I Maccabees, 1 Maccabees(noun)

    an Apocryphal book describing the life of Judas Maccabaeus

Wiktionary

  1. 1 Maccabees(ProperNoun)

    The first book of Maccabees of the Old Testament Apocrypha.

Freebase

  1. 1 Maccabees

    The First book of Maccabees is a book written in Hebrew by a Jewish author after the restoration of an independent Jewish kingdom, about the latter part of the 2nd century BC. The original Hebrew is lost and the most important surviving version is the Greek translation contained in the Septuagint. The book is held as canonical scripture by some Christian churches, but not by most Protestant groups. Such Protestants consider it to be an apocryphal book. In modern-day Judaism, the book is often of great historical interest, but has no official religious status.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of 1 maccabees in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of 1 maccabees in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Amit Re’em:

    We’re still searching, we’re looking for the smoking gun, the hard evidence that will enable us to tell people that this is the Tomb of the Maccabees.

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