Judas Maccabæus

Judas Maccabæus, a son of Mattathias (q.v.), who succeeded his father in the leadership of the Jews against the Syrians in the war of the Maccabees, and who gave name to the movement, a man of chivalric temper, great energy, firm determination, dauntless courage, and powerful physique; who, with the elect of his countrymen of kindred spirit encountered and overthrew the Syrians in successive engagements, till before a great muster of the foe his little army was overwhelmed and himself slain in 160 B.C. See Maccabees.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

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