Definition of Maccabees

Common misspellings:
  • maccabies (0.0%)
  • maccabeans (100.0%)
  • macabees (0.0%)
  • macabee (0.0%)
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Examples of usage:
  1. He had dreamed of her glory as he listened at his mother's knee to the wonder tales of David and Solomon and the brave adventures of the fighting Maccabees - The Valley of Vision by Henry Van Dyke

  2. In 2 Maccabees xv - On Prayer and The Contemplative Life by St. Thomas Aquinas

  3. The Chief sat on a chair reading a lecture on the Maccabees - The Loom of Youth by Alec Waugh