Antiochus (names of Seleucid kings)
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Antiochus (names of Seleucid kings)
2. The favorite name of the Seleucid kings, whose history with reference to Jewish affairs is contained particularly in the books of Maccabees, and is predicted with remarkable minuteness in Dnl. 11. The name was first borne by one of the generals of Philip, whose son Seleucus, by the hold of the first