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Apollophanes
Dictionaries
The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Apollophanes
Apollophanes (Ἀπολλοφάνης, Apollophanēs). A Syrian killed by Judas Maccabeus and his army (2 Macc 10:37).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Apollophanes (Person)
APOLLOPHANES (PERSON) [Gk Apollophanēs (Ἀπολλοφανης)]. A Syrian whom the army of Judah the Maccabee slew at the fortress of Gazara (2 Macc 10:37). The Maccabean forces had pursued Timotheus, the defeated commander of an invading Syrian army, to the fortress at Gazara, in the low hills of W Judaea.
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Apollophanes
Apollophanes ap-ə-lofʹə-nēz [GK. Apollophanēs]. A Syrian killed by Judas Maccabeus (2 Macc. 10:37).
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Apollophanes
APOLLOPHANES Syrian warrior during the intertestamental period. Apollophanes was killed at a fortress named Gazara by the forces of Judas Maccabeus (2 Macc 10:37). His death occurred after a dramatic battle in which the Jewish forces relied on the Lord for victory, in contrast with the Syrians who “made
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
APOLLOPHANES
APOLLOPHANES<ap-o-lof’-a-nez>, <a-pol-o-fa’-nez> ([ ʼΑπολλοφάνης, Apollophanes]): A Syrian killed by Judas Maccabeus (2 Macc 10:37).
Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology, Volumes I–III
APOLLOPHANES
APOLLO′PHANES (Ἀπολλοφάνης). 1. Of Antioch, a Stoic philosopher, was a friend of Ariston of Chios, on whom he wrote a work called Ἀρίστων. (Athen. vii. p. 281.) Diogenes Laërtius (vii. 140, comp. 92) mentions a work of his called φυσική. His name also occurs in Tertullian. (De Anim. 14.) Some writers
The Zondervan Encyclopedia of the Bible, Volume 1, A–C
Apollophanes
Apollophanes ap′uh-lof′uh-neez (Ἀπολλοφάνης). A Syrian who, with his brothers Timothy and Chaereas, was slain in the fortress Gazara (Gezer) after its capture by the army of Judas Maccabee (2 Macc. 10:37).
The International Standard Bible Encyclopaedia, Volumes 1–5
Apollophanes
APOLLOPHANES, ap-o-lofʹa-nēz, a-pol-ō̇-fāʹnēz (Ἀπολλοφάνης, Apollophánēs): A Syrian killed by Judas Maccabaeus (2 Macc 10:37).
All the People in the Bible: An A–Z Guide to the Saints, Scoundrels, and Other Characters in Scripture
Apollophanes
Apollophanes [ap-uh-lof-uh-nēz]: one of three Syrians killed at Gazara by soldiers of Judas Maccabeus (2 Macc. 10:37)
The New Interpreter’s Dictionary of the Bible, Volumes 1–5
APOLLOPHANES
APOLLOPHANES ap´uh-lof´uh-neez [Ἀπολλοφάνης Apollophanēs]. An Ammonite killed with his brothers Chaereas and Timothy by “twenty young men” in Judas Maccabeus’ army at Gazara (2 Macc 10:32–37; 1 Macc 5:6–8).