Eleazar - in ancient sources @ attalus.org
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- Jewish high priest, early 3rd century B.C.
Eleazar becomes Jewish high priest.
Jewish Bible into Greek, and sends gifts to the high priest Eleazar.
Eleazar sends seventy Jewish scholars to assist Ptolemy, who holds
history of my visit to Eleazar the High priest of the
letter to be written to Eleazar on the matter, giving als
salutation to the High Priest Eleazar. Since there are
ll.'  To this letter Eleazar replied appropriately as
tenth tribe, Jeremiah, Eleazar, Zachariah, Baneas, Elish
ccount of our journey to Eleazar, but I will first of all
astonished, when we saw Eleazar engaged in the ministrati
igression because it was Eleazar who pointed out with grea
observe how they loved Eleazar by their unwillingness
now being sent to him by Eleazar undoubtedly possessed the
earning.  And Eleazar, after offering the sacrifice,
to him the letter written by Eleazar. The king was very
upon one of our number, Eleazar, the oldest of the Jewish
with the escort he sent Eleazar ten couches with silver
attle. [Ol. 116.1] Eleazar became the 8th high priest at
Simon, the brother of Eleazar, who was high priest at
of Jaddus, for 21 years. 8. Eleazar, for 15 years. In
high priest for 21 years. 8. Eleazar was high priest for
years Simon for 11 years Eleazar for 32 years Manasses for
high priest at Jerusalem was Eleazar. After Philopator,
Onias the son of Jaddus. Then Eleazar the son of Onias.
nia, for 7 months. Eleazar the brother of Simon took over
pt, and sent votive vessels to Eleazar the high priest at
1760 in Ar.] After Eleazar, his uncle Manasses became high
Joseph:AJ_* 12.40-45 *
should be drawn up for Eleazar, the Jewish high priest,
the king was brought to Eleazar, he wrote an answer to
elders who were sent by Eleazar, and carried the law, whi
there. But when Eleazar the high priest had devoted the
these that were sent by Eleazar;  but as the old men
to him, whose name was Eleazar, who was a priest, and
them he sent to Eleazar the high priest ten beds, with
priest;  for after Eleazar's death, his uncle Manass
which Simon was the brother of Eleazar, as I said before.
- a Jewish martyr in the persecution by Antiochus Epiphanes
Eleazar is put to death for refusing to eat unclean meat.
efly with the story. 18 Eleazar, one of the scribes in
for the sake of virtue, Eleazar and the seven brothers
4Macc_* 5-9 *
een rounded up, one man, Eleazar by name, leader of the
you stood and watched Eleazar being tortured, and said
endless life. 13 Eleazar was the first contestant; the
inhabitants]; he took Eleazar the high priest of the
- the brother of Judas, killed by an elephant in battle
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das called Maccabaeus, Eleazar called Avaran, and Jonath
ing's army fell. 43 And Eleazar, called Avaran, saw that
called Maccabaeus, and Eleazar, who was called Auran,
when his brother Eleazar, whom they called Auran, saw
the elephant fell upon Eleazar, and by his weight crushe
battle, Judas's brother Eleazar, seeing the very highest
proved to be Antiochus, Eleazar had performed nothing mor
- the father of Jason, a friend of Judas
os, and Jason the son of Eleazar, and sent them to Rome
hn, and Jason the son of Eleazar, and by them desired the
and by Jason the son of Eleazar, when Judas was high prie
- a Pharisee, who criticised Hyrcanus
there, whose name was Eleazar, a man of an ill temper,
told Hyrcanus that Eleazar had cast such a reproach upon
- guardian of the temple money at Jerusalem, 1st century B.C.
ures, and whose name was Eleazar, that gave him this beam,
known to no others; but Eleazar alone knew it;  yet
- a Jewish priest during the reign of Ptolemy Philopator
 Then a certain Eleazar, famous among the priests of
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