What is another word for Maccabees II?

Pronunciation: [mˈakɐbˌiːz ɹˌə͡ʊmən tˈuː] (IPA)

Maccabees II, also known as 2 Maccabees, is a historical book in the Old Testament that chronicles the events of the Maccabean revolt against the Seleucid Empire. Some synonyms for Maccabees II include Second Book of the Maccabees, 2 Macc, and Book of the Maccabees. In addition, it is often referred to as the "Brother's War" due to its focus on the struggles between brothers of the Maccabean family. This book is highly regarded for its portrayal of Jewish identity and resistance against foreign oppression, and it continues to be studied and referenced in religious and academic circles alike.

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What are the hypernyms for Maccabees ii?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.
  • Other hypernyms:

    biblical figures, Books of the Old Testament, warriors of ancient Israel.

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