Joseph ben Matthias

Definitions of Joseph ben Matthias

n Jewish general who led the revolt of the Jews against the Romans and then wrote a history of those events (37-100)

Flavius Josephus, Josephus
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full general, general
a general officer of the highest rank
historian, historiographer
a person who is an authority on history and who studies it and writes about it
a member of an ancient Jewish sect noted for strict obedience to Jewish traditions

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