Sentence Examples


  • The people were presumably out of sympathy with hellenizers, whether they belonged to the house of Onias or that of Tobiah.
  • The hellenizers had not lost all hope of converting the nation and were indisposed to acquiesce in the concordat.
  • The Hellenizers still enjoyed the royal favour and Jonathan made no attempt to dispossess them.
  • By this time (103 B.C.) it was clear that the Hasmonaeans were - from the point of view of a purist - practically indistinguishable from the Hellenizers whom Judas had opposed so keenly, except that they did not abandon the formal observances of Judaism, and even enforced them upon foreigners.
  • Many hellenizers rallied round those who were minded to die rather than abjure their religion.

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