Definition of Bar-Cochba in English:


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Pronunciation: /bɑːˈkɒkbə
Jewish rebel leader; known as Simeon in Jewish sources. He led the rebellion against the Romans in ad 132, and was accepted by some of his Jewish contemporaries as the Messiah.

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