Jonathan - in ancient sources @ attalus.org
This is part of the index of names on the attalus website. The names occur either in lists of events (arranged by year, from the 4th to the 1st century B.C.) or in translations of sources. There are many other sources available in translation online - for a fuller but less precise search, Search Ancient Texts.
On each line there is a link to the page where the name can be found.
Maccabaeus - son of Mattathias; Jewish leader, 161-143 B.C.
→ Wikipedia entry
Jonathan becomes Jewish leader.
The death of John the brother of Jonathan.
battle between Bacchides and Jonathan by the river Jordan.
Peace between Jonathan and the Syrians.
Alexander Balas appoints Jonathan as high priest of the Jews.
emaeus VI; Alexander summons Jonathan and treats him with great honou
Jonathan defeats Apollonius, the general of Demetrius.
Alexander Balas honours Jonathan.
Jonathan meets Demetrius at Ptolemais, and wins his support.
Tryphon honours Jonathan.
ecisive battle near Asor between Jonathan and the army of Demetrius.
Jonathan sends an embassy to renew the treaties with Rome and Sparta.
Jonathan foils a Syrian night attack near Hamath.
Jonathan restores the walls and fortifications of Jerusalem.
Tryphon lures Jonathan to Ptolemais and captures him.
Jonathan builds the first fortress on the site of Masada.
Tryphon kills Jonathan the high priest.
Judas, his brother Jonathan, another son of Mattathias,
445'A] [Ol. 163.2] Jonathan Maccabaeus became the 17th hig
on, the brother of Jonathan Maccabaeus, became the 18th
for 33 years. 17. Jonathan, the brother of Judas, for 17
the country. 17. Jonathan Maccabaeus was high priest for
Maccabaeus for 13 years Jonathan for 9 years Simon for
after him, his brother Jonathan [was leader]; and after
the son of Onias Then Jonathan the brother of Judas The
ars. [1871 in Ar.] Jonathan, the leader and high priest
155.4 * .  Jonathan [became] leader of the Jews,
862] [1861 in Ar.] Jonathan, the brother of Judas and lead
Syria and Asia, honoured Jonathan with a precious crown
cherously" - Ar.] killed Jonathan the high priest of the
zar, who was called Auran, and Jonathan, who was called
another of his brothers, Jonathan, made haste into the lan
cabaeus, and his brother Jonathan, they passed over the
himself, and his brother Jonathan, were in the land of Gil
432] But Simon and Jonathan, Judas's brethren, received
Joseph:AJ_* 13.5-14 *
ner, came to his brother Jonathan, and desired him that
same time one came to Jonathan, and to his brother Simo
and much riches:  so Jonathan and Simon thinking this
Joseph:AJ_* 13.22-28 *
However, Simon and Jonathan returned to the lakes of the
Joseph:AJ_* 13.32-34 *
home.  When Jonathan understood these his intention
Joseph:AJ_* 13.37-48 *
also sent ambassadors to Jonathan about a league of mutual
citadel, as to permit Jonathan your high priest to poss
over, Alexander wrote to Jonathan the high priest, and des
a great army, sent to Jonathan the high priest, and tol
Joseph:AJ_* 13.91-94 *
may fly."  With this Jonathan was irritated; and choos
Joseph:AJ_* 13.99-105 *
 Upon which Jonathan pursued them as far as Azotus,
Joseph:AJ_* 13.121-128 *
ephants.  But Jonathan the high priest levied an army
Joseph:AJ_* 13.133-137 *
now in.  But Jonathan the high priest, being desirou
Joseph:AJ_* 13.142-148 *
hem away to Jerusalem to Jonathan, with an ample testimony
151] This provoked Jonathan to besiege them, and to harass
 so they sent to Jonathan, and professed they woul
Joseph:AJ_* 13.158-166 *
his own.  But Jonathan removed out of Galilee, and
before, and came against Jonathan; but as soon as he was
Joseph:AJ_* 13.177-183 *
nders were informed that Jonathan knew what they intended,
Joseph:AJ_* 13.187-196 *
fear that he was in of Jonathan was an obstacle to this
Joseph:AJ_* 13.201-209 *
hat instead of Judas and Jonathan his brethren, he should
zeal about the burial of Jonathan, and the building of the
onians in war, appointed Jonathan to be their high priest,
[2.] &  When Jonathan, who was Judas's brother, succ
- a leader of the Sadducees, late 2nd cenutry B.C.
Now there was one Jonathan, a very great friend of Hyrcan
ation. It was this Jonathan who chiefly irritated him, and
- son of Onias; Jewish envoy, 1st century B.C.
the son of Chaereas, and Jonathan the, son of Onias." [223
- one of the Jews who translated the bible into Greek, 3rd century B.C.
the fourth tribe, Jonathan, Abraeus, Elisha, Ananias, Cha
Jason, Jesus, Theodotus, John, Jonathan. Of the ninth trib
Jonathan → see
← Search for another name
This page © Andrew Smith, 2016 :
Attalus' home page