Battles A List of the Maccabean Revolt Battles Involving Maccabees

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List of Maccabees battles in the Maccabean Revolt, listed alphabetically with photos, images, and maps when possible. Every major battle, skirmish, or conflict in Maccabean Revolt involving the Maccabees is included here, along with information like exactly where the battle took place. If you want to learn even more about these Maccabean Revolt battles that involved Maccabean Revolt you can click on the names of the battles for more information.

List features items like Battle of Beth Zur and Battle of Emmaus.

This list answers the question, "What Maccabean Revolt battles was Maccabees involved in?"

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Battle of Adasa is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list A List of the Maccabean Revolt Battles Involving Maccabees
Adasa - The Battle of Adasa was fought in 13th of the month Adar, 161 BC at Adasa, near Beth-horon, between the Maccabees of Judas Maccabeus and the Seleucid Empire, whose army was led by Nicanor. ...more

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Battle of Beth Horon is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list A List of the Maccabean Revolt Battles Involving Maccabees
Bethoron - The Battle of Beth Horon was fought in 166 BC between Jewish forces led by Judas Maccabaeus and a Seleucid Empire force under the command of Seron. The rebel army led by Judas Maccabeus was ...more

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Battle of Beth Zur is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list A List of the Maccabean Revolt Battles Involving Maccabees
Beth-zur - The Battle of Beth Zur was fought between the Maccabees led by Judas Maccabeus and a Seleucid Greek army led by Viceroy Lysias in 164 BC. Maccabeus won the battle, and was able to recapture ...more

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Battle of Beth Zechariah is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list A List of the Maccabean Revolt Battles Involving Maccabees
Beth-Zechariah, Jordan - The Battle of Beth-Zechariah was fought between the Jewish Maccabeans and Greek forces during the Maccabean revolt against the Seleucid Empire.

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Battle of Elasa is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list A List of the Maccabean Revolt Battles Involving Maccabees
Ramallah - The Battle of Elasa was fought between Jewish and Seleucid armies during the Maccabean Revolt against the Seleucid Empire. The skirmish resulted in the defeat of outnumbered Maccabee forces and ...more

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Battle of Emmaus is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list A List of the Maccabean Revolt Battles Involving Maccabees
Emmaus Nicopolis, Jordan - The Battle of Emmaus took place in 166 BC between the Hasmonean forces of Judea, led by Judas Maccabeus, also spelled Machabeus, or Maccabaeus, known to history as Judah the Hammer, and the ...more

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Battle of Wadi Haramia is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list A List of the Maccabean Revolt Battles Involving Maccabees
Ma'ale Levona - The Battle of Wadi Haramia was the first hand-to-hand combat battle fought between the Maccabees and the Seleucid Empire in 167 BCE. The Jewish forces were led by Judas Maccabeus and the ...more