Mary (mother of Jesus)
Mary (Mariam: Aramaic: ܡܪܝܡ‎; c. 18 BC – c. 41 AD), also known as Saint Mary or the Blessed Virgin Mary, or Παναγία in Greek, is identified in the Bible and in Quran as the mother of...
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Philo
Philo of Alexandria (/ˈfaɪloʊ/; Greek: Φίλων, Philōn; c. 25 BCE – c. 50 CE), also called Philo Judaeus, was a Hellenistic Jewish philosopher who lived in Alexandria, in the Roman province of Egypt.Phi...
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Monobaz II
Monobaz II or Monobaz bar Monobaz was the son of Helena of Adiabene and Monobaz I. Like his younger brother Izates bar Monobaz and his mother, Monobaz became a convert to Judaism. He ruled as king of ...
Babatha
Babatha (also known as Babata) was a Jewish woman who lived in the port town of Maoza in modern-day Jordan at beginning of the 2nd century CE. In 1960, archeologist Yigael Yadin discovered a leather ...
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Miriam
Miriam (Hebrew: מִרְיָם,  Miryam,  Miryām ; Arabic: مريم (Maryam); see Miriam (given name)) was the sister of Moses and Aaron, and the daughter of Amram and Yocheved. She appears f...
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Esther
Esther (/ˈɛstər/; Hebrew: אֶסְתֵּר,  Ester,  ʼEstēr), born Hadassah, is the eponymous heroine of the Book of Esther.According to the Torah, Esther was a Jewish queen of the Persian king Ahas...
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Jesus
Jesus (/ˈdʒiːzəs/; Greek: Ἰησοῦς Iesous; 7–2 BC to 30–33 AD), also referred to as Jesus of Nazareth, is the central figure of Christianity, whom the teachings of most Christian denominations hol...
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Symacho
Symacho (fl. early 1st century CE) was the daughter of King Abinergaos I of Characene. She was converted to Judaism by Ananias of Adiabene. Symacho married Izates bar Monobaz during the latter's sojou...
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Alexander the Alabarch
Alexander the Alabarch (c. 10 BC – unknown AD) was an Alexandrian Jewish aristocrat. His brother was the exegete and philosopher Philo of Alexandria.
Alexander's family lived in Alexandria, Egypt....
Adamantius
Adamantius (Greek: Αδαμάντιος) was an ancient physician, bearing the title of Iatrosophista (ιατρικων λόγων σοφιστής; broadly, "professor of medicine"). Little is known of his personal history, excep...
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Joseph Cabi ben Simon
Joseph Cabi ben Simon was a Herodian-era High Priest of Israel in Jerusalem, Iudaea Province, appointed (and deposed) by Herod Agrippa II.
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Jochebed
According to the Torah, Jochebed (/ˈjɒkɨbɛd/; Hebrew: יוֹכֶבֶד / יוֹכָבֶד,  Yoḫéved / Yoḫáved  Yôḵéḇeḏ / Yôḵāḇeḏ ; "Yahweh is glory") was a daughter of Levi and mother of Aaron, Mir...
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Moses
Moses (/ˈmoʊzɪz, -zɪs/; Hebrew: מֹשֶׁה‎, Moshe Mōšéh Moše; Syriac: ܡܘܫܐ Moushe; Arabic: موسى‎ Mūsā; Greek: Mωϋσῆς Mōÿsēs in both the Septuagint and the New Testament) was, a...
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