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Simeon ., High Priest

Hebrew: שמעון ., כהן גדול
Also Known As: "Simon", "Simeon the Just"
Birthplace: BC, of, Judea
Death: Died in Judea, Israel
Immediate Family:

Son of Onias I ben Juddua, High Priest and NN .
Husband of NN .
Father of Onias II, High Priest; Yulpath bat Simon the Just; NN . and Wife of Mattathias Simon, dau of Simon the Just
Brother of Simon, Sadducees High Priest; Eleazar . and Menasseh .

Occupation: High Priest ~~ d.284bc, Grand-prêtre
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About Simeon the Just, High Priest of Israel

There is some uncertainty about his identity. He is either Simon I (310–291 or 300–273 BCE), son of Onias I, and grandson of Jaddua, or Simon II (219–199 BCE), son of Onias II. The line here follows Josephus, who said he is son of Simon I.


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BC, of, Judea
Age 50
Judea, Israel
Age 51
Age 51
Jerusalem, Israel
Just High Priest of Israel