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Alexander Jannaeus Maccabaeus (ben Hyrcanus Hasmonean Dynasty), King and High Priest MP (c.-125 - -76)

אלכסנדר ינאי Alexander Jannaeus (also known as Alexander Jannai/Yannai; Hebrew: אלכסנ�...

Hyrcanus II Maccabaeus (Hasmonean Dynasty), High Priest & King MP (c.-100 - -30)

HYRCANUS II (d. 30 BCE), king of Judea from 67 to 63 BCE, the son of Salome Alexandra and Alexander Jannaeus. In 76 bc he was appointed high priest by his mother, then ruler of Judea, and after her dea...