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Bar Kokba

or Bar Cocheba, Bar Cochba, Bar Kochba

[bahr kawkh-bah, -vah] /ˌbɑr ˈkɔx bɑ, -vɑ/
noun
1.
Simon, died a.d. 135, Hebrew leader of insurrection against the Romans a.d. 132–135.
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  • Again his voice thrilled with pride as it had done when he had first told the child the story of bar kochba's rebellion.

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Bar Kochba

/bɑː ˈkɒxbə; ˈkɒs-/
noun
1.
Simeon. died 135 ad, Jewish leader who led an unsuccessful revolt against the Romans in Palestine
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