follow Dictionary.com

Why is the ninth month called September?

Bar Kokba

[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.
Also, Bar Cocheba, Bar Cochba, Bar Kochba.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for bar kochba

Bar Kochba

/bɑː ˈkɒxbə; ˈkɒs-/
noun
1.
Simeon. died 135 ad, Jewish leader who led an unsuccessful revolt against the Romans in Palestine
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for Bar Kokba

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for bar

5
6
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for bar kochba