Reference Entry

Bar Cochba

Edited by F. L. Cross and E. A. Livingstone

in The Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church

Third edition

Published in print January 2005 | ISBN: 9780192802903
Published online January 2009 | e-ISBN: 9780199566716
Bar Cochba

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(Aram. בּר טּוטבא, i.e. ‘son of a star’; cf. Num. 24: 17). The leader of a Jewish rebellion in Palestine in ...

Reference Entry.  285 words. 

Subjects: Christianity

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