Some Notable First-Century BCE Palestinian Jews With Greek Names https://mosaicmagazine.com/observation/history-ideas/2018/10/some-notable-first-century-bce-palestinian-jews-with-greek-names/

A recent archaeological discovery in Jerusalem reminds us that Jews once bore names like Antigonus, Aristobulus, and, possibly, Daedalus.

October 24, 2018 | Philologos
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A stone column recently discovered in a Jerusalem excavation, on which is chiseled the Hebrew/Aramaic inscription “Hananiah bar Dodalos mi-Yerushalayim.” Danit Levy, Israel Antiquities Authority.

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