Menestheus
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MENESTHEUS

me-nes'-thus, me-nes'-the-us (Menestheus Codex Alexandrinus, Menestheseos): The father of Apollonius, a general of Epiphanes (2 Maccabees 4:21 and in 2 Maccabees 4:4 the Revised Version (British and American), following a conjecture of Hort Menestheos for mainesthai heos the latter is retained in Swete and Fritzache). "Son of Menestheus" is added to distinguish this Apollonius from "Apollonius, Son of Thrasaeus" (2 Maccabees 3:5) and "Apollonius, Son of Gennaeus" (2 Maccabees 12:2).

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Menestheus
... Int. Standard Bible Encyclopedia MENESTHEUS. me-nes'-thus, me-nes'-the-us
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Apollonius
... interest of Demetrius. (3) Son of Menestheus, and favorite and chief minister
of Antiochus Epiphanes (2 Maccabees 4:21). He went ...
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