Category:Eleazar Maccabeus

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Eleazar Avaran 
Maccabean revolutionary
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Date of death162 BC
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Eleazar Avaran (es); エレアザル (ja); Eleazar Avaran (sv); Eleazar Avaran (id); Eleazar Machabeusz (pl); אלעזר המכבי (he); Eleazar Makkabeüs (nl); אלעזר המכבי (yi); Eleazar Avaran (eu); Eleazar Avaran (de); Eleazar Avaran (en); Eleazar Avaran (en-gb); Eleazar Avaran (en-ca); Ελεάζαρ Αβαράν (el); Eleazar Avaran (da) Maccabean revolutionary (en); krijger (nl)

According to 1 Maccabees, Eleazar identified a war elephant that he believed to carry the Seleucid King Antiochus V. He decided to attack the elephant and thrust a spear into its belly. The dead elephant then collapsed upon Eleazar, killing him as well.

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