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Accos

ACCOS

ak'-os (Hakchos):

The grandfather of Eupolemus, whom Judas Maccabeus sent with others to Rome in 161 BC, to negotiate a "league of amity and confederacy" (1 Maccabees 8:17). The name occurs In the Old Testament as Hakkoz (haqqots), who was a priest in the reign of David (1?Chronicles 24:10).


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Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Entry for 'ACCOS'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". 1915.