Bernice, or Berenice

(bringing victory ), the eldest daughter of Herod Agrippa I. ( Acts 12:1 ) etc. She was first married to her uncle Herod, king of Chaleis, and after his death (A.D. 48) she lived under circumstances of great suspicion with her own brother, Agrippa II., in connection with whom she is mentioned, ( Acts 25:13 Acts 25:23 ; 26:30 ) as having visited Festus on his appointment as procurator of Judea.

Bibliography Information

Smith, William, Dr. "Entry for 'Bernice, or Berenice'". "Smith's Bible Dictionary". . 1901.