Knight of the Maccabees

noun phrase
Knight of the Mac·​ca·​bees | \ -ˈma-kə-ˌbēz How to pronounce Knight of the Maccabees (audio) \
plural Knights of the Maccabees

Definition of Knight of the Maccabees

: a member of a secret benevolent society

First Known Use of Knight of the Maccabees

1922, in the meaning defined above

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“Knight of the Maccabees.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Knight%20of%20the%20Maccabees. Accessed 16 Oct. 2021.

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