Definition of Josephus, Flavius in English:

Josephus, Flavius

proper noun

  • (c.37–c.100), Jewish historian, general, and Pharisee; born Joseph ben Matthias. His "Jewish War" gives an eyewitness account of the events that led up to the Jewish revolt against the Romans in 66, in which he was a leader.

Pronunciation:

Josephus, Flavius

/jōˈsēfəs/