BACENOR bə se’ nôr (Βακήνωρ). A Jewish officer in the army of Judas Maccabeus who fought in the war against Gorgias, the governor of Idumea (
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia (1915)
Bakenor: An officer in the army of Judas Maccabee engaged in war against Gorgias, governor of Idumaea (2 Macc 12:35). Compare Ant, XlI, viii, 6.