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In the Bible, a descendant of Cain who is said to have invented musical instruments.


(Bible) Old Testament the alleged inventor of musical instruments (Genesis 4:21)


(ˈdʒu bəl)

a descendant of Cain: the progenitor of musicians and those who produce musical instruments. Gen. 4:21.
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The Nautilus penetrated into the Straits of Jubal, which leads to the Gulf of Suez.
I was running away from Jubal the Ugly One," she answered, as though that was explanation quite sufficient.
So I knew that Jubal the Ugly One would come and take me as his mate.
Dian is the daughter of kings, though her father is no longer king since the sadok tossed him and Jubal the Ugly One wrested his kingship from him.
Before I had known her, Jubal the Ugly One had pursued her across a savage world to make her his mate.
Western icon Randolph Scott battles outlaws on July 1, in THE TALL T with Maureen O'Sullivan and Chris Olsen, and dodges a murder charge in BUCHANAN RIDES ALONE; then, Van Johnson sabotages American troops in THE LAST BLITZKRIEG, and Cliff Robertson surrenders in BATTLE OF THE CORAL SEA(July 8); Glenn Ford and Ernest Borgnine star in JUBAL, and Gary Merrill makes peace with the Sioux in THE BLACK DAKOTAS(July 15); Steve McQueen leads the charge in THE WAR LOVER, and Kerwin Mathews witnesses a murder in Guadalcanal in TARAWA BEACHHEAD(July 22); Kurt Russell and Tim Matheson face Old West perils in THE LONGEST DRIVE, and Michael J.
A few miles away lies the Southern bastion town of Lynchburg, which never fell to the Unionists, due to the rearguard action of another splendidly named Southern general, Jubal A.
One would think this would end trouble - but it's only beginning when it's discovered that Jubal was already dead before the storm, and that murder may have been involved.
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He is deaf in one ear and he is descended from Confederate American Civil War general Jubal Early.
At the foot of the monolith sit Cork and Jubal Little, the presumptive future Governor of Minnesota.
Reports said that the lane-jumping car was speeding on the Jubal highway in eastern Saudi Arabia when it struck the bus on its left side and sliced through the body, causing the deaths and injuries among the 21 students, mainly Arabs and Asians.