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In the Bible, a judge and prophet who aided the Israelites in their victory over the Canaanites.
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1. (Bible) a prophetess and judge of Israel who fought the Canaanites (Judges 4, 5)
2. (Bible) Rebecca's nurse (Genesis 35:8)
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Deb•o•rah(ˈdɛb ər ə, ˈdɛb rə)
a prophetess of Israel. Judges 4, 5.
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