Jezebel

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Jez·e·bel

 (jĕz′ə-bĕl′) fl. ninth century bc.
Phoenician princess and queen of Israel as the wife of Ahab. According to the Bible, she encouraged idolatry and was ultimately killed by Jehu.

jez·e·bel

 (jĕz′ə-bĕl′, -bəl)
n.
A woman who is regarded as evil and scheming.

[After Jezebel.]

Jezebel

(ˈdʒɛzəˌbɛl; -bəl)
n
1. (Bible) Old Testament the wife of Ahab, king of Israel: she fostered the worship of Baal and tried to destroy the prophets of Israel (I Kings 18:4–13); she was killed by Jehu (II Kings 9:29–37)
2. (sometimes not capital) a shameless or scheming woman

Jez•e•bel

(ˈdʒɛz əˌbɛl, -bəl)

n.
1. the wife of Ahab, king of Israel. I Kings 16:31.
2. (often l.c.) a wicked, shameless woman.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Jezebel - wife of Ahab who was king of IsraelJezebel - wife of Ahab who was king of Israel; according to the Old Testament she was a cruel immoral queen who fostered the worship of Baal and tried to kill Elijah and other prophets of Israel (9th century BC)
2.jezebel - a shameless impudent scheming woman
adult female, woman - an adult female person (as opposed to a man); "the woman kept house while the man hunted"

Jezebel

noun harlot, witch, jade, virago, wanton, hussy, harridan 'You Jezebel! How could you steal my man from me?'
Translations
Jezabel
Isebel
JézabelJezebel
איזבל
Gezabele
イゼベル
ištvirkėlėJezebelėpaleistuvė
Izebel
Jesabel
Izebel
JezabelJezebel
IsebelJezebelJisebel
耶洗別

Jezebel

[ˈdʒezəbel] NJezabel

Jezebel

n (Bibl) → Isebel f; (fig)verruchtes Weib
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