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 (dĕb′ər-ə, dĕb′rə)
In the Bible, a judge and prophet who aided the Israelites in their victory over the Canaanites.

[Hebrew dəbôrâ, bee; see dbr in Semitic roots.]


(ˈdɛbərə; -brə)
1. (Bible) a prophetess and judge of Israel who fought the Canaanites (Judges 4, 5)
2. (Bible) Rebecca's nurse (Genesis 35:8)


(ˈdɛb ər ə, ˈdɛb rə)

a prophetess of Israel. Judges 4, 5.


[ˈdebərə] NDébora
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