Naboth, for denying his vineyard to king Achab, is by jezabel's commandment, falsely accused and stoned to death.
And jezabel, his wife, went in to him, and said to him: What is the matter that thy soul is so grieved?
"jezabel" has turned out to be one of those dreams that lead men on to the knowledge of themselves.
And they sent to jezabel, saying: Naboth is stoned, and is dead.
To-day, "jezabel" still exists only in the libretto of Flegg and in the series of sketches deposited in the composer's portfolio.
And Achab told jezabel all that Elias had done, and how he had slain all the prophets with the sword.
Neither are you a favorite with Isabel, or jezabel, as he calls her.
And the dogs shall eat jezabel, in the field of Jezrahel, and there shall be no one to bury her.
"impudent woman," 1550s, after Jezebel, the wicked Tyrean princess who married Ahab, king of Israel (Kings xxi:5-23), from Hebrew Izebhel, "a name of uncertain origin and meaning" [Klein].