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Sennacherib

[suh-nak-er-ib] /səˈnæk ər ɪb/
noun
1.
died 681 b.c, king of Assyria 705–681.
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  • "The armies of Sennacherib were as mighty," answered Almamen.

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  • "I look upon any such doctrine as a sinful crime," said Sennacherib.

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  • He, feeling Sennacherib's eye upon him, contrived to keep a grave face.

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  • "Theer was nobody after her here but Ezra Gold," said Sennacherib.

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  • They're making noise enough for young Sennacherib's wedding.

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  • "Canst choose betwixt that young rip and me," replied Sennacherib.

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  • "I'll leave thee to tell her," said Sennacherib, with a grunt of scorn.

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  • "Look at his poor hands," said Mrs. Sennacherib, with a pitying gusto.

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  • "So it is, Miss Blythe—so it is," Mrs. Sennacherib assented, hastily.

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  • "He give it up just about the time as you went away," repeated Mrs. Sennacherib.

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British Dictionary definitions for Sennacherib

Sennacherib

/sɛˈnækərɪb/
noun
1.
died 681 bc, king of Assyria (705–681); son of Sargon II. He invaded Judah twice, defeated Babylon, and rebuilt Nineveh
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