- the commander of the Canaanite army of King Jabin: killed by Jael. Judges 4:17–22.
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Examples from the Web for sisera
But Sisera "fled away on his feet" to Jael, the wife of his friend.Fair to Look Upon
Mary Belle Freeley
Like the mother of Sisera, be looking for the expected chariot.The Words of Jesus
John R. Macduff
The Canaanites had united for a final reduction of Israel and were led by Sisera.
It is the knife which the demon Behirith gave me at the inn; but it is the nail of Sisera.Cinq Mars, Complete
Alfred de Vigny
Deborah and Barak here conquered Sisera, the general of the Canaanites.A King of Tyre
James M. Ludlow
- a defeated leader of the Canaanites, who was assassinated by Jael (Judges 4:17–21)
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