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  1. the daughter of Caleb who was promised in marriage to the conqueror of the city of Debir. Josh. 15:16–19; Judges 1:12–15.
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Examples from the Web for achsah

Historical Examples

  • Achsah was evidently a woman who could look well after her interests.

    The Expositor's Bible: The Book of Joshua

    William Garden Blaikie

  • Whoever should capture it was promised his daughter Achsah in marriage.

  • Achsah, no doubt, had her preference and her hope, though she dared not speak of them.

    Judges and Ruth

    Robert A. Watson

  • The virtue of Achsah, is it not the virtue of a true British wife?

    Judges and Ruth

    Robert A. Watson

  • He came to Osceola in 1849 and was married in 1856 to Achsah Hale.

    Fifty Years In The Northwest

    William Henry Carman Folsom