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  1. an Amalekite king who was captured and spared by Saul but later killed by Samuel. I Sam. 15.
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Examples from the Web for agag

Historical Examples of agag

  • He thought he could locate the place where Samuel took Agag and hewed him to pieces.

    General Gordon

    J. Wardle

  • Agag's delicacy could not deceive one who was taught of God.

    Life and Times of David

    Charles Henry Mackintosh

  • Saul was commanded to destroy Agag and all his hosts, man and beast.

    Cowley's Talks on Doctrine

    Matthias F. Cowley

  • In the time of the Judges, who does not know the story of Samuel and Agag?

  • The policy pursued was like that of Samuel to the subjects of Agag.