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The singer Tom Jones growled hits like “Delilah” with shirts sweatily slashed to the navel.
Sir Tom is expected to sing Delilah and Mama Told Me Not To Come and Robbie Williams will perform Mack The Knife.
“It really is the same thing,” said Delilah Rumburg, who heads the Pennsylvania Coalition Against Rape.Joe Paterno’s Troubling Attitude Toward Sex Charges|Nick Summers|November 12, 2011|DAILY BEAST
In the Bible story of Samson and Delilah, Samson wooed and won his lady with sweet-smelling almond branches.
Delilah and Simon Peter yah-yahed and ki-yied over both of them.Throckmorton|Molly Elliot Seawell
On the side of evil, Delilah, Athaliah, and Jezebel are not less conspicuous.Expositor's Bible: Ezra, Nehemiah, and Esther|Walter Adeney
After the drill, Porter took the whole party back to Delilah's for tea.Contrary Mary|Temple Bailey
The spiriting away of the heir would thus leave the field open for the cherished plans and hopes of Delilah.The Story of an Ancient Parish|H. R. Coulthard
Saint-Saëns has one well-known work, Samson and Delilah, somewhat suggestive of oratorio.Woman's Club Work and Programs|Caroline French Benton
"temptress, treacherous lover," 1590s, from the name of the woman who seduced and betrayed Samson in Judges, from Hebrew Delilah, literally "delicate, languishing, amorous," from Semitic root d-l-l "to hang down, to languish."