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Jephthah

[ jef-thuh ]
/ ˈdʒɛf θə /
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noun
a judge of Israel. Judges 11, 12.
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Jephthah
/ (ˈdʒɛfθə) /

noun
Old Testament a judge of Israel, who sacrificed his daughter in fulfilment of a vow (Judges 11:12–40)Douay spelling: Jephte (ˈdʒɛftə)
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