Sisera

[ sis-er-uh ]
/ ˈsɪs ər ə /

noun

the commander of the Canaanite army of King Jabin: killed by Jael. Judges 4:17–22.

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Sisera
/ (ˈsɪsərə) /

noun

a defeated leader of the Canaanites, who was assassinated by Jael (Judges 4:17–21)
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