- a feminine name: dim. Debbie, Debby; var. Debra
- Bible a prophetess and one of the judges of Israel: Judg. 4 & 5
Origin of DeborahClassical Hebrew (language) deb?r?h, literally , a bee
In the Bible, a judge and prophet who aided the Israelites in their victory over the Canaanites.
Origin of DeborahHebrew d&schwa;bôrâ, bee; see dbr1 in Semitic roots.