Judith definition

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In the Bible, a Jewish heroine who rescued her people by slaying an Assyrian general.
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(name, person, proper) A feminine name: dim. Judy.
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A book of the Old Testament of some Christian Bibles; a book of the Vulgate Apocrypha.
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The protagonist of the Biblical book of Judith.
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The name of A wife of Esau.
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(person) A Jewish woman who saved her people by killing Holofernes.
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A book of the Apocrypha telling her story.
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A female given name.
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Origin of judith

  • From Hebrew יְהוּדִית (Y'hudít, “woman from Judea, Jewess”)

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