(person) A Jewish woman who saved her people by killing Holofernes.
A book of the Apocrypha telling her story.
A female given name.
Origin of judith
From Hebrewיְהוּדִית (Y'hudít, “woman from Judea, Jewess”)
Judith Sentence Examples
It appears from Judith viii.
His mother, Judith Porten, was the daughter of a London merchant.
Among the principal examples are " Roman Triumphs " (not the same compositions as the Hampton Court pictures), " A Bacchanal Festival," " Hercules and Antaeus," " Marine Gods," " Judith with the Head of Holophernes," the " Deposition from the Cross," the " Entombment," the " Resurrection," the " Man of Sorrows," the " Virgin in a Grotto."
In 819 he married Judith, daughter of Welf I., count of Bavaria, who in 823 bore him a son Charles, afterwards called the Bald.
Judith made unceasing efforts to secure a kingdom for her child; and with the support of her eldest step-son Lothair, a district was carved Out for Charles in 829.