Definition of Judith in English:

Judith

Syllabification: Ju·dith
Pronunciation: /ˈjo͞odəTH
 
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  • 1(In the Apocrypha) a rich Israelite widow who saved the town of Bethulia from Nebuchadnezzar’s army by seducing the besieging general Holofernes and cutting off his head while he slept.
  • 1.1A book of the Apocrypha recounting the story of Judith.

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