Definition of Samuel in English:

Samuel

Syllabification: Sam·u·el
Pronunciation: /ˈsamyə(wə)l
 
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  • 1(In the Bible) a Hebrew prophet who rallied the Israelites after their defeat by the Philistines and became their ruler.
  • 1.1Either of two books of the Bible covering the history of ancient Israel from Samuel’s birth to the end of the reign of David.

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