Definition of Jephthah in English:

Jephthah

Line breaks: Jeph|thah
Pronunciation: /ˈdʒɛfθə
 
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  • (In the Bible) a judge of Israel who sacrificed his daughter in consequence of a vow that if victorious in battle he would sacrifice the first living thing that met him on his return (Judges 11, 12).

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