Definition of Jephthah in English:

Jephthah

Syllabification: Jeph·thah
Pronunciation: /ˈjefTHə, yifˈtäKH
 
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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.

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