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Deborah (dĕb´ōrə), in the Bible, prophetess and judge of Israel, the only woman to hold that office. Under her guidance Barak conquered Sisera and delivered Israel from the oppression of the Canaanite King Jabin. The triumphant "Song of Deborah" is one of the most ancient literary pieces in the Bible, perhaps composed in the 12th cent. BC Pseudo-Philo discusses Deborah's appeal to the tribes and her death.

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Deborah a biblical prophet and leader who inspired the Israelite army to defeat the Canaanites. The ‘Song of Deborah’, a song of victory attributed to her, is thought to be one of the oldest sections of the Bible.

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Deborah. Oratorio by Handel to lib. by S. Humphreys, after Judges V. Mus. taken partly from earlier works. F.p. London 1733.

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Deborah. Hebrew judge. Deborah led the Israelites against Jabin, king of Canaan (Judges 4 and 5).

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