delilah

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A beautiful, cunning and treacherous woman; a femme fatale

Though she is something of a Delilah, she is still considered the heroine of the novel.

A female given name of biblical origin

Leila! she said enigmatically. Have you seen her? I went to her flat last week with Dad - he likes her. Delilah is her real name, you know. All men like her. And Captain Fort is her lover..

The mistress of Samson who betrays him to the Philistines

And Delilah said to Samson, Tell me, I pray thee, wherein thy great strength lieth, and wherewith thou mightest be bound to afflict thee.

hence, a harlot; a temptress
A female given name of uncertain Hebrew origin, often defined as meaning "delightful, seductive"
{i} Samson's mistress (Biblical); female first name
The Biblical figure of the Old Testament (Book of Judges, chapter 16), who appears as Samsons mistress and seduces him into revealing the secret of his superhuman strength, which she then betrays to the Philistines
in the Old Testament of the Bible, a woman who persuades Samson to trust her and tell her what makes him so strong. When he tells her that it is his hair, she tricks him into having his hair cut off to make him weak
(Old Testament) the Philistine mistress of Samson who betrayed him by cutting off his hair and so deprived him of his strength
a woman who is considered to be dangerously seductive
The mistress of Samson, who betrayed him Judges xvi
Samson and Delilah
two characters from a story in the Old Testament
delilah

    Silbentrennung

    De·li·lah

    Türkische aussprache

    dılaylı

    Aussprache

    /dəˈlīlə/ /dəˈlaɪlə/

    Etymologie

    [ di-'lI-l& ] (noun.) Of uncertain Hebrew origin, often defined as meaning "delightful, seductive".

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