Holofernes

Holofernes

[hol-uh-fur-neez, hoh-luh-]
noun
(in the Book of Judith) a general, serving Nebuchadnezzar, who was killed by Judith.
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Holofernes (ˌhɒləˈfɜːniːz, həˈlɒfəˌniːz)
 
n
the Assyrian general, who was killed by the biblical heroine Judith

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