zillah

zillah

[zil-uh]

Origin:
1790–1800; < Hindi zila < Persian ẓilaʿ < Arabic ḍilʿ part

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Zillah

[zil-uh]
noun
one of the two wives of Lamech. Gen. 4:19.
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zila, zilla or zillah (ˈzɪlɑː)
 
n
an administrative district in India
 
[C19: from Hindi dilah division, from Arabic dil` part]
 
zilla, zilla or zillah
 
n
 
[C19: from Hindi dilah division, from Arabic dil` part]
 
zillah, zilla or zillah
 
n
 
[C19: from Hindi dilah division, from Arabic dil` part]

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Zillah definition


shadow, one of the wives of Lamech, of the line of Cain, and mother of Tubal-cain (Gen. 4:19, 22).

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