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Holofernes

[hol-uh-fur-neez, hoh-luh-] /ˌhɒl əˈfɜr niz, ˌhoʊ lə-/
noun
1.
(in the Book of Judith) a general, serving Nebuchadnezzar, who was killed by Judith.
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Holofernes

/ˌhɒləˈfɜːniːz; həˈlɒfəˌniːz/
noun
1.
the Assyrian general, who was killed by the biblical heroine Judith
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