philistine

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(Old Testament) the 2nd king of the Israelites; as a young shepherd he fought Goliath (a giant Philistine warrior) and killed him by hitting him in the head with a stone flung from a sling; he united Israel with Jerusalem as its capital; many of the Psalm David
(Old Testament) the Philistine mistress of Samson who betrayed him by cutting off his hair and so deprived him of his strength Delilah
(Old Testament) a giant Philistine warrior who was slain by David with a slingshot Goliath
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