Zebah


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Zebah

(zē`bə), in the Bible, Midianite king conquered by Gideon.
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For instance, the idea of the sacrifice as a means for purification is connected less to the zebah than to the h.
Because of the benevolent and malevolent powers of the "divine ancestors" (her translation of the Hebrew phrase elohe abiw), numerous sacrifices for the dead were a part of the death cult: the zebah hayyamim and the zebah mispaha (the "annual sacrifice" and the "family sacrifice" of 1 Sam.